Session: Fall/Winter 2017-18 - Emergency Round VIII - UTM ANT203

Posted on: Nov 29, 2017

Applications due: Dec 03, 2017

Submit applications on-line to: https://taships.chass.utoronto.ca/ant.

CampusCourse No.Course TitleEnrollment (est.)No. positions (est.) *No. hours (est.)DatesTutorialsDutiesQualifications
UTMANT203H5SBiological Anthropology: Primatology and palaeoanthropology1501200January 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018Yes, Wednesdays at UTMTeaching assistant to conduct practicals, invigilate tests and final examination, consult with supervisor and students, mark practical assignments and examinations.Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in biological anthropology; familiarity with material covered, paleaoanthropology and primatology. Experience and expertise to complement instructor and other TAs may be desirable. Must be available for practicals, midterms and exams at UTM.

Notes:

  1. The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

  2. These jobs are posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Collective Agreement. The Departmental Statement of Policy is available in the Department Office and in the CUPE, local 3902 office.

  3. The position (s) posted above is (are) tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolments.

  4. The rates of pay correspond with the current CUPE Agreement and is effective May 1, 2017 as follows:

  5. Please note that should rates stipulated in the collective agreement vary from rates stated in this posting, the rates stated in the collective agreement shall prevail.

  6. Although a graduate student’s preference as to the campus location of his/her TA appointment will be taken into account, both the initial TA appointment (CI appointment) and the subsequent appointment obligation related to that appointment may be met through position (s) on any one of the three University of Toronto campuses (UTM, UTSC or St George) in courses in the same discipline as the initial appointment. TAs will only be assigned to courses in fields in which they are or should be qualified to assist.

Session: Fall/Winter 2017-18 - Emergency Round VII

Posted on: Nov 21, 2017

Applications due: Nov 27, 2017

Submit applications on-line to: https://taships.chass.utoronto.ca/ant.

CampusCourse No.Course TitleEnrollment (est.)No. positions (est.) *No. hours (est.)DatesTutorialsDutiesQualifications
STGANT204H1S-RegAnthropology of the Contemporary World400190January 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018R10-11; R11-12; R12-1; R1-2; R2-3; R3-4; R4-5; W5-6; W6-7; R5-6Read assigned texts and prepare discussion questions for tutorials; conduct tutorials; mark examinations/essays; consult with Supervisor/students; invigilate tests and final examination; dealing with email correspondence from students as needed. Specific weighting of these jobs will depend on course enrolment. Completed graduate courses in Social and Cultural Anthropology (demonstrated excellence in course performance); demonstrated communication ability. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
STGANT336H1S Evolutionary Anthropology Theory60135January 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018noneConsult with Supervisor/students. Participate in class discussions. Mark papers/exams and assist with course materials. Invigilate tests/examinations.Graduate Student in Evolutionary Anthropology, demonstrated excellence in course performance. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
UTMANT101H5SIntroduction to Biological Anthropology and Archaeology8001 at 200 hrs, plus one at 140 hrs (depending on # of PRA)total of 280-390 hrs (depending on enrollment)January 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018Thursdays and Fridays at UTM, plus invigilationTeaching assistant to conduct practicals, invigilate tests and final examination, consult with supervisor and students, mark practical assignments and examinations.Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in biological anthropology and/or archaeology, and have an ability to communicate information clearly. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs will be given preference. Must be available for practicals on Thursdays and Fridays from 9-5 pm, plus invigilation of tests and exam.
UTMANT214H5SAnthropology of Food and Nutrition420230 hrs eachJanuary 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018NoneTeaching assistant to invigilate tests and final examination, consult with supervisor and students, mark assignments and examinations.Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate course in anthropology with a focus clearly related to nutrition and food; a good knowledge of biological aspects of the topic is required, but a strong socio-cultural background in the topic also highly desired. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs may be given preference. TAs must be available for tests, exams, and meetings on the UTM campus.
UTMANT312H5SArchaeological Analysis481105 hrsJanuary 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018Wednesdays at UTMTeaching assistant to conduct practicals, invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with students, consult with supervisor, and mark practical assignments and examinations.Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in archaeology; an ability to communicate information clearly; previous teaching and marking experience preferred. Field and lab experience in any part of the world required, to complement instructor preferred. Teaching Assistant will be required to attend weekly classes & practicals at UTM to help with set-up and labs. They must provide an additional office/ open-lab hour every week to help students with current labs and allow students to do make-up labs.
UTMANT338H5SLaboratory Methods in Biological Anthropology48170hrsJanuary 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018Mondays at UTMTeaching assistant to set up labs, demonstrate lab techniques, assist students during scheduled labs, perform skills testing, mark laboratory assignments, hold office hours/open labs, and invigilate examinations.The successful applicant will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in biological anthropology. Must hold or be willing to develop competence in a variety of field methodologies used in human health assessment: anthropometry, nutrition and physical activity assessment, application of reference standards. Use of software in course requires competence in basic analytic techniques including database management and descriptive statistics. Candidates must be organized, able to communicate effectively, and work well with undergraduates. Candidates with previous relevant field experience and/or expertise in class topics may be preferred. Must be available for practicals at UTM.
UTSCANTA01H3SIntroduction to Anthropology: Becoming Human2001100-150January - April 2018*Subject to Change* TUT0001 FR 10:00 11:00 MW 329 TUT0002 FR 11:00 12:00 MW 329 TUT0003 FR 12:00 13:00 MW 329 TUT0Teaching assistant to conduct tutorials, invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with students, consult with supervisor, and mark tutorial assignments and examinations. Must be available to attend classes and meetings at UTSC, as required.Successful applicants will have academic training in biological anthropology and/or archaeology; an ability to communicate information clearly; and complement the diversity of themes and approaches explored in this class.
UTSCANTB05H3SCulture and Society in Africa30130 hoursJanuary - April 2018N/ATeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations.Successful applicant must have expertise in sociocultural anthropology with knowledge of Africa preferred.
UTSCANTB16H3SCanadian Cultural Identities90260 hours eachJanuary - April 2018N/ATeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC.Successful applicant to have a general background in Socio-cultural Anthropology at the graduate level. Preference may be given to applicants with expertise in development and Canada, and topics that complement the course.
UTSCANTB20H3SCulture, Politics and Globalization1301110 hoursJanuary - April 2018*Subject to Change* TUT0001 TH 14:00 15:00 AA 207 TUT0002 TH 19:00 20:00 MW 120 TUT0003 TH 20:00 21:00 MW 120 TUT0Teaching assistant to attend lectures, conduct tutorials, consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC.Successful applicant to have academic training in Socio-cultural Anthropology at the graduate level. Preference may be given to applicants with expertise in globalization, transnationalism, and topics that complement the course.
UTSCANTB35H3SKids These Days: Youth, Language and Media *Joint Media Studies Course*80185 hoursJanuary - April 2018N/ATeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be available to attend classes, meetings, pick up and drop off assignments and examinations at UTSC, as required. Please note: Additional TA hours may become available in the Department of Arts, Culture, and MediaSuccessful applicant to have demonstrated background in culture and media. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in anthropological film, media, or digital technology.
UTSCANTC15H3SGenders and Sexualities40140 hoursJanuary - April 2018N/ATeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC.Successful applicant to have a general background in socio-cultural anthropology at the graduate level. Some familiarity with issues relating to gender and feminist theory an asset.
UTSCANTC17H3SHuman Origins: New Discoveries30130 hoursJanuary - April 2018N/ATeaching assistant to conduct in-class labs on Tuesdays from 3-5pm, invigilate the final examination, and mark assignments and/or exams. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC. Successful applicant to have a background in paleoanthropology and macroevolution. Preference to be given to students with research experience involving fossil material.
UTSCANTC27H3SPrimate Sociality45150 hoursJanuary - April 2018N/ATeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be available to pick up and drop off assignments and exams at UTSC, as required.Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and graduate courses in biological anthropology. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in Anthropological primatology.
UTSCANTC70H3SEthnographic Methods in Anthropology: Past, Present, and Future40140 hoursJanuary - April 2018N/ATeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be available to pick up and drop off assignments and exams at UTSC, as required.Successful applicant to have a general background in Socio-cultural Anthropology at the graduate level. Preference may be given to candidates with ethnographic research experience.
UTSCANTC99H3SPrimate Evolution40140 hoursJanuary - April 2018N/ATeaching assistant to help supervise labs, invigilate final examinations, consult with supervisor, and possibly mark tests and/or written assignments. Must be available to attend classes and meetings at UTSC, as required.Successful applicants will have completed advanced coursework in Biological Anthropology, and possess detailed knowledge of non-human primate dental anatomy. Relevant fieldwork experience an asset.

Notes:

  1. The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

  2. These jobs are posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Collective Agreement. The Departmental Statement of Policy is available in the Department Office and in the CUPE, local 3902 office.

  3. The position (s) posted above is (are) tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolments.

  4. The rates of pay correspond with the current CUPE Agreement and is effective May 1, 2017 as follows:

  5. Please note that should rates stipulated in the collective agreement vary from rates stated in this posting, the rates stated in the collective agreement shall prevail.

  6. Although a graduate student’s preference as to the campus location of his/her TA appointment will be taken into account, both the initial TA appointment (CI appointment) and the subsequent appointment obligation related to that appointment may be met through position (s) on any one of the three University of Toronto campuses (UTM, UTSC or St George) in courses in the same discipline as the initial appointment. TAs will only be assigned to courses in fields in which they are or should be qualified to assist.