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Date of Posting:  March 5, 2018


Hiring Unit & Address:  Biology Department,

Stewart Biology Bldg., Room N7/9A


Application Deadline Date:  April 5, 2018


Course Title:  Herpetology


Course Number:  BIOL 427 (Fall)


Instructor:  David Green

Hours of Work: (per term)  90


Number of TA positions available (estimate): 1

Date of Appointment


Starting:  September 4, 2018


Ending:  December 14, 2018



Hourly rate:  $29.33

Per Term: $2639.70

Required Duties:

- Lab setup and take-down for 10 labs ; find appropriate specimens in the collection; lab cleanup

- Answers questions during lab period

- Must be available to students for questions and give students access to specimens for the week preceding the lab exam

- Accompanies the class and assists during an afternoon field trip

- Attends all seminar sessions

- Assists the course supervisor in preparing and administering the lab exam

- Provides an evaluation of each student seminar

- Assists in marking quizzes and the lab exam


Qualifications Required:

- Knowledge of organismal biology, ecology, and/or systematics.

- Familiarity with and knowledge of amphibians and reptiles



Language requirements (if relevant):


Name and Title of Course Supervisor:  Prof. D. Green


Dept. Authorization:




NOTE: All applicants must apply in writing, using the application form provided, to the appropriate Hiring Unit by the Application deadline (see above).

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