TA229367- Fall 2022-ASCI*2050 Uses of Knowledge

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GTA, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Dean's Office - COA
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: 
Course Details
Course Number: 
Course Name: 
Uses of Knowledge
Course Format: 
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
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
Student Consultation
Attending Lectures
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Conducting Labs/Seminars
Invigilating Exams
Other Duties (specify below)
Other Duties Described: 
The above to be determined with the instructor. Each GTA will be responsible for two seminars each. Completion of Making Education Accessible, Accessible Service Provision, and Environmental Health and Safety online courses (if not previously completed).
Required Qualifications: 
Master's degree or Master's degree in progress (or equivalent). Strong background in history of science; experience with teaching and grading; excellent communication skills (oral and written); knowledge of grammar and good writing style.
Preferred Qualifications: 
Doctoral candidate with a demonstrated interest in cross- disciplinary work in arts and sciences. Experience teaching in cross- disciplinary course.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
The instructor will have 2 classes to deliver each week. LEC Monday and Wednesday 1pm - 2:20pm; SEM Thursday 10:30am - 11:20am, Friday 4:30pm - 5:20pm. LEC Monday and Wednesday 4pm - 5:20pm; SEM Thursday 2:30pm - 3:20pm, Friday 3:30pm - 4:20pm.
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
September 8, 2022 to December 16, 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): 
Friday, August 19, 2022
Posting Email Contact: 
Hiring Contact Information: 
Jocelyn Holmes - Academic Program Assistant, Interdisciplinary Programs

At the University of Guelph, fostering a culture of inclusion is an institutional imperative. The University invites and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in employment, who may contribute to further diversification of our Institution. For more information, the Office of Diversity and Human Rights (DHR) is a welcoming, safe and confidential one-stop shop for information, training and support on issues relating to diversity and human rights on our campus.

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).