TA185332- Summer 2021-GSA-1 Supporting Improvisation

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GSA-1, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
School of English and Theatre Studies
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Summer 2021
This Work Assignment(s) may be assigned to fulfill the terms and conditions of a guaranteed Job Security Period: 
Course Details
Course Number: 
Course Name: 
Supporting Improvisation
Course Format: 
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
This GSA will support the International Institute for Critical Studies in Improvisation (IICSI) and/or one of its partnering organizations. Tasks may include: proofreading and copyediting; administrative work; marketing, promotions, and communications; direct work with one of our partners; technical and/or production assistance; assistance with events; creative projects; and work on the ICASP and IICSI websites. Specific duties for each placement will be determined in a meeting with supervisor.
Projected Class Enrolment: 
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: 
Number of Available 0.5 (70 hour) Work Assignments: 
Number of Available 0.75 (105 hour) Work Assignments: 
Number of Available Full 1.0 (140 hour) Work Assignments: 
Total Number (Load) of Assignment(s) Available: 
Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Other Duties Described: 
Duties to be determined after meeting with Supervisor.
Required Qualifications: 
Applicant must be enrolled as an MA or PhD student in SETS and have excellent analytical and writing skills.
Preferred Qualifications: 
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
To be determined with Supervisor
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
May 11, 2021 to August 27, 2021
Wage Rate (per hour, per semester, per Full-load 1.0 Work Assignment): 
GTA $42.73/hr; $5984.76/semester effective 2020/21
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Sunday, April 25, 2021
Posting Email Contact: 
Hiring Contact Information: 
If you have any questions or concerns please contact Dr. Jade Ferguson, Acting Director, SETS at jfergu05@uoguelph.ca or Olga Petrik at petriko@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 (email contact: president@cupe3913.on.ca).