Session: Summer 2018 - Summer 2018

Posted on: Mar 05, 2018

Applications due: Mar 23, 2018

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

CampusCourse No.Course TitleEnrollment (est.)No. positions (est.) *No. hours (est.)DatesTutorialsDutiesQualifications
STGSOC100H1FIntro to Sociology1501150May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting and diligently responsive with students (including electronic consultation); willingness to craft and/or write test and exam questions; 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.
STGSOC150H1SSociological Inquiries751100July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting and diligently responsive with students (including electronic consultation); willingness to craft and/or write test and exam questions; 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 background in classical sociological theory; desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC201H1FClassical Sociological Theory301120May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation 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 background in classical sociological theory; desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC202H1FIntro to Quantitative Methods301120May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aGraduate 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.Preparation 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.
STGSOC204H1FIntro to Qualitative Methods301100May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting and diligently responsive with students (including electronic consultation); willingness to craft and/or write test and exam questions; 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 background in classical sociological theory; desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC205H1FUrban Sociology50170May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting and diligently responsive with students (including electronic consultation); willingness to craft and/or write test and exam questions; 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 background in classical sociological theory; desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC207H1SWork and Occupations50170July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC209H1FSexuality and Modernity50170May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC212H1FSociology of Crime and Deviance751105May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures; preparing, teaching, and/or leading discussions/tutorials; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting with students (including electronic consultation); writing, grading and/or invigilation of tests/examinations; grading term papers; communicating with course instructor and other TAs; other ad hoc tasks.Excellent oral communication skills; 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.
STGSOC243H1SSociology of Health and Illness50150July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC251H1SContemporary Sociological Theory20170July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting and diligently responsive with students (including electronic consultation); willingness to craft and/or write test and exam questions; 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 background in classical sociological theory; desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC252H1SIntermediate Quantitative Methods in Sociology20170July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC254H1SIntermediate Qualitative Methods in Sociology20170July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting and diligently responsive with students (including electronic consultation); willingness to craft and/or write test and exam questions; 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 background in classical sociological theory; desire to advise students and help them learn; established record of teaching excellence.
STGSOC293H1FNew Topics in Sociology: Sociology of Law50150May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC308H1FGlobal Inequality50185May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC313H1SSocial Control50160July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC315H1SDomestic Violence50185July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation for classes; preparation of written or audio-visual materials; possibly attending lectures, teaching, and/or leading discussions; rating students' work; holding office hours; consulting and diligently responsive 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.
STGSOC364H1SUrban Health50145July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC365H1SGender Relations50145July 3, 2018-August 31, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
STGSOC386H1FNew Topics: Classical Political Theory30150May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aPreparation 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.
UTMSOC208H5FCrime and Organizations2002 @ 70 each140May-Jun, 2018Grading 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.
UTMSOC216H5FSociology of Law2002 @ 80 each160May-Jun, 2018Grading 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.
UTMSOC219H5FCrime and Justice2002 @ 80 each160May-Jun, 2018Grading 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.
UTMSOC275H5FSociology of Gender2002 @ 80 each160May-Jun, 2018Grading 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 with experience in gender preferred.
UTMSOC318H5FSoc of Mental Health & Mental Disorders60180May-Jun, 2018Grading 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 with knowledge in mental health and mental disorders and/or related areas preferred.
UTMSOC326H5FPolicing1502 @ 50 each100May-Jun, 2018Grading 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.
UTMSOC378H5SLaw, Crime and Disrepute60150Jul-Aug, 2018Grading 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.
UTMSOC384H5FMedia Ethics and Policy60170May-Jun, 2018Grading 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 with experience in media communication and ethics and/or related area preferred.
UTMSOC425H5SGender in Global Contexts50170Jul-Aug, 2018Grading 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 with experience in the area.
UTMSOC444H5F(L0101)Advanded Topics in Sociology50170May-Jun, 2018Grading 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
UTSCSOCB05H3YLogic of Social Inquiry451100May 1 - August 31, 2018YesTeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be able to attend classes at UTSC, as required. The TA must have excellent time management skills, including the ability to mark written assignments efficiently and effectively within agreed-upon time limits. Timely communication with the instructor and students is also expected, meaning that the TA must adhere to the course's 2 business day email reply policy, and pro-actively report problems that arise in tutorial or any tasks that exceed the estimated time to the instructor. Teaching assistant will be conducting tutorials, invigilating tests and final examinations, consulting with students, consulting with supervisor, and marking tutorial assignments and examinations. Must be able to attend classes and meetings at UTSC, as required. Tutorial Sections for this course can be found here: https://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~registrar/scheduling/timetableThe TA must have a solid grasp of concepts of induction, deduction, conceptualization, operationalization, reliability, validity, causality, generalizability, units of analysis, and independent and dependent variables as they relate to qualitative and quantitative methods. Familiarity with the construction and interpretation of cross-tabulations and the chi-square test is also required.
UTSCSOCB42H3FClassic Sociological Theory I451-250 hours eachMay 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018YesTeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be able to attend classes at UTSC, as required. The TA must have excellent time management skills, including the ability to mark written assignments efficiently and effectively within agreed-upon time limits. Timely communication with the instructor and students is also expected, meaning that the TA must adhere to the course's 2 business day email reply policy, and pro-actively report problems that arise in tutorial or any tasks that exceed the estimated time to the instructor. Teaching assistant will be conducting tutorials, invigilating tests and final examinations, consulting with students, consulting with supervisor, and marking tutorial assignments and examinations. Must be able to attend classes and meetings at UTSC, as required. Tutorial Sections for this course can be found here: https://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~registrar/scheduling/timetableMust have a solid grasp of sociological methods and classical theory, logic of argumentation, concept and theory development process. Experience teaching writing preferred.
UTSCSOCB43H3SClassic Sociological Theory II33170June 24 - August 31, 2018YesThe 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. Tutorial Sections for this course can be found here: https://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~registrar/scheduling/timetableMust have a solid grasp of sociological methods and classical theory, logic of argumentation, concept and theory development process. Experience teaching writing preferred.
UTSCSOCB49H3FSociology of Family 1001-250 hours eachMay 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018YesTeaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be able to attend classes at UTSC, as required. The TA must have excellent time management skills, including the ability to mark written assignments efficiently and effectively within agreed-upon time limits. Timely communication with the instructor and students is also expected, meaning that the TA must adhere to the course's 2 business day email reply policy, and pro-actively report problems that arise in tutorial or any tasks that exceed the estimated time to the instructor. Teaching assistant will be conducting tutorials, invigilating tests and final examinations, consulting with students, consulting with supervisor, and marking tutorial assignments and examinations. Must be able to attend classes and meetings at UTSC, as required. Tutorial Sections for this course can be found here: https://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~registrar/scheduling/timetable General Knowledge in Sociology of Family as demonstrated by graduate coursework and/or comprehensive exam in appropriate fields.
UTSCSOCC04H3SSocial Movements30140May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018N/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.General Knowledge in Social Movements as demonstrated by graduate coursework and/or comprehensive exam in appropriate fields.
UTSCSOCC11H3FPolicing and Security461100May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018n/aTeaching assistant will be expected to grade assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be able to attend classes and meetings with course instructor at UTSC, as required. For this writing intensive course, the TA will receive and is required to attend a training workshop on how to provide feedback on writing assignments. TAs will be required to complete a mandatory Health & Safety Awareness Training.General Knowledge in Policing and Security as demonstrated by graduate coursework and/or comprehensive exam 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.