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Non-Guaranteed Teaching Assistant Job Posting

The Department of Religious Studies is hiring TA's for ARABIC in fall 2021.

Aug 19, 2021

 

Department/School/Unit:           Religious Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences

Bargaining Unit:                        CUPE 3906, Unit #1

Wage Rate:                               Class ‘B’

 

Course Number and Title

# of TAs required

Term**

# of Hours

Projected Enrolment (cap)

Supervisor

Anticipated Duties (see below)

 

ARABIC 2AA3 / SCAR 2AA3 C01 and C02

Introduction to Modern Standard Arabic

 

C01 – 1

C02 – 1

 

Fall 2021

 

130 (+3)

 

50

 

Abdelhalim Elamroussy

 

L, S, G, P, I, O

(online format)

 

As defined by the applicable Undergraduate or Graduate calendar found at: http://registrar.mcmaster.ca/registered/publications.html or

http://graduate.mcmaster.ca/graduate-calendar

 

Anticipated Duties:

L

Leading Tutorials/Overseeing Laboratories/Field

Trip Supervision

P

Preparation (Reading, Attending Lectures,

Meeting with Instructor)

S

Student Consultation (Emails, Office Hours)

I

Invigilation

G

Grading (Marking, Entering Marks)

O

Other duties as assigned:

 

Lecture/Laboratory/Tutorial Locations, Times and Days (if available): Please review the Undergraduate Course Timetable prior to applying / indicating your preferences, as TAs may be required to attend some classes. The timetable can be found at https://registrar.mcmaster.ca/enrol/class-search/.

 

Please note: “C” indicates core section, “L” indicates laboratory section, “T” indicates tutorial section, “D” indicates day and “E” indicates evening.

 

Skills, Qualifications, Abilities and Experience – Required & Preferred:

Applicants’ academic qualifications and ability, as well as previous experience with course material will be among the factors considered in allocating these assignments. Applicants must submit a letter of introduction and a resumé listing academic qualifications, previous employment, experience with course material, names of two academic references, and a copy of your course timetable.

 

Applications by email should be submitted to:

Leahann Hendrickse, Administrator, Department of Religious Studies, lhendri@mcmaster.ca

 

Application Deadline: Thursday, September 2, 2021

 

McMaster is strongly committed to employment equity within its community, and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The University encourages applications from all qualified candidates including women, persons with disabilities, First Nations, Metis and Inuit persons, members of racialized communities and LGBTQ-identified persons.