Department of English


English Language and Literature

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Employment Opportunity



Teaching Assistantships for ENGL Courses, offered through Arts and Science Online (ASO)

Fall, Fall/Winter and Winter 2018-2019

The Department of English seeks applications for Teaching Assistantships for the following Fall, Fall/Winter and Winter courses:

Course Term Max Enrl Estimated Enrolment Estimated # of TAs Estimated Hours per TA
ENGL 281 F 95 60 2 40
ENGL 100 F/W 125 110 3 90
ENGL 200 F/W 125 80 2 103
CWRI 295 W 50 50 1 100
ENGL 223 W 95 65 2 43









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 with the subject 'ENGL ASO' by Tuesday, August 1, 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 (e.g. onQ) and videoconferencing software (e.g. Zoom or 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


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

Molly Wallace
Associate Professor & Graduate Chair
Department of English
Queen's University

Posted: 11 July 2018