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Date of Posting:  September 15, 2017


Hiring Unit & Address: Biology Department,

Stewart Biology Bldg.


Application Deadline Date: September 22, 2017


Course Title: Several Biology courses (200 and 300 level)


Course Number: 


Instructor:  Gregor Fussmann and Torsten Bernhardt

Hours of Work: (per term)  90


Number of TA positions available (estimate): 4


Date of Appointment


Starting:  September 25, 2017


Ending:  December 28, 2017




Hourly rate:  $28.61


Per Term:  $2574.90

Required Duties:

Broadly, the teaching assistant will contribute to teaching and curriculum development in Biology by acquiring data on teaching. Specific duties:

-        Attend lectures in several Biology courses (200 and 300 level)

-        Take notes during classes and review and compile materials distributed by course instructors

-        Provide feedback to Fussmann/Bernhard about synergism vs. redundancy of materials taught

-        (a) orally, by participating in meetings

-        (b) by providing a written report


Qualifications Required:


-        Broad understanding of basic biology





Language requirements (if relevant): English


Name and Title of Course Supervisor: G. Fussmann, Professor


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.