Department of English

DEPARTMENT OF

English Language and Literature

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Employment Opportunity

 

POSITIONS AVAILABLE 2017-18

Teaching Assistantships for ENGL CDS Courses, Summer 2018

The Department of English seeks applications for Teaching Assistantships for the following Summer courses:

Course

Term

Cap Enr

Estimated Enrolment

Estimated # of TAs

Estimated Hours per TA

ENGL 100

S

150

120

3

103

ENGL 215

S

95

50

2

65

ENGL 237

S

95

40

1

52

 
Please submit a brief cover letter (in which you should indicate your academic qualifications for the position, as well as your ability to meet the job requirements as specified below) and a current CV to Dr. Wallace at gradengl@queensu.ca by Thursday, March 22, 2018.

Job Requirements:  
These teaching assistantships are for the support of online courses.  Some training and preparation is needed before the start of the course.  Candidates must be prepared to work outside the regular 9-5 work week, and have access to the internet and a computer that meets minimum requirements.  Experience with learning management systems (eg onQ) and videoconferencing software (eg Adobe Connect) would be an asset. 

Contract hours:
The hours in the TA contract will be determined on the basis of the actual course enrolment.

Eligibility:
As per the Collective Agreement with PSAC 901, only graduate students currently enrolled at Queen’s University are eligible for this position.  The successful candidate will be notified by the Department.

Molly Wallace
Associate Professor & Graduate Chair
Department of English
Queen's University
gradengl@queensu.ca

Posted: March 12, 2018