Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies

Graduate Teaching Assistantships

GTAs assist with the teaching of undergraduate courses at Western. In September 2013, a graduate student with a full one-term GTAship will receive a base salary of $4,550 plus a one-time payment as provided in Article 18.02 of the Collective Agreement. Employment of registered graduate students as graduate teaching assistants is governed by the provisions of The Collective Agreement between The University of Western Ontario and the Public Service Alliance of Canada, which can be found at Human Resources.

Current TA Opportunities

Language Laboratory Instructor for FRENCH 1002 and/or FRENCH1010

Department/Program: French Studies

Ext.: 85701

Application Deadline: 08/04/2012

Position Description: 2 terms, full GTA-ship contract starting September 1st, 2014 and ending on April 30th, 2015 Laboratories for French courses FR1002 and/or FR1010.

Required Experience:

  • Excellent spoken and written French and English; experience in teaching FSL at the University level;
  • Experience in a language laboratory setting an advantage but not required.

Please submit your resume to Dr. Jacques Lamarche at lamarche@uwo.ca no later than August 4, 2014.

Graduate Teaching Assistantship for FRENCH2012A section 002

Department/Program: French Studies

Ext.: 85701

Application Deadline: 08/04/2012

Description: 1 term full GTA-ship contract starting September 1st , 2014 and ending on December 31st, 2014.

Course Schedule:

  • Tuesday, 8:30-10:30pm
  • Thursday, 8:30-9:30pm

Duties include in-class delivery of language lessons according to the syllabus provided by the course convener; marking assignments, tests and examinations; holding regular office hours and responding to students inquiries over e-mail; invigilating final examination. Attending employer required teacher training sessions.

Qualifications include native or near-native proficiency in spoken and written French; experience or training in teaching French as a second language. Please submit your resume to Dr. Jacques Lamarche at lamarche@uwo.ca no later than August 4, 2014.

DAN Management and Organizational Studies (2 positions)

Department/Program: DAN Management and Organizational Studies

Ext.: 81367

Application Deadline: 08/07/2014

Fall Term

Teaching Assistant positions are available in the Department of Management and Organizational Studies. In compliance with the existing provisions of the Collective Agreement between the University and the UWO-GTA Union, PSAC Local 610, the Department of Management and Organizational Studies would like to inform qualified graduate students of the following teaching assistantship positions that are available in the department for the fall term. Those Ph.D. graduate students who are currently just beyond their normal TA eligibility period are welcome to apply.

Teaching Assistants Positions:

  • Introduction to Management and Organizational Studies I (MOS 1021A/B) (Human Resource Management and Consumer Behavior)
  • Introduction to Management and Organizational Studies II (MOS 1023A/B) (Finance and Accounting)

Position Description:

Applicants should be knowledgeable in the fields of Human Resource Management and Consumer Behavior or Finance and Accounting. Familiarity with First Year Management and Organizational Studies content and comfort with online communication, OWL and Excel will be assets.

(10 hours per week) Responsibilities may include attending scheduled weekly lecturers, maintaining up-to-date lecture/course notes, available to address student questions prior to, during or following lectures, help to prepare and setup Power Point slides and video materials, assist in maintaining course web content, including editing/updating course syllabus, assisting in development/preparation of course materials, researching real-world current examples of course materials, posting to Sakai Owl 2, answer students questions electronically, attending office hours and scheduled meeting with students, organizing and overseeing online quizzes, assisting in the preparation of examinations, photocopying and proctoring examinations and assisting with the marking of examinations. Other administrative duties will include keeping track of student?s attendance and participation and other student issues such as illness, missed tests or examination, student reviews of tests or examinations and students with accommodations with Student Development Services.

These positions are subject to course and section enrollment. Application deadline: 4:00 pm Thursday, August 7, 2014. Send an updated curriculum vitae or resume of teaching experience to Gloria Dawson (gdawson@uwo.ca). All applications will be acknowledged; however, only potential candidates will be notified past the deadline.

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