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Graduate Assistants/Teaching Assistants

** PLEASE NOTE DUE TO THE COVID -19 PANDEMIC INTERSESSION/SUMMER COURSE DATES HAVE BEEN REVISED AND WILL AFFECT THE DATES WITHIN THE POSTING BELOW.  PLEASE NOTE THE REVISED DATES AS FOLLOWS:

Intersession 2020 (except Faculties of Law and Education)

  • Classes begin: Tuesday, May 19
  • Classes end:  Monday, June 29
  • Final exams: Thursday, July 2 - Saturday, July 4

12-week Intersession/Summer 2020 (except Faculties of Law and Education)

  • Classes begin: Tuesday, May 19
  • Reading break: Saturday June 27- Sunday July 5
  • Classes end: Tuesday, August 18
  • Final exams: Friday, August 21 to Saturday, August 29

Summer 2020 (except Faculties of Law and Education)

  • Classes begin: Monday, July 6
  • Classes end: Monday, August 17
  • Final exams:  Friday, August 21 to Monday, August 24

 

**PLEASE ALSO NOTE THAT DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES MAY VARY TO ACCOMODATE THIS PANDEMIC (IE. ONLINE COURSES AND INTERRACTION**

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY

GA/TA POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOR
INTERSESSION/SUMMER 2020

In accordance with Article 12:01 of the CUPE 4580 Collective Agreement, the Department of Psychology invites applications for GA/TA positions for Intersession/Summer 2020. The approximate total funds for GA/TA Assistantships allocated to the Department of Psychology for Inter/Summer 2020 are based on last year’s allocation and projected enrollment. The projected number of hours for GA’s are 2000 hours and the projected number of TA hours are 100 hours with two positions of 50 hours each. Positions will be assigned in accordance with the criteria in Article 12:03 of the CUPE 4580 collective agreement.

           
            Graduate Assistantship eligibility requirements:

  • Currently enrolled graduate student in Psychology
  • Must be registered for the term of work at the time of hiring
  • Must maintain fulltime registration throughout the term and must be in good standing in the degree program
    NOTE: Graduate Assistantship requires an average of 10 hours per week for a maximum of 140 hours per semester.

Teaching Assistantship eligibility requirements: (TA positions will be assigned if there is a shortage of GA applicants)

  • Must be fourth year standing or beyond
  • Currently enrolled undergraduate student majoring in Psychology, Disabilities Studies, or Behavior, Cognition, Neuroscience
  • Must have 80% cumulative average or above
  • Have taken and obtained a minimum mark of 80% in the specific course
  • Must be registered for the term of work at the time of hiring
  • Must maintain registration throughout the term and must be in good standing in the degree program

NOTE: Teaching Assistants cannot be employed for more than 100 hours per semester total. If you already hold or have applied for another TA position (in this or another department) note that the total combined hours for all TA appointments held in all departments cannot exceed 100 hours total for the period of May-August.
     
Assistants will be required to assist with one or more of the following:

  • Marking of tests and exams.
  • Assisting with preparation of course materials.
  • Teaching labs.
  • Proctoring exams.
  • Attending classes.
  • Managing grading.
  • Holding office hours.
  • Other duties assigned by the course instructor on Form 1.
  • Exam proctoring responsibilities as assigned by the Department of Psychology.

Animal Care Assistants – in addition to the requirements above must meet the following requirements:

  • Must have taken PSYC 3530 or at least another course with animals (ie. Animal Behavior in biology)
  • Must have been trained to work with rodents either in our rodent lab or have gone through ACC orientation without Animal Care Coordinator
  • Must have taken and passed the one day ACC animal welfare course given by our vet

All GAs and TAs hired are required to complete the online accessibility training and Integrated Accessibility Standards Act training at www.uwindsor.ca/requiredtraining and provide proof of completion to the Department of Psychology. You must complete the training and submit the certificate to Psychology one time while at the University of Windsor. Please note:  Psychology will only compensate GAs/TAs under contract, one time, for up to 2 hours to complete both training modules, if the training has not been previously completed.

**Duration for all positions will be reflective of duration of course**
 

Course #

Course Title

Time and Location

Location

Instructor

# of projected  hours per position

Duration of Class

PSYC 1150

Introduction to Psychology as as Behavioural Science

M W 8:30am-11:20am

CHN G133

Scott Mattson

210 GA Hours - 3 @ 70hrs each

05/04/2020-06/16/2020

PSYC 1160

Introduction to Psychology as a Social Science

TuTh 1:00PM - 3:50PM

ED 1120

Ken Cramer

140 GA Hours - 2 @ 70 hrs each

06/22/2020 - 08/04/2020

PSYC 2230

Developmental Psychology: The Child

T R 7:00pm-9:50pm

CHN G133

Daniel Beliciu

210 GA Hours - 3 @ 70hrs each

05/04/2020 - 06/16/2020

PSYC 2240

Developmental Psychology: Adolescence

MoWe 11:30AM - 2:20PM

Toldo 104

Patti Fritz

140 GA Hours - 2 @ 70 hrs each

06/22/2020-08/04/2020

PSYC 2280

Abnormal Psychology

MoWe 1:00PM - 3:50PM

Toldo 202

Jill Jackson

140 GA Hours - 2 @ 70 hrs each

05/04/2020 - 06/16/2020

PSYC 2360

Introduction to Social Psychology

T R 8:30am-11:20am

Toldo 104

Ken Cramer

140 GA Hours - 2 @ 70 hrs each

06/22/2020-08/04/2020

PSYC 3330

Introduction to Clinical Psychology

MoWe 4:00PM - 6:50PM

Toldo 104

TBD

140 GA Hours - 2 @ 70 hrs each

06/22/2020-08/04/2020

PSYC 8688/8689

Intensive Practicum in Clinical Neuropsychology

TBA

TBA

Carlin Miller

140 GA Hours - 2 @ 70 hrs each

05/04/2020 - 08/05/2020

PSYC 8701/PSYC 9020

Clinical Practicum: MA/PhD

TBA

TBA

Marcia Gragg

70 GA Hours

05/04/2020 - 08/05/2020

PSYC 8721

Applied Social Psychology Practicum

TBA

TBA

Ken Cramer

 

 

Participant pool

 

TBA

TBA

 

140 GA Hours - 2 @ 70 hrs each

05/2019-08/2021

Animal Care

 

 

TBA

 

100 TA Hours - 2 @ 50 hrs each

05/2019-08/2022

SOSC 2500-01

 

T R 2:30pm-5:20pm  *Please see lab 51-55 times on uwinsite

OB 104

TBD

140 GA Hours - 2 @ 70 hrs each

05/04/2020 - 06/16/2020

 

*** All positions are subject to sufficient enrolment and final budgetary approval ***

** Courses instructor, date, time and location are subject to change **

**Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, all positions are pending final approval by the AAU Head and the Dean of FAHSS. Also, contracts will not be signed until advised by the AAU Head and the Dean of FAHSS that it is acceptable to do so. **
 

NOTE: Graduate Assistants and Teaching Assistants must apply each TERM by the application deadline, in accordance with the Article 13 of the CUPE 4580
Collective Agreement.

*** “With respect to those students who have applied for and been accepted for Assistantships, the Assistant will not be paid for any
shortfall of hours at the end of their respective program, provided the University has satisfied its obligation to post available
positions each term in writing and on the AAU website and to offer the minimum terms of support in accordance with the Article
13:01 (a) & (b) and provided that the Assistant has applied in writing or via e-mail by the application deadline for each term until
they have received the minimum terms of support in accordance with Article 13:01 (a) & (b).”***

Department Deadline: All applications must be received in the department no later than Friday, April 10, 2020

Complete GA/TA application on-line

► Access the online application

Questions or Concerns please contact:

Nancy Williams, Graduate Secretary

Department of Psychology, Room 175A CHS, Tel. (519)253-3000 ext. 2215,

E-mail: nancy.williams@uwindsor.ca

 

In pursuit of the University of Windsor’s Employment Equity Plan, members from the designated groups (Women, Aboriginal Peoples, Visible Minorities, Persons with Disabilities, and Members of Sexual Minorities) are encouraged to apply.