TA185957- Summer 2021-PHIL*2100*DE Critical Thinking

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GTA, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Philosophy
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: 
N/A
Course Details
Course Number: 
PHIL*2100*DE
Course Name: 
Critical Thinking
Course Format: 
DE
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: 
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
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): 
0
Anticipated # hours per Grader Work Assignment(s): 
0
Total Number (Load) of Assignment(s) Available: 
1
Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Orientation-Training
Office Hours
Student Consultation
Attending Lectures
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Conducting Labs/Seminars
Meetings
Grading
Other Duties (specify below)
Other Duties Described: 
To be determined after first meeting with Instructor.
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: 
Applicants must be currently enrolled in a University of Guelph Master's or Doctoral program in Philosophy or a closely related field.
Preferred Qualifications: 
Preference will be given to students enrolled in a Master's or Doctoral program in Philosophy at University of Guelph and demonstrated GTA experience in course content.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Distance Education
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): 
Saturday, May 8, 2021
Posting Email Contact: 
philosad@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Pam Armitage, parmitag@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).