TA158058- Fall 2020-SOC*2390 Class and Stratification

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GTA, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Sociology and Anthropology
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Fall 2020
This Work Assignment(s) may be assigned to fulfill the terms and conditions of a guaranteed Job Security Period: 
Yes
Course Details
Course Number: 
SOC*2390
Course Name: 
Class and Stratification
Course Format: 
Other
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Projected Class Enrolment: 
120
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: 
No
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: 
1
Total Number (Load) of Assignment(s) Available: 
1
Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Office Hours
Preparation
Conducting Labs/Seminars
Grading
Other Duties (specify below)
Other Duties Described: 
Online student consultations or other activities using video platforms (e.g.,leading online seminars) GTAs will be an important part of the teaching team--they will not just be grading papers. They will also be asked to lead tutorials and create on-line content. Due to the remote format, assignments and exams will be essay-based.
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: 
Coursework, research and/or work experience relevant to the study of social inequality and social justice.
Preferred Qualifications: 
A strong background and research interest in social inequality. For example, in terms of work and employment, education, poverty, housing, and/or social movements.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Tue 7:00-9:50 pm
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
September 10, 2020 to December 18, 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): 
Monday, August 10, 2020
Posting Email Contact: 
soanjobs@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Graduate Program Assistant Department of Sociology & Anthropology

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