The University’s funds for Teaching Assistants (TAs) are intended to provide students with employment opportunities that will provide bothfinancial support andprofessional development.
In order to be eligible for a TA appointment, a student must be:
enrolled in a program and registered in at least one course during the academic year or registered as Continuing in Program;
a student in good academic standing at the University and not to have been found guilty of academic misconduct.
TA appointments are awarded to qualified applicants. The basic requirements are technical knowledge and good communication skills as demonstrated by past experience and academic record.
Applicants are accepted from the following:
Graduate students in a Masters or PhD Program;
Undergraduate students in their 3rd or 4th year of student (achieving minimum A- grade in course to be taught).
To work as a TA, International students must have a valid study permit or work permit for the duration of the TA contract. Both Canadian and International students must have a Social Insurance Number (SIN).