TA150842- Winter 2020-PHYS*3080 Energy

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
Grader, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Physics
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Winter 2020
This Work Assignment(s) may be assigned to fulfill the terms and conditions of a guaranteed Job Security Period: 
N/A
Course Details
Course Number: 
PHYS*3080
Course Name: 
Energy
Course Format: 
DE
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Projected Class Enrolment: 
40
Level of Appointment for GTA, GSA-1 UTA(s)
The following is an estimate of number and levels of available appointments at the time of posting. This may change (increase or decrease) at the time of assignment contingent on departmental needs.
This Posting includes Multiple Work Assignments: 
Yes
Number of Available 0.5 (70 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
Number of Available 0.75 (105 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
Number of Available Full 1.0 (140 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
Grader Assignment(s)
Note: See the WAGE RATE below which determines whether this work assignment is posted for graduate or undergraduate candidate(s).
Anticipated # of Available Grader Work Assignment(s): 
1
Anticipated # hours per Grader Work Assignment(s): 
40
Total Number (Load) of Assignment(s) Available: 
1
Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Invigilating Exams
Grading
Other Duties (specify below)
Other Duties Described: 
The grader will mark 5 problem assignments at regular intervals during the semester. The total time requirement is estimated at 40 hours, and it will be necessary to complete the marking in a timely fashion immediately after the deadline date for each assignment in order to ensure prompt feedback for the students. The marker will deliver the completed assignments by hand to COLES. This course covers energy resources and the production, transmission, inter-conversion, consumption and waste of energy in the industrial society. Emphasis is placed on environmental impact and human safety. Topics include fossil fuels, nuclear fission and fusion, wind and solar power, the hydrogen economy, and conservation strategies. Invigilate final exam - 3 hours
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: 
B.Sc in Physics
Preferred Qualifications: 
Preference will be given to students who have taken the course PHYS*3080 in either lecture and DE format
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
N/A
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
January 27, 2020 to April 3, 2020
Wage Rate (per hour, per semester, per Full-load 1.0 Work Assignment): 
GTA MIN. $42.31/hr (pending collective bargaining; effective 2019/20)
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Sunday, January 26, 2020
Posting Email Contact: 
phys0285@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Reggi Vallillee, Administrative Assistant Department of Physics, CEPS MacNaughton Room 210 Tel: 519-821-4120 ext 52262 Fax: 519-836-9967

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Teaching Assistant work assignments are unionized with CUPE 3913 and their terms and conditions of work are covered by the Unit 1 Collective Agreement between the University and CUPE 3913.