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Teaching Assistant Positions

The following Teaching Assistant (TA) positions will be available for this upcoming 2020-21 academic year depending on enrollment.  Please note some positions are for both, fall and winter terms (full-year courses) and some are for only fall OR winter term (half-year courses).

For online courses (indicated as “ASO – online”) please also note the following:

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.

Selection Process

The department will be following the PSAC Local 901 Collective Agreement.

Group A: Qualified Graduate Students in the Department of Philosophy for whom a TAship forms part of their funding package. Please submit your preferences by email to the Administrative & Graduate Assistant Susanne Cliff-Jungling

Group B, C, and D: Please submit a brief cover letter, CV and transcript (unofficial is acceptable) to the Department of Philosophy.

The Department will attempt to allocate TAships according to the preferences of Group A students wherever possible; however, we may not always be able to satisfy students’ requests in the allocation of TA positions.

All applicants must submit their preferences/applications to the Administrative & Graduate Assistant:

Susanne Cliff-Jungling s.cliff-jungling@queensu.ca

by August 15, 2021.

Courses

The following may be available, depending on enrolments. Details of these courses can be found on the department website at https://www.queensu.ca/philosophy/undergraduate/courses.

Term

Course(s)

Instructor

Course Title

F/W

Phil 111

Sismondo/Bachour

What is Philosophy?

F/W

Phil 250

Bakhurst/Paul

Epistemology and Metaphysics

F/W

Phil 257

Krishnamurthy/ Bakhurst

Ethics

F/W

PHIL 390

Gordon-Solmon

Philosophical Practice

F

PHIL  151

Smith, Mark

Great Works of Philosophy

F

PHIL 153

Harwood

State and the Citizen

F

PHIL  157

Davies

Moral Issues

F

PHIL 206

Stinson

Science Fiction

F

PHIL 247

Krishnamurthy

Practical Ethics

F

PHIL  259 (ASO - online)

Salay

Critical Thinking

F

PHIL  260

Salay

Introduction to Logic

F

PHIL 263

Miller

Philosophy of Religion

F

PHIL  271

Knight

Philosophy of Literature

F

PHIL  273

Fairfield

Continental Philosophy, 1800-1900

F

PHIL  296

Brouwer

Animals and Society

F

Phil 303

Bachour

Ethics and Business

F

PHIL 311

Bakhurst

Philosophy of Psychology

F

PHIL  314

Paul

Creativity

F

PHIL 316

Knight

Philosophy of Art

F

PHIL 330

Mark Smith

Investigations in History Of Philosophy

F

PHIL 343

Gordon-Solmon

Social & Political Philosophy

F

PHIL  362

Mercier

Further Studies in Logic

F

PHIL 367

Breidenstein

Jewish Philosophy

F

PHIL 376

Davies

Philosophy & Feminism

F

PHIL 382

Mozersky

Space-Time, Matter & Reality

W

PHIL  151

Smith, Mark

Great Works of Philosophy

W

PHIL 153

Lawson

State and the Citizen

W

PHIL  157 (ASO - online)

Davies

Moral Issues

W

PHIL 203 (ASO - online)

Smith, Mark

Science and Society

W

PHIL 233

Miller

Greek Philosophy

W

PHIL  256

Guenther

Existentialism

W

PHIL 270

Salay

Minds and Machines

W

PHIL  275

Davies

Thinking Gender, Sex and Love

W

PHIL 276

Gosselin-Tapp

Critical Perspectives on Social Diversity

W

PHIL 301

Bachour

Bioethics

W

PHIL  318

Ruwe

Philosophy of Law

W

PHIL  328

Paul

Ancient Philosophy

W

PHIL 329

Miller

Early Modern Philosophy

W

PHIL  351

Knight

Philosophy of Mind

W

PHIL 352

Smith, Mark

Metaphysics

W

PHIL  374

Fairfield

Continental Philosophy, 1960-present

W

PHIL 384

Salay

Consciousness