Graduate Assistants/Teaching Assistants

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY
GA/TA POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOR
INTERSESSION/SUMMER 2022

 

In accordance with Article 12:01 of the CUPE 4580 Collective Agreement, the Department of Psychology invites applications for GA/TA positions for Summer 2022. The approximate total funds for GA/TA Assistantships allocated to the Department of Psychology for Intersession/Summer 2022 are based on last year’s allocation and projected enrollment. The projected number of hours for GA’s are 2170 hours with 70 hrs per position being anticipated for most, with a possibility of some 140-hr positions. 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 and 12:04 of the CUPE 4580 collective agreement. All positions are subject to sufficient enrolment and final budgetary approval. 

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
  • Must have access to a computer with a reliable internet connection with video and audio capabilities
  • Must be familiar with Blackboard and MS Teams or be able to acquire knowledge through training.
    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
  • Must have access to a computer with a reliable internet connection with video and audio capabilities
  • Must be familiar with Blackboard and MS Teams or be able to acquire knowledge through training.

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 to 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.
  • Attending classes.
  • Managing grading.
  • Holding virtual/ in-person 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
  • Will be required to attend campus to care for the rodents.

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.

GA employees are expected to make themselves available to report for all assigned duties, both on-campus and online.

Course #

Course Title

Section

Days and Times

Location

Instructor

Length of Position

# of projected positions and hours

PSYC 1150

Introduction to Psychology as a Behavioural Science 

1

MoWe 8:30AM - 11:20AM

Toldo Health Education Ctr 200

TBA

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

3 GA positions at 70 hours each

PSYC 1160

Introduction to Psychology as a Social Science 

1

TuTh 1:00PM - 3:50PM

Toldo Health Education Ctr 100

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

3 GA positions at 70 hours each

PSYC 2230

Developmental Psychology: The Child

1

TuTh 4:00PM - 6:50PM

Toldo Health Education Ctr 102

TBA

May 9, 2022 - June 25, 2022

2 GA positions at 70 hours each

PSYC 2240

Developmental Psychology: Adolescence

1

MoWe 11:30AM - 2:20PM

Toldo Health Education Ctr 104

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

2 GA positions at 70 hours each

PSYC 2280

Abnormal Psychology

1

MoWe 1:00PM - 3:50PM

Toldo Health Education Ctr 104

Lance Rappaport

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

2 GA positions at 70 hours each

PSYC 3130

Advanced Statistics

1

TuTh 9:30AM - 11:20AM

Biology Building 121

Kenneth Cramer

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

4 GA positions at  70 hours each

   

51- LAB

Fr 10:00AM - 11:50AM

Dillon Hall 255

Kenneth Cramer

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

 
   

52 - LAB

Fr 1:00PM - 2:50PM

Dillon Hall 255

Kenneth Cramer

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

 

PSYC 3330

Introduction to Clinical Psychology

1

MoWe 4:00PM - 6:50PM

Erie Hall 2123

Kenneth Hart

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

2 GA positions at 70 hours each

PSYC 3390

Health Psychology

1

MoWe 8:30AM - 11:20AM

Toldo Health Education Ctr 102

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

2 GA positions at 70 hours each

PSYC 8702

Introductory Practicum in Clinical Neuropsychology 

1

TBA

TBA

Joseph Casey

May 9, 2022 - August 31, 2022

1 GA position at 70 hours

PSYC 8703

Advanced Practicum in Clinical Neuropsychology 

1

TBA

TBA

Joseph Casey

May 9, 2022 - August 31, 2022

1 GA position at 70 hours

PSYC 8701/ PSYC 9020

Clinical Practicum: MA Level/ PhD Level

1

TBA

TBA

Michael Boroughs

May 9, 2022 - August 31, 2022

1 GA position at 70 hours

   

2

TBA

TBA

Michael Boroughs

May 9, 2022 - August 31, 2022

 

SOSC 2500

Basic Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 

1 - LEC

TuTh 1:00PM - 3:50PM

Synchronous Online

TBA

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

3 GA positions at 70 hours each

   

51 - LAB

Tu 7:00PM - 7:50PM

Synchronous Online

TBA

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

 
   

52 - LAB

Mo 10:00AM - 10:50AM

Synchronous Online

TBA

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

 
   

53 - LAB

Tu 10:00AM - 10:50AM

Synchronous Online

TBA

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

 
   

54 - LAB

We 10:00AM - 10:50AM

Synchronous Online

TBA

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

 
   

55 - LAB

Th 10:00AM - 10:50AM

Synchronous Online

TBA

May 9, 2022 - June 31, 2022

 

SOSC 2500

Basic Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 

2- LEC

TuTh 8:30AM - 11:20AM

Toldo Health Education Ctr 100

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

3 GA positions at 70 hours each

   

51 - LAB

Tu 1:30PM - 2:20PM

Leddy Library G101A

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

 
     

Tu 7:00PM - 7:50PM

Leddy Library G101A

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

 
     

We 1:30PM - 2:20PM

Leddy Library G101A

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

 
     

Th 10:30AM - 11:20AM

Leddy Library G101A

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

 
     

Th 1:30PM - 2:20PM

Leddy Library G101A

TBA

June 27, 2022 - August 31, 2022

 

Participant Pool

       

Dr. Lori Buchanan

May 9, 2022 - August 31, 2022

2 GA positions at 70 hours each

Animal Care

       

Jerome Cohen

May 9, 2022 - August 31, 2022

2 TA positions at 50 hours each

 

 

Please complete your GA/TA Application no later than Friday, March 25, 2022.

 

GA Application:

https://uwindsor.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_es8VGHdKrm3chJI

 

TA Application:

https://uwindsor.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9S9jh9ranEAEIDQ

 

Please contact Graduate Secretary Lauren Waymouth (lwaymout@uwindsor.ca) if you have any questions.

 

Note that Graduate Assistants must apply each term by the application deadline, in accordance with Article 13:

"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 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)."

 

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. 

 

Date posted: Thursday, March 10, 2022