TA205299- Winter 2022-PATH*3610 Principles of Disease

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
Grader, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Pathobiology
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Winter 2022
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: 
PATH*3610
Course Name: 
Principles of Disease
Course Format: 
Other
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
This course will be delivered in-person and online IMPORTANT NOTE: U of G will progress its return to more conventional course delivery and offer in-person instruction for most courses in Winter 2022 in line with the Provost’s letter of Oct 18, 2021 (https://news.uoguelph.ca/2021/10/update-on-plans-for-winter-2022-semester/). The University of Guelph has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccine requirement in place for everyone over the age of 12, including visitors. Please be advised that as of September 7 you may enter University of Guelph buildings and University-managed facilities only if you are vaccinated against COVID-19 and have proof of vaccination, or if you have an approved exemption. Exemptions will be approved only on the grounds of medical requirement or religion/creed, and information about process and forms are linked from the COVID-19 Vaccination FAQ page: https://news.uoguelph.ca/2019-novel-coronavirus-information/covid-19-vaccination-faqs/#mandatory-vaccination. Exemption requests should be made as soon as possible as they may take some time to process. Individuals who have an approved exemption must receive a negative COVID-19 rapid test result no earlier than 72 hours before accessing our facilities, a minimum of twice per week for ongoing access. You must abide by the mandatory COVID-19 vaccine requirement and follow all U of G COVID-19 safety protocolshttps://news.uoguelph.ca/return-to-campuses/practices/. If you have any questions, plea se contact your supervisor. Please contact Brandon Lillie, blillie@uoguelph.ca should you like to discuss the options for the delivery of this course. The Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) is committed to ensuring that our students are provided with a high standard of teaching excellence. Part of this commitment is the distribution of Teaching Assistant resources to course sections in a fair and transparent manner. Please visit the following link for more information: https://uoguelphca.sharepoint.com/sites/OVCAcademic/SitePages/GTA-Allocations-@-OVC.aspx See: Help for Unit 2 Article 14.10(d): Distribution of TA Resources Across Courses (https://www.uoguelph.ca/sessional_ta/faq/help-unit-2-article-1410d-distribution-ta-resources-across-courses ) and contact your FASR Consultant with questions.
Projected Class Enrolment: 
600
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: 
0
Number of Available 0.75 (105 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
Number of Available Full 1.0 (140 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
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): 
2
Anticipated # hours per Grader Work Assignment(s): 
36
Total Number (Load) of Assignment(s) Available: 
2
Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Meetings
Grading
Other Duties Described: 
This position will grade the midterm and final examinations. Time required is approximately 12 hours for the midterm exams and 24 for the final exam.
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: 
DVM or equivalent, with advanced training in the diagnosis, pathogenesis and principles of disease of mammals. Required to assign a mark for questions written by general science students including interpreting hand written answers and assign marks and grades according to a general outline provided by the Course Coordinator.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
TBA
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
January 4, 2022 to April 29, 2022
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): 
Thursday, November 25, 2021
Posting Email Contact: 
ovcsas.tasessional@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Jamie Campbell, Operations Manager - Pathobiology, jamie.campbell@uoguelph.ca

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