Anthropology TAship Applications

TAship postings

Fall/Winter 2018-19 - Open Round 2018-19, Due July 24, 2018

Posted on: 2018-06-29

Applications due: 2018-07-24

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

Course Campus Enrollment (est.) No. positions (est.) No. hours (est.) Dates Times Tutorials Duties Qualifications
ANT100Y1Y-Assist - Introduction to Anthropology - Assistant Head STG 1310 1 180 hours September 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 To Be Determined Assist the Course Coordinators in course administration, including, but not limited to, coordinating among professors and TAs and among students and faculty and TAs. Co-organize and prepare for TA meetings. Consult with Course Coordinators/students; e-mail correspondence; test and exam invigilation; marking assignments. May be assigned to assist the Head Administrative TA in all aspects of organizing the tutorials and communicating with students. Must be available Mondays 10-12 for regular TA meetings. Demonstrated excellence in course performance; field research; demonstrated leadership ability. Academic background in Anthropology Previous teaching and marking experience. Previous experience as TA in ANT 100Y preferred.
ANT100Y1Y-Head - Introduction to Anthropology - Head TA STG 1310 1 205 hours September 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 To Be Determined Assist the Course Coordinators in course administration, including, but not limited to, coordinating among professors and TAs and among students and faculty and TAs. E-mail correspondence; website administration (Quercus); preparing and distribution of handouts. Attend lectures and administer pre-lecture sessions (one hour before class most weeks). Organize TA tasks under the guidance of Course Coordinators. Organize and lead biweekly TA meetings. Book tutorial room. Consult with Course Coordinators/students; test and exam invigilation; marking assignments. Must be available Mondays 10-12 for regular TA meetings. Demonstrated excellence in course performance; field research; demonstrated leadership ability. Academic background in Anthropology. Previous teaching and marking experience. Previous experience as TA in ANT 100Y preferred.
ANT100Y1Y-Reg - Introduction to Anthropology STG 1310 18 180 hours each September 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 To Be Determined Consult with Course Coordinators/students; read course materials and attend lectures; respond to student questions via e-mail and/or Quercus; test and exam invigilation; mark written assignments. Bi-weekly tutorial preparation and instruction. TA and writing instruction training. Coordination with Administrative TAs and Course Coordinators. Must be available Mondays 10-12 for regular TA meetings. Academic background in Anthropology. Ability to lead tutorials in different fields is an asset. The recent experience of taking undergraduate courses is an asset.
ANT101H5S - Introduction to Biological Anthropology and Archaeology UTM 800 5-8 at 140 or 200 hours, depending on number of practicals ~800 hours in groups of 140 or 200 January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 yes, Thursdays and Fridays at UTM, plus invigilation Teaching 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 at UTM.
ANT102H5F - Intro to Sociocultural and Linguistic Anthropology UTM 800 1-3 at 50-60 hours each, depending on enrollment ~150 hours, depending on enrollment September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 No, but must be available at UTM for tests, exams, and meetings. Teaching assistant to invigilate tests and final examination, consult supervisor and students, and mark assignments and examinations. No tutorials, but must invigilate and be available for student and instructor meetings at UTM. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in sociocultural and/or linguistic anthropology, and have an ability to communicate information clearly. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs may be given preference. No tutorials, but must invigilate and be available for student and instructor meetings at UTM.
ANT201H5S - World Prehistory UTM 150 1 200-205 January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 Must be available for practicals on Wednesdays 1-7 pm at UTM. Teaching assistant to conduct practicals, invigilate tests and final examination, consult with supervisor and students, mark practical assignments and examinations at UTM. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in archaeology, an ability to communicate information clearly; previous teaching and marking experience preferred. Experience and expertise to complement instructor and other TAs may be desirable. Must be available for practicals on Wednesdays 1-7 pm at UTM.
ANT202H5F - Biological Anthropology: Human variation and adaption UTM 150 1 190-200 September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 Must be available for practicals on Mondays 9am - 4pm at UTM. Teaching assist to conduct tutorials, prepare lab notes and handouts, invigilate tests and examinations, consult with supervisor and students, mark practical assignments and examinations at UTM. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in biological anthropology; familiarity with material covered, genetics and human diversity. Experience and expertise to complement instructor and other TAs may be desirable. . Must be available for practicals on Mondays 9am - 4pm at UTM.
ANT203H5S - Biological Anthropology: Primatology and palaeoanthropology UTM 150 1 195-200 hours January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 Yes, Wednesdays at UTM plus invigilation Teaching assistant to conduct practicals, invigilate tests and final examination, consult with supervisor and students, mark practical assignments and examinations at UTM. 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.
ANT203Y1Y-Reg - The Nature of Humans STG 200 1 205 hours September 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 R10-11, R11-12, R12-1, R1-2, R2-3, R4-5, R5-6 Consult with Instructor/students; prepare handouts; prepare and conduct laboratory sessions; store and curate teaching materials; evaluate lab sessions by test or assignment; invigilate tests/examinations; mark tests and examinations; maintain Quercus. Completed undergraduate/graduate courses in Evolutionary Anthropology with a high level of performance; familiar with human and non-human primate anatomy; demonstrated communication ability; able to knowledgeably utilize the teaching collections of casts, artifacts and other lab equipment.
ANT205H5F - Intro to Forensic Anthropology UTM 125 1-2 at 140 hours, depending on enrollment 140-280 September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 Yes, Tuesdays at UTM plus invigilation Teaching assistant to conduct practicals, invigilate mid-term exam, and consult with students and with instructor, and mark practical assignments and major papers. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in osteology and forensic anthropology (excellence in course performance should be demonstrated); assisted with forensic anthropological cases, and/or recoveries; conducted research in the area of forensic anthropology; an ability to communicate information clearly. Must be available for practicals and invigilation at UTM.
ANT206H5S - Culture and Communication UTM 150 1 190 January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 Yes, Tuesdays at UTM plus invigilation Teaching assistant to conduct tutorials, invigilate tests and final examination, consult with supervisor and students, mark tutorial assignments and examinations. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in linguistic anthropology or related fields, have an interest in linguistic anthropology research, and have an ability to communicate information clearly. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs may be given preference. Must be available for tutorials at UTM.
ANT207H1F-Reg - Core Concepts in Social and Cultural Anthropology STG 240 1 35 hours September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 W11-12, W12-1, W4-5, R10-11, R11-12, R1-2, R2-3, W5-6 Consult with Instructor/students. Mark papers/exams and assist with course materials. Prepare and conduct tutorials. Invigilate tests/examinations. Completed undergraduate and graduate courses in Social and Cultural Anthropology (demonstrated excellence in course performance); demonstrated communication ability. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
ANT211H5F - Sex, Evolution and Behaviour UTM 425 (max) 2-5 at 50-60 hours, depending on enrollment ~200 September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 No, but must be available at UTM for meetings, tests, and exam Teaching assistant to invigilate tests and final examination at UTM, consult with supervisor and students, mark assignments and examinations. Successful applicants will have completed appropriate undergraduate and/or graduate course in biological anthropology, and have an ability to communicate information clearly. Expertise in topics related to the course (sex, evolution and behaviour) preferred. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs may be given preference.
ANT214H5S - Anthropology of Food and Nutrition UTM 420 (max) 2-5 at 50-60 hours, depending on enrollment 100-250 hours January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 No, but must be available at UTM for meetings, tests, and exam Teaching assistant to invigilate tests and final examination at UTM, 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.
ANT220H5F - Introduction to the Anthropology of Health UTM 125 (max) 1-2 at 140 hours, depending on enrollment 140-280, depending on enrollment September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 Yes, Tuesdays at UTM, plus invigilation at UTM Teaching assistant to invigilate tests and final examination at UTM, 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 the anthropology of health; 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 at UTM.
ANT253H1F-Head - Language and Society - Administrative TA STG 500 1 205 hours September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 none Assist the Instructor in course administration, including, but not limited to, coordinating among professor and TAs and among students and faculty and TAs. E-mail correspondence; maintain Quercus. Assist Instructor in dealing with possible plagiarism cases which may include writing reports and meeting with students. Read assigned texts and prepare discussion questions for tutorials; conduct occasional tutorials; mark assignments, tests, and examinations. Consult with students and Instructor. Invigilate tests/examinations. Completed undergraduate and graduate courses in Anthropology, preferably Linguistic Anthropology; demonstrated excellence in course performance; high level of organizational and communication skills. Academic background in Anthropology. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
ANT253H1F-Reg - Language and Society STG 500 2 205 hours each September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 none Read assigned texts; conduct occasional tutorials; mark assignments, test and examinations; Consult with students and Instructor. Invigilate tests/examinations. Completed undergraduate and graduate courses in Anthropology, preferably Linguistic Anthropology. Completed relevant linguistic courses, demonstrated excellence in course performance. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
ANT312H5S - Archaeological Analysis UTM 48 2 at 105, depending on enrollment 105-210, depending on enrollmen t January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 Yes, Wednesdays at UTM Teaching assistant to conduct practicals, invigilate tests and final examinations at UTM, 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.
ANT313H5S - China, Korea and Japan in Prehistory UTM 50 1 70 (if enrollments allow) January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 No, but must be available at UTM for tests, exams, and meetings. Invigilate tests and final examinations at UTM, consult with students, consult with supervisor, and mark assignments and examinations Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and graduate courses in Archaeology, with an ability to communicate information clearly. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred, with expertise in East Asian Archaeology.
ANT314H5S - Archaeological Theory UTM 50 1 70 (if enrollments allow) January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 No, but must be available at UTM for tests, exams, and meetings. Invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with students, consult with supervisor, and mark assignments and examinations Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and graduate courses in Archaeology, with an ability to communicate information clearly. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred, with expertise in Archaeological theory
ANT318H5F - Archaeological Fieldwork UTM 24 1 160 September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 Yes, Fridays at UTM Field and laboratory assistant to supervise students, consult with supervisor and students, mark field and laboratory assignments and examinations. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in archaeology, knowledge of and experience in archaeological fieldwork (survey and excavation); an ability to communicate information clearly; the ability to utilize teaching collection of casts, artifacts, etc. Candidates with previous field, teaching and marking experience preferred. NOTE: The lab component for this course will be held in the Fall term and preference will be given to applicants who have recently TAed for the summer field school portion. Must be available for practicals on Fridays at UTM.
ANT329H1F - Language and Power Structure STG 60 1 70 hours September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 W4-5, R2-3, R3-4, R4-5 (4 meetings during semester) Consult with Instructor/students. Mark papers/exams and assist with course materials. Lead tutorials. Invigilate tests/examinations. Completed undergraduate and graduate courses in Anthropology, preferably Linguistic Anthropology.
ANT331H5S - The Biology of Human Sexuality UTM 50 1 70 (if enrollments allow) January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 No, but must be available at UTM for tests, exams, and meetings. Teaching assistant to invigilate tests and final examination at UTM, consult with supervisor and students, mark assignments and examinations. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in biological anthropology; an ability to communicate information clearly; previous teaching and marking experience preferred. Expertise in topics related to the course (Biology of Human Sexuality) preferred. Skills and background to complement instructor may be preferred.
ANT333Y1Y - Living Primate Adaptations STG 60 1 75 hours September 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 F12-2, F3-5 Consult with Instructor and students. Help conduct selected laboratory sessions. Evaluate lab sessions by test and assignment. Mark papers, tests and exams. Assist students with research project design, data analysis, and statistical interpretations. Completed undergraduate/graduate courses in Evolutionary Anthropology with a high level of performance. Demonstrated knowledge of course material; demonstrated communication capacity; be able to fully utilize the teaching collection of skeletons, casts, and other lab equipment. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
ANT334H5F - Human Osteology UTM 50 1 105 September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 Yes, Thursdays at UTM Teaching assistant to invigilate tests and examinations at UTM, consult with students and with supervisor, and mark assignments and examinations. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in human osteology; an ability to communicate information clearly; interest and enthusiasm for the subject and a rapport with undergraduates; the ability to utilize teaching collection of casts, artifacts etc. Candidates with previous teaching and marking experience are preferred. Must be available for practicals at UTM.
ANT335H5F - Anthropology of Gender UTM 50 1 (if enrollments allow) 70 September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 No, but must be available at UTM for meetings, tests, and exam Teaching assistant to invigilate tests and examinations, consult with students and with supervisor, and mark tests and examinations. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in sociocultural anthropology; an ability to communicate information clearly; previous teaching and marking experience preferred. Applicants with demonstrated research or teaching focus related to the topic of the course, and/or with background complementarity with the instructor, may be given preference. Must be available at UTM for tests, exams, and meetings.
ANT336H1S - Evolutionary Anthropology Theory STG 60 1 35 hours January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 none Consult with Instructor/students. Participate in class discussions. Mark papers/exams and assist with course materials. Invigilate tests/examinations. Completed undergraduate/graduate courses in Evolutionary Anthropology; demonstrated excellence in course performance. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
ANT337H5F - Anthropology of Growth and Development UTM 50 1 70 (if enrollments allow) September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 No, but must be available at UTM for tests, exams, and meetings. Teaching assistant to invigilate tests and final examination at UTM, consult with supervisor and students, mark assignments and examinations. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and/or graduate courses in biological anthropology; an ability to communicate information clearly; previous teaching and marking experience preferred. Expertise in topics related to the course (Anthropology of Growth and Development) preferred. Skills and background to complement instructor may be preferred.
ANT338H5S - Laboratory Methods in Biological Anthropology UTM 48 1 (if enrollments allow) 70 hours January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 Yes, Mondays at UTM Teaching 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.
ANT341H1S - China in Transition STG 60 1 35 hours January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 none Consult with Instructor/students. Mark papers/exams and assist with course materials. Invigilate tests/examinations. Completed undergraduate/graduate courses in Social Cultural Anthropology; familiarity with course topic preferred.
ANT347H1F - Metropolis: Global Cities STG 60 1 35 hours September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 none Consult with Instructor/students. Mark papers/exams and assist with course materials/maintain Quercus. Invigilate tests/examinations. Completed undergraduate/graduate courses in Social Cultural Anthropology; Familiarity with course topic preferred.
ANT358H1F - Medical Anthropology and Social Justice STG 60 1 35 hours September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 none Consult with Instructor/students. Mark papers/exams and assist with course materials. Invigilate tests/examinations. Completed undergraduate/graduate courses in Social Cultural Anthropology; Interest in medical anthropology preferred.
ANT380H1S - Craft of Social Cultural Anthropology STG 30 1 35 hours January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 none Consult with Instructor and students. Mark weekly assignments/papers/exams and assist with course materials. Invigilate tests/examinations. Academic background in Social Cultural Anthropology. Familiarity with debates over anthropological knowledge production preferred. Demonstrated excellence in course performance; field research. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
ANT434H1S - Health, Diet and Disease in the Past STG 25 1 105 hours January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019 W2-4 Consult with Instructor and students. Organize and supervise labs. Invigilate tests/exams. Mark labs, tests and papers and assist with course materials. Completed undergraduate/graduate courses in Evolutionary Anthropology, including human skeletal anatomy at a high level of performance; previous teaching and marking experience preferred.
ANT486H1S - Special Topics: Socio-Cultural Research Seminar: Animations: Digital and Visual STG 20 1 50 hours November 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 Note: 10 hours dedicated to pre-term meetings with instructor between November 1 to none Assist in course development including planning of media workshops; help guide students’ progress with their independent projects during class and during office hours; help mark assignments and final projects; meet and consult with the instructor. This position requires a strong background in sociocultural anthropology including completion of graduate courses in sociocultural anthropology. Previous teaching and marking experience preferred. Previous experience with digital media, film, photography, and/or the visual arts is strongly preferred, including research on or with digital applications.
ANTA01H3F - Introduction to Anthropology: Becoming Human UTSC 215 4-5 180-190 hours per position Sept. – Dec. 2018 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TH 13:00 15:00 SY 110 Teichroeb, J. LEC02 TH 09:00 11:00 HL 001 TUT0001 TH 11:00 12:00 MW 3 Teaching 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 completed undergraduate and graduate courses in biological anthropology and/or archaeology. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs will be given preference. Research specialization in topics of direct relevance to the course content (i.e., paleoanthropology, Paleolithic archaeology) preferred.
ANTA01H3S - Introduction to Anthropology: Becoming Human UTSC 165 1-2 100-110 hours per position Jan. – April 2019 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TU 13:00 15:00 HL 001 Teichroeb, J./Dewar, G. TUT0001 FR 10:00 11:00 MW 329 TUT0002 FR 11:0 Teaching 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 completed undergraduate and graduate courses in biological anthropology and/or archaeology. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs will be given preference. Research specialization in topics of direct relevance to the course content (i.e., paleoanthropology, Paleolithic archaeology) preferred.
ANTA02H3F - Introduction to Anthropology: Society, Culture, and Language UTSC 150 1 45-55 Sept. – Dec. 2018 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TU 11:00 13:00 SW 309 TUT0001 WE 09:00 10:00 IC 326 TUT0002 WE 10:00 11:00 IC 326 TUT000 Teaching assistant to consult with students, consult with supervisor, and mark assignments and/or examinations. Must be available to come to UTSC as required to consult with instructor, pick up assignments and/or examinations and invigilate. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and graduate courses in sociocultural anthropology and/or linguistic anthropology; an ability to communicate information clearly, previous teaching and marking experience preferred. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs will be given preference.
ANTA02H3S - Introduction to Anthropology: Society, Culture and Language UTSC 185 1-2 180-210 hours per position Jan. – April 2019 Jan. – April 2019 LEC01 MO 11:00 13:00 SY 110 Cummings, M. LEC02 TU 12:00 14:00 AA 112 Cummings, M. TUT0001 WE 10:00 1 Teaching assistant to conduct tutorials, invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with student, consult with supervisor, and mark tutorial assignments and examinations. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and graduate courses in sociocultural anthropology and/or linguistic anthropology; an ability to communicate information clearly. Skills and background to complement instructor & other TAs will be given preference.
ANTB05H3S - Culture and Society in Africa UTSC 30 1 45 hours Jan. – April 2019 *Subject to Change* LEC01 MO 11:00 14:00 MW 160 Kilroy-Marac, K. Teaching 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.
ANTB14H3F - Biological Anthropology: Beginnings UTSC 72 2-3 60-90 Sept. – Dec. 2018 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TU 12:00 14:00 HW 215 Schillaci, M. TUT0001 TU 14:00 15:00 MW 329 TUT0002 TU 15:00 16: Teaching assistant to conduct tutorials, invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with student, consult with supervisor, and mark tutorial assignments and examinations. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC. Successful applicant will have an understanding of macroevolution and how to interpret phylogeny/cladograms that is commensurate with a background in biological/evolutionary anthropology at the graduate level. Successful applicant will also have a knowledge of nonhuman primate taxonomy, hominin taxonomy, skeletal morphology and primatology commensurate with a background in biological/evolutionary anthropology at the graduate level.
ANTB15H3F - Contemporary Human Evolution and Variation UTSC 43 1 100-110 Sept. – Dec. 2018 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TH 11:00 13:00 SW 309 Sawchuk, L. TUT0001 FR 10:00 11:00 MW 130 TUT0002 FR 11:00 12:00 MW 1 Teaching assistant to conduct tutorials, invigilate tests and final examinations, consult with student, consult with supervisor, and mark tutorial assignments and examinations. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC. Successful applicant must have experience in solving problems in family and population genetics (e.g., inheritance gene counting and HW estimation). Basic statistics (e.g., chi square, regression, correlation analysis), finger print analysis, understanding of micro-evolutionary processes. Students should have experience in family genetics, population genetics and some experience in bio-statistcs.
ANTB19H3F - Ethnography and the Comparative Study of Human Societies UTSC 108 1-2 95-105 hours per position Sept. – Dec. 2018 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TU 14:00 16:00 SW 309 Kilroy-Marac, K. TUT0001 TH 17:00 18:00 IC 326 TUT0002 TH 18:00 19:00 Teaching assistant to invigilate final examination, consult with student, consult with supervisor, and examinations. Must be available to come to UTSC to pick up grading and be available to see students after grading. 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.
ANTB20H3S - Culture, Politics and Globalization UTSC 110 1-2 95-105 hours per position Jan. – April 2019 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TU 11:00 13:00 SW 143 BUTT, W. TUT0001 TH 14:00 15:00 AA 205 TUT0002 TH 19:00 20:00 AA 209 Teaching 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.
ANTB22H3F - Primate Behaviour UTSC 44 1 60 hours Sept. – Dec. 2018 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TU 09:00 11:00 SW 128 Teaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC. Successful applicants will have completed undergraduate and graduate courses in biological anthropology. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in Anthropological primatology.
ANTB35H3F - Kids These Days: Youth, Language and Media UTSC 71 1 95-105 hours per position Sept. – Dec. 2018 *Subject to Change* LEC01 MO 10:00 13:00 HL 001 Paz, A. Teaching 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. Successful applicant to have a general background in Socio-cultural or Linguistic Anthropology at the graduate level. Preference given to candidates with research or teaching experience in youth culture, media or linguistic anthropological approaches to mass communication.
ANTC67H3F - Foundations of Epidemiology UTSC 66 1-2 80-90 hours per position Sept. – Dec. 2018 *Subject to Change* Enrolment Control: RP Period 1: Initially restricted to students in the Evolutionary Programs in An Teaching assistant to conduct tutorials, consult with students, consult with supervisor, mark tutorial assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be available to attend classes at UTSC. Successful applicants must have understanding of: basic epidemiological principles, rates and statistical interpretation (e.g, prevalence and incidence, mortality and morbidity rates), various infectious and chronic diseases, and major epidemiologic study designs (e.g., case-control studies, cohort studies). Preference may be given to applicants with a background in Epidemiology and public Health at the graduate level. Students must have a background in some statistics and a least some experience in courses that deal with medical anthropology.
ScantronCoordina - Scantron Coordinator STG N/A 1 70 hours September 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 N/A Act as Scantron Coordinator subject expert for the Anthropology department. Communicate with new and existing Teaching Assistants to accept scantron marking packages and process information through the Remark Software program to produce and return accurate marks reports so TA can input results into Quercus. Consult with Course Instructor or Head TAs of courses using Scantron marking to ensure process is followed and everyone understands grading deadlines. Research, read and understand how Remark works and identify all reports necessary for each course whether single or multiple answer keys are used. Write efficient instructions on how to operate the Remark Software. Respond to TA questions via e-mail and train new TAs on how to submit scantron packages for processing. Hours are flexible but must coordinate return of course mark results in a reasonable timeframe. Remark software office will be available to process above. Successful applicant will report to the ANT UGRD Administrator and ANT Department Manager Ability to communicate well with TAs from several courses in different sub-fields. Problem solving skills /ability to troubleshoot issues is highly desirable. Marking experience preferred. Ability to learn software quickly, write instructions legibly, and communicate results clearly.

Notes:

  1. The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

  2. This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Collective Agreement. The Departmental Hiring Policy is available in the Department Office and in the CUPE, local 3902 office. The position(s) posted above is (are) tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolments.

  3. The rates of pay correspond with the current CUPE Agreement and is effective January 1, 2018 as follows:

    • Undergraduate (UG) $44.44 per hour + 4% vacation pay

    • SGS I $44.44 per hour + 4% vacation pay

    • SGS II & PDF $44.44 per hour + 4% vacation pay

  4. 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.

  5. Duties of this position shall be performed at the campus on which the position is located. Where the duties are intended to be performed at another location, such other location will be specified in the posting.

  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.

  7. If during the application and/or selection process you require accommodation due to a disability, please contact Josie Alaimo, Undergraduate Administrator.