TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP

 

POSITION POSTING

 

McGILL UNIVERSITY

 

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Date of Posting:  March 1, 2017

 

Hiring Unit & Address:  Biology Department,

Stewart Biology Bldg., Room W4/1

 

Application Deadline Date:  March 31, 2017

 

Course Title:  Freshwater Invertebrate Ecology 

 

Course Number:  BIOL 418 (Fall)

 

Instructor:  Anthony Ricciardi

Hours of Work: (per term)  90

 

Number of TA positions available (estimate): 1

Date of Appointment

 

Starting:  September 3, 2017

 

Ending:  December 16, 2017

Salary

 

Hourly rate:  $28.61

Per Term: $2574.90

Required Duties:

-  Prepare and demonstrate weekly laboratory sessions;

-  Consult with students during regular office hours;

-  Contribute to the grading of midterm and lab exams. 

 

Qualifications Required:

Strong background knowledge in the biology of freshwater invertebrates - including how to collect and identify different North American species in lakes and rivers.  Research experience with freshwater (particularly benthic) invertebrates.     

 

 

Language requirements (if relevant):  

 

Name and Title of Course Supervisor:  Prof. A. Ricciardi

 

Dept. Authorization:

 

Date:

 

NOTE: All applicants must apply in writing, using the application form provided, to the appropriate Hiring before the close of the posting.

NOTE: Announcements are considered tentative, pending final determination of course offerings and enrolments.