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Teaching Assistantships for ENGL CDS Courses

Period: Fall and Winter Terms 2014–2015
Posted: 18 June 2014
Deadline: 4 July 2014

The Department of English seeks applications for Teaching Assistantships for the following Fall, Winter, and Fall–Winter courses:

CourseSessionInstructorMax EnrolmentEstimated Number of Assistants needed based on maximum enrolment
ENGL 223FVaradharajan952
ENGL 100F/WMorrison952
ENGL 237WEvans952
ENGL 259WStraznicky751
CWRI 295WSmart601

Please submit a brief cover letter (in which you should indicate your academic qualifications for the position, as well as your ability to meet the job requirements as specified below) and a current CV to Dr Willmott by Friday, 4 July 2014.

Job Requirements: These teaching assistantships are for the support of online courses. Some training and preparation is needed before the start of the course. Candidates must be prepared to work outside the regular 9–5 work week, and have access to the internet and a computer that meets minimum requirements. Experience with learning management systems (e.g., Moodle) and videoconferencing software (e.g., Blackboard Elluminate) would be an asset.

Contract Hours: The hours in the TA contract will be determined on the basis of the actual course enrolment.

Eligibility: As per the Collective Agreement with PSAC 901, only graduate students currently enrolled at Queen's University are eligible for this position. The successful candidate will be notified by the Department.