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Date of Posting:   April 15, 2017


Hiring Unit & Address:  Biology Department,

Stewart Biology Bldg., Room W4/1


Application Deadline Date:  May 15, 2017


Course Title:  Basic Genetics


Course Number:  BIOL 202 (Winter)


Instructor:  Profs. N. Moon/Daniel Schoen/L. Nilson

Hours of Work: (per term)  180


Number of TA positions available (estimate): 4

Date of Appointment


Starting: January 8, 2018


Ending:  April 30, 2018



Hourly rate:  $29.33


Per Term: $5279.40

Required Duties:


Must attend the first general TA meeting in early January  – date TBA


Leading conferences designed to clarify questions that arise after the lectures and deepening the understanding of the material by working with students on problem sets.  Conferences start the second week of lectures.


Read drafts of midterm and final exam questions, and check for errors and inconsistencies.


Maintain office hours


Attend weekly TA meeting (Friday 9:45 am)


Qualifications Required:


Must have completed BIOL-200, -201, -202, 300 or equivalent.

Preference given to students with an office on the downtown campus.


Language requirements (if relevant): One TA must have a very good working knowledge of French


Name and Title of Course Supervisor:  Prof. N. Moon


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.