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University of Western Ontario
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Geography

From: Johnson, Lori (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Ext.: 85033

Application Deadline: January 18, 2017

Position Description:
1.0 TA – Physical Geography – GEOG 1300B

A teaching assistant for a first year (required) course in physical geography. The ideal candidate will possess:
* a background in physical geography – that includes some exposure to climatology, geomorphology and ecosystems (biogeography, soils) is preferred, recognizing that most applicants will have a focus in one of these areas
* experience with field work related to physical geography / environmental science is an asset

Position responsibilities and duties:
* the applicant must have good presentation skills and a willingness to help first year students with quantitative and practical skills
* TAs are expected to mark lab answers that include written work, calculations and graphical analysis.
* attendance at lectures and labs

If interested, please email Lori Johnson - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., with CV.


Classics

From: Beharrell, Kathleen (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Ext.: 84520

Application Deadline: January 19, 2017

Position Description:
The Department of Classical Studies invites qualified graduate students to apply to our Graduate Teaching Assistant position for the second half of a first-year survey course of classical civilization. Applicants are required to be knowledgeable in the course content,and the ideal candidate will possess a background in Classical Studies, including some exposure to history, literature, and archaeology (especially of the ancient Roman world).

CS1000-001 Classical Civilization course outline is available on our website:
http://uwo.ca/classics/undergraduate/courses/1000-level.html

The successful applicant will have to:
a) be present at all lectures (MWF 11:30-12:30pm)
b) prepare materials or set-up of required displays or apparatus for classes
c) hold office hours and meeting with students
d) proctoring of exams
e) complete employer required training,(including WHMIS and all other necessary health and safety training; AODA training; TA training)
f) reading and corresponding electronically with students relevant to the assigned course
g) grading of term tests
h) other teaching related duties.

Application deadline: January 19, 2017. Interested applicants should submit a CV and cover letter via email to Kathleen Beharrell at (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).


Geography

From: Johnson, Lori (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Ext.: 85033

Application Deadline: January 20, 2017

Position Description:
1.0 TA – Environmental Hazards and Human Health – GEOG 3432B

A teaching assistant for a third year course in human geography. The ideal candidate will possess:
* a background in human geography, or health/environmental science - that includes some exposure to issues of environment and health, climate and/or hazards and risk is preferred.
* experience with facilitating tutorial sessions and grading is an important asset

Position responsibilities and duties:
* the applicant must have good communication skills and a willingness to help students with concepts from tutorial and/or class and hold two hours of office hours per week
* TA will be expected to mark assignments and some of the exams which include written work
* facilitating 2 hours of tutorials eight times during the term

If interested, please email Lori Johnson - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., with CV.


Electrical and Computer Engineering

From: Wagler, Michelle (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Ext.: 81257

Application Deadline: January 24, 2017

Position Description:
For ES1036B (preferably (3x10 + 1x5) hour TA positions)
- The candidate should have a good experience in C++ programming.
- Previous TA/teaching experience in C++ programming will be an asset.
- The successful candidate will help the students in the lab by debugging students’ codes, and help the instructor in grading quizzes, midterm and final exams (all the exams are written on paper). Also, s/he needs to hold weekly office-hours, participate in the on-line discussion with the students and attend the meeting called by the instructor.
- Require minimum Bachelors degree in Engineering /Computer Science


Geography

From: Johnson, Lori (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Ext.: 85033

Application Deadline: January 24, 2017

Position Description:
1.0 TA – Ontario and the Great Lakes – GEOG 2011B

A teaching assistant for a second year course in geography. The ideal candidate will possess:
* a background in human and/or environmental geography that includes some exposure to regional geography of Canada and familiarity with issues related to water pollution and management strategies;
* experience with the Geography of Ontario is essential

Position responsibilities and duties will include:
* TA’s are expected to mark tests, assignments and map quizzes with answers that include written work
* attendance at office hours to assist students and review marks is also required

If interested, please email Lori Johnson - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., with CV.


Women's Studies and Feminist Research

From: Fielding, Helen (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Ext.: x84548

Application Deadline: January 24, 2017

Position Description:
The position requires running two one hour tutorials for the course WS1022G Gender, Justice, Change, grading the assignments (essays, texts etc.) for this course, attending the two hour lecture and holding office hours. The position is for 10 hours of work per week. Expertise in feminist studies is required.

Please submit applications to Betty Thompson, Administrative Assistant in Women's Studies (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) x 84529


History

From: Brown, Kara (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Ext.: 84961

Application Deadline: January 23, 2017

Position Description:
0.5 TA – Medieval Europe - HIS 2401E

A teaching assistant for a second year course in History. Applicants should have teaching experience in history or adjacent disciplines and will ideally have demonstrated teaching or coursework experience in the subject matter of each course. Information on each course is available on the History Department website: http://history.uwo.ca/undergraduate/course_information/index.html

Position responsibilities and duties:
- the applicant must have good communication skills and a willingness to help students with concepts from tutorial and/or class and hold one hour of office hours per week
- TA will be expected to mark assignments and some of the exams which include written work
- facilitating 2 hours of tutorials eight times during the term
- 1 term, 140 hours of work per term, approximately 10 hours per week

*The expected candidate is to be chosen internally*

If interested, please email Kara Brown (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), with CV.

 

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