Graduate Teaching Assistant

University of Saskatchewan

In the appointment of Teaching Assistant, your general duties and responsibilities will be:

Preparing for and leading student study sessions, attending lectures, marking and invigilation, holding office hours, student consultation, and conferring with the supervisor in charge as required.
Your general location of work will be 1A60 HLTH and you will report to Dr. Brian Eames.
Required Number of Hours: Up to 12 hours per week
Duration of Employment: Winter term of 2023-2024 regular session
Course Name, Abbreviation and Number: CPPS 330.3 The Principles of Developmental Biology
Start and End Dates: January 2 to April 30, 2024
Qualifications (Skills and Abilities)
Previous developmental biology coursework (such as CPPS 330) or a developmental biology thesis project.

You must be registered in a graduate program.
To Apply:
Interested applicants must include the following in their application: Cover letter, curriculum vitae.
Send your application materials to: [email protected]  no later than November 14, 2023.
Inquiries for this position can be directed to Dr. Brian Eames.
Where a graduate student is appointed to this position, it will be in scope of PSAC.

Department: Anatomy,Physiology,Pharmacolgy
Status: Casual
Employment Group: Graduate Students – PSAC
Rate of Pay: Current rates of pay
Posted Date: 11/8/2023
Closing Date: 11/14/2023
Number of Openings: 1
Work Location: On Campus


The University is committed to employment equity, diversity, and inclusion, and are proud to support career opportunities for Indigenous peoples to reflect the community we serve. We are dedicated to recruiting individuals who will enrich our work and learning environments. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. We are committed to providing accommodations to those with a disability or medical necessity. If you require an accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please notify us and we will work together on the accommodation request. We continue to grow our partnerships with Indigenous communities across the province, nationally, and internationally and value the unique perspective that Indigenous employees provide to strengthen these relationships. Verification of Indigenous Membership/Citizenship at the University of Saskatchewan is led and determined by the deybwewin taapwaywin tapwewin: Indigenous Truth policy and Standing Committee in accordance with the processes developed to enact the policy. Successful candidates that assert Indigenous membership/citizenship will be asked to complete the verification process of Indigenous membership/citizenship with documentation. The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis. We pay our respects to the First Nations and Métis ancestors of this place and reaffirm our relationship with one another. Together, we are uplifting Indigenization to a place of prominence at the University of Saskatchewan.

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