TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP

 

POSITION POSTING

 

McGILL UNIVERSITY

 

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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:  Evolution of Brain and Behaviour

 

Course Number: BIOL 320 (Winter)

 

Instructor:  Profs.  Sarah Woolley/Jon Sakata

Hours of Work: (per term) 90

 

Number of TA positions available (estimate): 1

 

Date of Appointment

 

Starting:  January 4, 2017

 

Ending:   May 3, 2017

 

Salary

 

Hourly rate:  $29.33  

 

Per Term:  $2639.70

Required Duties:

Leads weekly conferences

Attends lectures (or listens if recorded)

Assists in grading exams and assignments

Assists in leading conferences (twice/week) and holds office hours

 

Qualifications Required:

Strong background in neuroscience.  Most helpful would be background specifically in systems neuroscience, neuroethology and neuroanatomy.  Reasonable understanding of evolution is also helpful but not required. 

 

 

Language requirements (if relevant):

 

Name and Title of Course Supervisor:  Prof. Sarah C. Woolley

 

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.