TA160772- Fall 2020-PSYC*4540-01 Practical Applications of Psychology

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GTA, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Psychology
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: 
Some
Course Details
Course Number: 
PSYC*4540-01
Course Name: 
Practical Applications of Psychology
Course Format: 
Other
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Projected Class Enrolment: 
100
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: 
1
Number of Available 0.75 (105 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
Number of Available Full 1.0 (140 hour) Work Assignments: 
4
Total Number (Load) of Assignment(s) Available: 
5
Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Orientation-Training
Preparation
Student Consultation
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Meetings
Invigilating Exams
Grading
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: 
Graduate student in Psychology with skills in applied psychology and good thorough feedback skills, F20: there will be a lot of marking and student consultation (not so much facilitation as we will not be having discussion groups for next semester over the web
Preferred Qualifications: 
Graduate student in (AS or I/O) Psychology with past GTA experience of 4th yr courses, skills in applied psychology and good thorough feedback skills, F20: there will be a lot of marking and student consultation (not so much facilitation as we will not be having discussion groups for next semester over the web
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
T: 8:30-11:20 AD-S: Virtual Room Attendance to every lecture not required except...possible presentations, quizzes, midterms, final as requested by Instructor
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
September 8, 2020 to December 24, 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): 
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Posting Email Contact: 
psyccupe@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Robin Sorbara Graduate Program Asst. Dept. of Psychology MCKN 4014 519-824-4120 x53508

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