TA230231- Fall 2022-Music Theory Redesign Music Theory Redesign

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
GSA-1, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
School of Fine Art and Music
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: 
Music Theory Redesign
Course Name: 
Music Theory Redesign
Course Format: 
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
this position involves the collection and organization of music scores and resources. The GSA will transcribe and notate examples for use in music theory/musicianship classes and labs. applicants must have knowledge of Western tonal music, four-part harmony, and have previous experience with music notation software. Experience with jazz, popular music, and global music traditions would be an asset. Please Note: U of G has been returning to more conventional course delivery and offers in-person instruction for most courses. Compliance with the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy ((https://www.uoguelph.ca/hr/staff-faculty-hr-policies-support-staff/713-covid-19-vaccination-policy) will continue to be required. More information can be found here, https://www.uoguelph.ca/covid19/covid-info-for-faculty-and-staff.
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: 
Other Duties Described: 
transcribe and notate examples for use in music theory/musicianship classes and labs.
Required Qualifications: 
Applicants are required to have graduate level training and a working knowledge of Western tonal music, four-part harmony and music notation software
Preferred Qualifications: 
Experience with jazz, popular music, global music traditions. Enrolment in the IMPR program.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
To be determined in consultation with supervisor
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): 
GSA-1 $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): 
Tuesday, August 23, 2022
Posting Email Contact: 
Hiring Contact Information: 
Barbara Merrill bmerrill@uoguelph.ca

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).