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Teaching Assistant/ Academic Assistant Positions for an on-line course
Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures in collaboration with Continuing and Distance Studies is looking for Teaching Assistants/ Academic Assistants for the following course ( winter term 2022):
LLCU 111 Introduction to Cultures
Course description: The course offers an overview of the theoretical framework behind the study of Intercultural Communication and proposes practical applications of these theories, including in-class guest speakers and a 4-session workshop on Intercultural Competence by the Queen's University International Centre (QUIC). Students will obtain a Certificate by QUIC.
• The teaching assistants that we are seeking are for the support of online courses. Some training and preparation are needed before the start of the course. Candidates must be prepared to work outside the regular 9-5 workweek and have access to the internet and a computer that meets minimum requirements. Experience with learning management systems (eg onQ) and videoconferencing software (e.g. Zoom or Adobe Connect) would be an asset.
Contract hours and Hiring
ASO will contact and offer employment to the available TAs in the order they were submitted as the enrolment increases. The actual number of hours of work will be determined depending on the course enrolment. The rate of pay is commensurate with the rates specified in the collective agreements of Teaching Assistants (PSAC) and Academic Assistants (USW).
What to include in your application:
CV, unofficial transcripts ( if applicable) and a up to one-page statement of why you want to TA for a particular course, including a statement of relevant experience.
Please forward your applications and other relevant material to Dr. Margaret Maliszewska, email@example.com by 24 October 2021