TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP

 

POSITION POSTING

 

McGILL UNIVERSITY

 

ŇMcGill University is Committed to Equity in EmploymentÓ

Date of Posting:  April 1, 2019

Hiring Unit & Address: Biology Department,

Stewart Biology Bldg., Room N7/9A

 

Application Deadline Date:  May 1, 2019

 

Course Title:  Biodiversity and Ecosystems

 

Course Number:  Biol 310

 

Instructors:  Jennifer Sunday and Andrew Gonzalez

Hours of Work: (per term)  90

Number of TA positions available (estimate): 1

 

Date of Appointment

 

Starting:  January 6, 2020

 

Ending:   April 30, 2020

 

Salary

 

Hourly rate:   TBA

 

Per Term: 

Required Duties:  (subject to change)

Participation in full day field trip on a weekend day (Saturday or Sunday) in February

Grading of assignments and field trip reports

Contact with students

Grading of final exams

 

 

 

 

 

Qualifications Required:

 

Knowledge of biodiversity theory and measurement, and general ecosystem ecology

Good quantitative skills

Working knowledge of Excel and R essential

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Language requirements (if relevant): 

 

Name and Title of Course Supervisor: Jennifer Sunday

 

Dept. Authorization:

 

Date:

 

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.