Session: Fall / Winter 2017-18 - Fall 2017 Tri-Campus Emergency Post #2

Posted on: Aug 21, 2017

Applications due: Aug 23, 2017

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

CampusCourse No.Course TitleEnrollment (est.)No. positions (est.) *No. hours (est.)DatesTutorialsDutiesQualifications
UTMSOC100H5FIntroduction to Sociology1000192Sept - Dec, 2017Grading essays/assignments, tests and final exams; holding office hours; doing course reading; attending classes; invigilating tests; answering student's email; record grades on blackboard. TA's are expected to come to campus regularly as required and attend training as required by Instructor.Graduate work in sociology. If undergraduate must be in the Major or Specialist Sociology program with a mininum of 75% average over all sociology courses taken.
UTMSOC205H5F(L0101)Theories in Criminology1501200Sept - Dec, 2017Wed., 10-11; 11-12; 12-1; 1-2; 2-3TA's in this course will be fully responsible for students in the tutorial section(s) assigned to them. Duties include (but are not limited to): conducting weekly (and/or as assigned) tutorial sections by the instructor; supporting students in the tutorials in office hours; answering students’ email for students in the assigned tutorial section(s), marking all work (essays, assignments, tests, and final exams) by students in the assigned tutorial sections and recording the resulting grades on BlackBoard; doing all course readings, participating in training for conducting tutorials; and any other duties assigned by the course instructor. Additional duties may include attending lectures and invigilating tests where applicable.Graduate work in Sociology and/or Criminology with experience in the area of Criminology or Law and Society preferred.
UTMSOC209H5F(L0102)Introduction to Criminology & Socio-Legal Studies2001120Sept - Dec, 2017TA's in this course will be fully responsible for students in the tutorial section(s) assigned to them. Duties include (but are not limited to): conducting weekly (and/or as assigned) tutorial sections by the instructor; supporting students in the tutorials in office hours; answering students’ email for students in the assigned tutorial section(s), marking all work (essays, assignments, tests, and final exams) by students in the assigned tutorial sections and recording the resulting grades on BlackBoard; doing all course readings, participating in training for conducting tutorials; and any other duties assigned by the course instructor. Additional duties may include attending lectures and invigilating tests where applicable.Graduate work in Sociology and/or Criminology with experience in the area of Criminology or Law and Society preferred.
UTMSOC222H5FMeasuring the Social World1501118Sept - Dec, 2017Wed., 10-11; 11-12; 12-1; 1-2TA's in this course will be fully responsible for students in the tutorial section(s) assigned to them. Duties include (but are not limited to): conducting weekly (and/or as assigned) tutorial sections by the instructor; supporting students in the tutorials in office hours; answering students’ email for students in the assigned tutorial section(s), marking all work (essays, assignments, tests, and final exams) by students in the assigned tutorial sections and recording the resulting grades on BlackBoard; doing all course readings, participating in training for conducting tutorials; and any other duties assigned by the course instructor. Additional duties may include attending lectures and invigilating tests where applicable.Graduate work in Sociology with a solid working knowledge of basic statistics and SPSS. MUST BE AVAILABLE TO TEACH A TUTORIAL SECTION ON WEDNESDAYS BETWEEN 10AM AND 2PM
UTMSOC301H5FCanadian Prisons150180Sept - Dec, 2017Grading essays/assignments, tests and final exams; holding office hours; doing course reading; attending classes; invigilating tests; answering student's email; record grades on blackboard. TA's are expected to come to campus regularly as required and attend training as required by Instructor.Graduate work in Sociology and/or Criminology with experience in the area of Criminology or Law and Society preferred.
UTMSOC323H5FLaw and Society60185Sept - Dec, 2017Grading essays/assignments, tests and final exams; holding office hours; doing course reading; attending classes; invigilating tests; answering student's email; record grades on blackboard. TA's are expected to come to campus regularly as required and attend training as required by Instructor.Graduate work in Sociology and/or Criminology with experience in the area of Criminology or Law and Society preferred.
UTSCSOCB30H3FPolitical Sociology901100 hoursSeptember - December 2017*Subject to Change* TUT0001 TU 13:00 14:00 AA 207 TUT0002 TU 14:00 15:00 AA 207 TUT0003 TU 15:00 16:00 AA 207 TUT0The TA must have excellent time management skills, including the ability to mark written assignments efficiently and effectively within agreed-upon time limits. To conduct tutorials, invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with student, consult with supervisor, and mark tutorial assignments and examinations. Timely communication with the instructor and students is also expected (as stipulated on course syllabus) The TA is responsible for pro-actively reporting to the instructor problems that arise in tutorial or any tasks that exceed the estimated time. The TA is expected to attend benchmarking meetings and hold tutorials. The TA will receive and is required to attend a training workshop on how to teach and facilitate a class tutorial and on how to provide feedback on writing assignments. Must be able to attend workshops and classes at UTSC. TAs will be required to complete a mandatory Health & Safety Awareness Training.General Knowledge in Political Sociology as demonstrated by graduate coursework and/or comprehensive exam in appropriate fields. *Ability to contribute to substantive preparation of tutorials in a timely manner*
UTSCSOCB42H3FClassic Sociological Theory I80170 hoursSeptember - December 2017*Subject to Change* TUT0001 FR 10:00 11:00 AC 334 TUT0002 FR 11:00 12:00 AC 334 TUT0003 FR 12:00 13:00 AC 334 TUT0The TA must have excellent time management skills, including the ability to mark written assignments efficiently and effectively within agreed-upon time limits. to conduct tutorials, invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with student, consult with supervisor, and mark tutorial assignments and examinations. Timely communication with the instructor and students is also expected (as stipulated on course syllabus) The TA is responsible for pro-actively reporting to the instructor problems that arise in tutorial or any tasks that exceed the estimated time. The TA is expected to attend benchmarking meetings and hold tutorials. The TA will receive and is required to attend a training workshop on how to teach and facilitate a class tutorial and on how to provide feedback on writing assignments. Must be able to attend workshops and classes at UTSC. TAs will be required to complete a mandatory Health & Safety Awareness Training. Must have a solid grasp of sociological methods and classical theory, logic of argumentation, concept and theory development process. Experience teaching writing preferred.
UTSCSOCB60H3FIssues in Migration & Ethnic Diversity30140 hoursSeptember - December 2017*Subject to Change* TUT0001 TU 09:00 10:00 PO 101 TUT0002 TU 10:00 11:00 PO 101The TA must have excellent time management skills, including the ability to mark written assignments efficiently and effectively within agreed-upon time limits. To conduct tutorials, invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with student, consult with supervisor, and mark tutorial assignments and examinations. Timely communication with the instructor and students is also expected (as stipulated on course syllabus) The TA is responsible for pro-actively reporting to the instructor problems that arise in tutorial or any tasks that exceed the estimated time. The TA is expected to attend benchmarking meetings and hold tutorials. The TA will receive and is required to attend a training workshop on how to teach and facilitate a class tutorial and on how to provide feedback on writing assignments. Must be able to attend workshops and classes at UTSC. TAs will be required to complete a mandatory Health & Safety Awareness Training.General Knowledge in Issues in Migration and Ethnic Diversity as demonstrated by graduate coursework and/or comprehensive exam in appropriate fields.
UTSCSOCC27H3F Sociology of Suburbs and Suburbanization30130 hoursSeptember - December 2017N/ATA will be expected to grade mid-term, final exams, and quizzes, answer email questions from students. Review grade rubrics and benchmark alone and/or with instructor for midterm and/or final exam and class assignments. Will be responsible for grade entry and attendance on Blackboard. Will be required to meet with supervisor at UTSC as required. TAs will be required to complete a mandatory Health & Safety Awareness Training.Specialized knowledge in Sociology of Suburbs and Suburbanization as demonstrated by graduate course work and/or comprehensive exams in appropriate fields.

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 - Fall 2017 Tri-Campus Emergency Posting

Posted on: Aug 12, 2017

Applications due: Aug 15, 2017

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

CampusCourse No.Course TitleEnrollment (est.)No. positions (est.) *No. hours (est.)DatesTutorialsDutiesQualifications
STGSOC100H1FL0101Introduction to Sociology9001120September - DecemberYesPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting with students (including electronic consultation); writing, grading and/or invigilation of tests/examinations; grading term papers and essays; communicating with course instructor and other TAs; other ad hoc tasks.Graduate coursework in subject of course; TA experience in subject of this or related course; completion of one year of graduate school; ability to instruct in writing; strong to desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC100H1FL0102Introduction to Sociology7001125September - DecemberYesPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting with students (including electronic consultation); writing, grading and/or invigilation of tests/examinations; grading term papers and essays; communicating with course instructor and other TAs; other ad hoc tasks.Graduate coursework in subject of course; TA experience in subject of this or related course; completion of one year of graduate school; ability to instruct in writing; strong to desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC363H1FSociology of Mental Health130180September - DecemberNAPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting with students (including electronic consultation); writing, grading and/or invigilation of tests/examinations; grading term papers and essays; communicating with course instructor and other TAs; other ad hoc tasks. Graduate coursework in subject of course; TA experience in subject of this or related course; completion of one year of graduate school; ability to instruct in writing; strong desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC393H1FSociology of Serial Homicide130170September - DecemberNAPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting with students (including electronic consultation); writing, grading and/or invigilation of tests/examinations; grading term papers and essays; communicating with course instructor and other TAs; other ad hoc tasks.Graduate coursework in subject of course; TA experience in subject of this or related course; completion of one year of graduate school; ability to instruct in writing; strong to desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
UTSCSOCB30H3FPolitical Sociology
UTSCSOCB42H3FClassic Sociological Theory I
UTSCSOCB60H3FIssues in Migration & Ethnic Diversity
UTSCSOCC27H3F Sociology of Suburbs and Suburbanization

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.