Sociology TAship Applications

TAship postings

Fall / Winter 2018-19 - Winter 2019 Tri-Campus TA Postings

Posted on: 2018-10-12

Applications due: 2018-11-04

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

Course Campus Enrollment (est.) No. positions (est.) No. hours (est.) Dates Times Tutorials Duties Qualifications
SOC100H1SL0101 - Introduction to Sociology I - Sociological Perspectives STG 700 1 120 January 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019 M 3-5 Yes 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. 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.
SOC207H1S - Work and Occupations STG 130 1 110 January 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019 M 2-4 Yes 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. 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.
SOC313H1S-L5101 - Social Control STG 100 1 100 January 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019 TH 6-8 n/a 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. 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.
SOC352H1S - New Topics: Social Psychology of Work STG 40 1 120 January 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019 W 12-3 n/a 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. 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.
SOC100H5S - Introduction to Sociology UTM 1000 2 @ 92 each 184 Jan - Apr, 2019 Tues & Thur 1 - 3 Grading 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 minimum of 75% average over all sociology courses taken
SOC202H5S - Cultural Sociology UTM 200 1 90 Jan - Apr, 2019 Tues 11am - 1pm Grading 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 of cultural sociology preferred.
SOC209H5S(L0101) - Introduction to Criminology, Law & Society UTM 200 1 110 Jan - Apr, 2019 Tues 1 - 4 TA'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.
SOC211H5S - Law, Punishment & Social Control UTM 200 2 @ 70 each 140 Jan - Apr, 2019 Mon 3 - 5 Grading 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.
SOC216H5S(L0101) - Sociology of Law UTM 200 1 70 Jan - Apr, 2019 Tues 11am - 1pm Grading 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.
SOC219H5S(L0101) - Gender, Crime and Justice UTM 200 1 70 Jan - Apr, 2019 Mon 3 - 5 Grading 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.
SOC221H5S-L0102 - The Logic of Social Inquiry UTM 125 1 175 Jan - Apr, 2019 Thurs 1 - 3 Fri 10-11; 11-12; 12-1; 2-3; 3-4 Tutorials (in person/online); students consultation by email and/or during office hours; invigilate and mark term tests/exam and assignments; keep accurate records of grades on blackboard; attend training as required by Instructor. Graduate work in Sociology with experience in Research Methods preferred
SOC222H5S(L0101) - Measuring the Social World UTM 125 1 200 Jan - Apr, 2019 Mon 1 - 3 Tues 10-11;11-12; 12-1 TA'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
SOC231H5S - Classical Sociological Theory UTM 125 1 110 Jan - Apr, 2019 Tues 3 - 5 Grading 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 classical social theory preferred
SOC263H5S - Social Inequality UTM 200 1 80 Jan - Apr, 2019 Fri 3 - 5 Grading 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 social inequality preferred.
SOC275H5S - Sociology of Gender UTM 200 1 90 Jan - Apr, 2019 Wed 9 - 11 Grading 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.
SOC300H5S(L0102) - Special Topics in Criminology UTM 60 1 70 Jan - Apr, 2019 Fri 1 - 3 Grading 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.
SOC301H5S - Canadian Prisons UTM 150 1 80 Jan - Apr, 2019 Fri 11am - 1pm Grading 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.
SOC303H5S - White-collar and Corporate Crime UTM 60 1 90 January-April 2019 Thursdays 1-3 Grading 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.
SOC326H5S - Policing UTM 150 1 60 Jan - Apr, 2019 Wed 1-3 Grading 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.
SOC332H5S - Race & Ethnicity in Canada UTM 60 1 70 Jan - Apr, 2019 Fri 1 - 3 Grading 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 race and ethnicity preferred
SOC347H5S - Sociology of Masculinities UTM 60 1 70 Jan - Apr, 2019 Wed 11am - 1pm Grading 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.
SOC350H5S - Quantitative Analysis UTM 60 1 80 Jan - Apr, 2019 Tues 1 - 3 Wed 12-1; 3-4 TA'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 experience in Research Methods and Statistical Analysis preferred.
SOC361H5S - Sociology of Organizations UTM 150 1 40 Jan - Apr, 2019 Wed 1 - 3 Grading 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 or knowledge in sociology of organizations and sociology of industrial relations preferred.
SOC375H5S - Sociology of International Migration UTM 60 1 90 Jan - Apr, 2019 Mon 1 - 3 Grading 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 International Migration preferred.
SOC378H5S(L0101) - Law, Crime and Justice UTM 60 1 50 Jan - Apr, 2019 Wed 6 - 8 Grading 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.
SOC379H5S - Sociology of Crime UTM 60 1@85 85 Jan-April 2019 Wednesday 9-11 Grading 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.
SOC446H5S - Advanced Topics in Crime and Law UTM 60 1 70 Jan - Apr, 2019 Fri 1 - 3 Grading 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.
SOC457H5S - Sociology of Race and Ethnicity UTM 50 1 60 Jan - Apr, 2019 Fri 11am - 1pm Grading 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 race and ethnicity preferred.
SOC459H5S - Science, Technology and Society UTM 50 1 60 Jan - Apr, 2019 Tues 3 - 5 Grading 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.
SOCB26H3S - Sociology of Education UTSC 43 1 90 January 2019 - April 2019 *Subject to Change* LEC01 MO 11:00 13:00 HW 215 Tanner, J. TUT0001 TU 15:00 16:00 HW 408 TUT0002 Cancelled 09/19 Teaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Must be able to attend classes and meetings with course instructor at UTSC, as required. The TA will receive and is required to attend a training workshop on how to teach and facilitate a class tutorial. TA is expected to be proactive, engaged, and makes decisions in consultation with the instructor. TAs will be required to complete a mandatory Health & Safety Awareness Training. General Knowledge in Sociology of Education as demonstrated by graduate coursework and/or comprehensive exam in appropriate fields.
SOCB43H3S - Classic Sociological Theory II UTSC 81 1 90 January 2019 - April 2019 *Subject to Change* LEC01 TH 11:00 13:00 MW 170 Albert, K. TUT0001 FR 10:00 11:00 MW 262 TUT0002 FR 11:00 12:00 MW 2 Preparation for tutorials; some preparation of written or audio-visual materials; Teaching, and/or leading tutorials and 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. Must have a solid grasp of sociological methods and classical theory, logic of argumentation, concept and theory development process. Experience teaching writing preferred.v
SOCC44H3S - Media and Society UTSC 60 1 70 January 2019 - April 2019 *Subject to Change* LEC01 WE 15:00 17:00 MW 140 Harold, J. Teaching assistant to consult with supervisor, mark assignments and/or examinations, invigilate tests and final examinations. Holding office hours and consulting with students. Appropriate background for the course (Media and Society)

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 May 1, 2017 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. Applicants are responsible for uploading their academic CV, which must include the following information: teaching experience (institution, course name, course number, dates and number of appointments); TA experience (institution, course name, course number, dates and number of appointments); dissertation title; areas of research; conference and other presentations; publications. CV must provide a phone number and email address at which an applicant can be reached during the hiring time period.