TA220142- Fall 2022-ZOO*3610 Lab Studies in Animal Physiology I

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GTA, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Integrative Biology
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Fall 2022
This Work Assignment(s) may be assigned to fulfill the terms and conditions of a guaranteed Job Security Period: 
Yes
Course Details
Course Number: 
ZOO*3610
Course Name: 
Lab Studies in Animal Physiology I
Course Format: 
In-Class
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Projected Class Enrolment: 
TBD
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: 
1
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: 
2
Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Orientation-Training
Office Hours
Preparation
Student Consultation
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Conducting Labs/Seminars
Meetings
Invigilating Exams
Grading
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: 
Graduate students at the University of Guelph, eligible for employment in Unit 1 of Local 3913. Applicants must have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) in the English language. Applicants must have a background in biochemistry and animal physiology, including senior or graduate level courses in physiology.  Experience grading written assignments would be an asset.  GTA attendance and participation is expected for all labs, including the ones scheduled using an in-person/face-to-face format. The GTAs will also be expected to contribute to CourseLink discussions on various topics. By applying for this TA position, you are agreeing to be on campus and available from the start of the contract (September 6, 2022) to complete all assigned duties, available to attend all mandatory meetings including specified laboratory dates, and be available to the end of the contract (December 23, 2022) to grade final papers.  
Preferred Qualifications: 
Completion of on-line training module in animal care is an asset.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
See WebAdvisor.
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
September 6, 2022 to December 23, 2022
Wage Rate (per hour, per semester, per Full-load 1.0 Work Assignment): 
GTA $43.73/hr; $6125.96/semester effective 2022/23
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Monday, July 4, 2022
Posting Email Contact: 
ibjobs@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Debbie Bailey, Integrative Biology

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