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Forensic Science Teaching Assistant (TA) Positions Available – FALL 2020

FACULTY OF SCIENCE: FORENSIC SCIENCE

NOTICE RE: TEACHING ASSISTANT (TA) POSITIONS AVAILABLE

In accordance with Article 12:01 of the CUPE 4580 Collective Agreement, the Faculty of Science invites applications for TA positions for the Fall 2020 term. The total number of Teaching Assistantships allocated to the Forensic Programs for the 2010/21 academic year are seven TA positions.

List of courses that may utilize Teaching Assistants for FALL 2020:

FRSC 1101 (01) Introductory Crime Scene Investigation and Techniques
Online
W 2:30 – 3:50
W 4:00 - 5:20 pm R: 1: 2:30
2 TA position for 50 hrs each

FRSC 1107 (91) Introductory Crime Scene Investigation
Distance Education (no scheduled class time)
1 TA position for 50 hrs

FRSC 2007 (91) Introduction to Forensic Science
Distance Education (no scheduled class time)
1 TA position for 50 hrs

FRSC 2100 (91)
Crime Scene Evidence Analysis
Distance Education (no scheduled class time)
1 TA position for 50 hrs

FRSC 3010 (01) Expert Witness in Forensic Science
Online
M 2:30 - 5:20 pm
1 TA position for 50 hrs

FRSC 4207 (91) New Perspectives in Forensic Evidence Analysis
Distance Education (no scheduled class time)
1 TA position for 50 hrs

FRSC 4217 (91) Advances in Human Identification
Distance Education (no scheduled class time)
1 TA position for 50 hrs

*Duration – September 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020: All positions are subject to sufficient enrolment and final budgetary approval.

Expected TA duties:

Duties may include, but are not limited to any or all of the following: marking of assignments, laboratories and/or midterms/exams; assisting in monitoring of virtual classrooms; office hours; assisting in monitoring of discussion boards and wikis; online proctoring of midterms/exams. All duties will be performed remotely.

TA Eligibility requirements:

Requirements to support online delivery

  • 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.

TA appointments shall be offered to qualified applicants in accordance with the criteria specified in Article 12:04 of the Collective Agreement. To be eligible for a Teaching Assistantship you must be a registered student:

  • 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 that 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 for the Fall term period (Sept 1st to December 31st, 2020).

Required Essential Qualifications

  • Must be available to attend the (online) lecture and lab classes at the specified times. If applying for FRSC 1101, must be available for lecture and one of the labs (please indicate which one on application).
  • Must be available, or able to make alternate arrangements for proctoring of final exam.
  • Must have taken course previously and obtained 80%. If applying for FRSC 1101, must have taken FRSC 1107-01 (in person section), and obtained 80%.
  • Must have good communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • For FRSC 4207 and FRSC 4217, preference will be given to applicants who have taken FRSC 3101.

Application forms are available by contacting science@uwindsor.ca

Return completed application forms to:  science@uwindsor.ca

Deadline for receiving applications:

Friday July 31, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.

        

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