TA200528- Fall 2021-FARE*4370 Food and Agri Marketing Management

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GTA, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Food Agriculture and Resource Economics
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Fall 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: 
Food and Agri Marketing Management
Course Format: 
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 BOTH face-to-face and remote/online format. Candidate will be required to work remotely for all assigned duties, primarily via Zoom, MS Teams, the University's CourseLink system, during regular University instructional hours (8:30 AM to 10:00 PM EST) as required. Candidates can agree to in-person meetings with instructor, fellow TAs or students.
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: 
Office Hours
Other Duties Described: 
Assist with online teaching/learning material; Assist with live remote delivery of face-to-face sessions, e.g. managing chat function and break-out groups; Other interactions with students.
Required Qualifications: 
Applicant should have a Bachelor's degree in Economics, Business or equivalent. They should also have learned and applied knowledge about the food and agricultural sector.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Lectures are offered on T, TH 10:00-11:20 AM
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
September 7, 2021 to December 24, 2021
Wage Rate (per hour, per semester, per Full-load 1.0 Work Assignment): 
GTA $42.94/hr; $6014.68/semester effective 2021/22
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Saturday, September 11, 2021
Posting Email Contact: 
Hiring Contact Information: 
Debbie Harkies, Dept. of FARE, JD MacLachlan Bldg., email: dharkies@uoguelph.ca

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