TA161220- Fall 2020-ARTH*2480-01 Intro Art Theory & Criticism

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GTA, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
School of Fine Art and Music
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: 
ARTH*2480-01
Course Name: 
Intro Art Theory & Criticism
Course Format: 
Other
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
When applying for this work assignment, please be aware that the course is being delivered in REMOTE format. Candidates will be required to work remotely, primarily via the University's CourseLink system, during regular University instructional hours (8:30am to 10:00pm EST) as required. This contract will begin on August 24 and end on December 24, 2020. You will be paid for 155 hours of work over this period (140 hours plus an additional 15 hours paid at the Schedule B rate), of which between 8 and 15 paid hours will be for additional training to help you prepare for the mode of deliver of the course for which you will be TAing. This additional training will be specified by your supervisor and may include online training modules as well as online college or departmental orientations.
Projected Class Enrolment: 
60
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: 
Orientation-Training
Office Hours
Preparation
Student Consultation
Attending Lectures
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Meetings
Invigilating Exams
Grading
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: 
Applicants are required to have graduate level training and a working knowledge of Art History and Visual Culture.
Preferred Qualifications: 
Registration in the Art History & Visual Culture (MA.AHVC) program during the Fall 2020 semester.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Lecture: Monday & Wednesday, 11:30am - 12:50pm
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
August 24, 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): 
Sunday, August 16, 2020
Posting Email Contact: 
sfameval@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Barbara Merrill on behalf of Dominic Marner, MA Graduate Coordinator: dmarner@uoguelph.ca If you have any questions or concerns please contact Barbara Merrill at bmerrill@uoguelph.ca

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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.