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


Application Deadline: 03/10/2014

Ontario Field biology course (scroll down to Tropical Diversity) is seeking potential applicants who fit the following criteria:

Application deadline is 4:00pm on Monday, March 10, 2014. Send an updated (BRIEF) curriculum vitae or resume of teaching experience to Tricia Gray via UWO mail server only. All candidates must have the approval of their program supervisor. All applications will be acknowledged; however, only successful candidates will be notified when the deadline has passed. Please address the criteria as set above in your cover letter.

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For Departments, Programs and/or Schools who wish to post a position vacancy please complete the following steps: