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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:  Neotropical Environment


Course Number:  BIOL 553 (Winter)


Instructor:  Prof.  Catherine Potvin

Hours of Work: (per term)  180


Number of TA positions available (estimate): 1

Date of Appointment


Starting: January 6, 2020


Ending:  April 30, 2020



Hourly rate:  To be determined


Per Term:

Required Duties:

- Prepare field trips

- Take part in all field trips

- Prepare course material

- Answer student questions on the field exercises

- Grading quizzes and paper summaries

- Attending wrap-up session



Qualifications Required:

- Undergraduate course in ecology or related field

- Knowledge of Panama

- Must be registered in the Neotropical Environment Option (NEO) program

- Ability to drive a 4-wheel-drive pick-up truck in rough conditions




Language requirements (if relevant):  Spanish


Name and Title of Course Supervisor: Prof. C. Potvin


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.