Teaching Assistant Positions

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Position #1 - SKHS Lead Writing TA 2017/2018 (Summer 2017/Fall 2017/Winter 2018 = 3 terms)

In 2017/18 SKHS is participating in a pilot program modeled after the Writing Instruction for TAs (WIT) program offered at the University of Toronto.  The Lead Writing TA will work closely with the WIT pilot Coordinator (Andrea Phillipson, Educational Development Fellow, Centre for Teaching and Learning, and PhD Candidate in SKHS) to support writing instruction at all levels including providing support to course instructors and training for course TAs in selected courses.
Term of Position:  01 May 2017 to 30 April 2018
Rate of Pay:  TA Rate of $39.31 / hour 
Application Deadline:  Monday 03 Apr 2017 by no later than 4:00 pm

CLICK HERE for Full Instructions on HOW TO APPLY for SKHS Lead Writing TA Position

Adjudication:  the SKHS Admin Academic Subcommittee will adjudicate the competitions.

Notification:  the successful applicants will be offered the position(s) via email.  Upon acceptance of offers, notification will be sent to remaining candidates via email

SKHS Graduate Students in Preference Group A will be given priority - see PSAC 901 TA TF Collective Agreement for definition.


  • It is helpful to download the SKHS Graduate Timetable 2017-2018 - to follow soon - while selecting your TA preferences - be sure to select TA positions that do not conflict with your graduate course attendance schedule.
  • CLICK HERE for Full List of SKHS TA positions available in Fall 2017 or Winter 2018 (all highlighted in orange)
  • CLICK HERE for How to Apply for an SKHS TA Position for Fall 2017 or Winter 2018
  • SKHS Graduate Timetable 2017
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All teaching assistantships are governed by the PSAC 901 TA TF Collective Agreement

Contact PSAC 901:  info@psac901.org 


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