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. N7/9A

 

Application Deadline Date: May 1, 2019

 

Course Title:  Dinosaur Biology

 

Course Number:  BIOL 352 (Winter)

 

Instructor:  Hans Larsson

Hours of Work: (per term)  90

 

Number of TA positions available (estimate): 2

 

Date of Appointment

 

Starting:  January 6, 2020

 

Ending:   April 30, 2020

 

 

Salary

 

Hourly rate: TBA

 

Per Term: 

Required Duties:  

Must attend the first general TA meeting to be held before class begins
-- Set up materials (museum specimens, labels) for lab assignments
- Grade midterm exam, lab quizzes and final exam
- Responsible for cleaning up their lab section after lab period
- Maintain myCourses site and moderate discussions to answer student questions


Qualifications Required:

- Preferably a graduate student whose office is in the Redpath Museum
- Knowledge/previous coursework in one or more of the following areas
1. Zoology, including knowledge of major groups of animals
2. Dinosaur biology
3. Comparative morphology and development
- Experience with spreadsheet programs and myCourses

 

 

 

Language requirements (if relevant): NA

 

Name and Title of Course Supervisor:   Hans Larsson

 

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.