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Tutor Marker/Teaching Assistant Postings
Teaching Assistant and Tutor Marker positions within the Department of Archaeology will be posted 10 weeks prior to the commencement of the semester and will close 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the semester. Formal offers will be given commencing 6 weeks prior to the semester and completed at least 4 weeks prior to semester start.
Department of Archaeology
Tutor Marker/Teaching Assistant Positions
Posted: October 23, 2023, Departmental Website, Central Posting Website, TSSU
All positions located at Burnaby Campus unless otherwise stated.
Teaching Assistant Positions
ARCH 100-3 Ancient Peoples and Places (ONLINE-3.17*) D. Maxwell
ARCH 101-3 Reconstructing the Human Past (day-3.17) (ONLINE) TBA
ARCH 131-3 Human Origins (ONLINE-3.17*) D. Sandgathe
ARCH 131-3 Human Origins (day-3.17* no tutorials) D. Sandgathe
ARCH 200-3 ST: Indigenous Ways of Knowing & Being on the Land (day-4.17* no tutorials) C. Matthew
ARCH 226-3 Shamans, Sacrifice and Psychedelics (ONLINE-3.17*) TBA
ARCH 273-3 Archaeology of the New World (day-3.17* no tutorials) R. Reimer
ARCH 285Q-4 Archaeological Science (day- 4.17* lab) TBA
ARCH 301-3 Ancient Visual Art (ONLINE-4.17*) TBA
ARCH 340-5 Zooarchaeology (day-5.17* lab) D. Maxwell
ARCH 344-3 Primate Behavior (day-4.17* no tutorials) B. Galdikas
ARCH 376Q-4 Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (day-4.17* lab) R. Muir
ARCH 373-5 Human Osteology (day-6.17* labs) H. Cardoso
ARCH 471W-5 Archaeological Theory (day-5.17* no tutorials) G. Nicholas
*indicates tentative base units
Teaching Assistant Wages
Effective May 1, 2021
3 BU $3,930
4 BU $5,178
5 BU $6,426
6 BU $7,674
3 BU $4,620
4 BU $6,098
5 BU $7,576
6 BU $9,054
"Sufficient knowledge in the discipline of the course to interpret the course material" (from Article 13 B.1.).
Appointment dates: January 8 – April 30, 2024
In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to people who are eligible for employment in Canada at the time of application.
Please submit your application through the employment opportunities section of the Departmental website which can be accessed at the following address: https://www.sfu.ca/archaeology/about/employment/TAs/ta-tm-application-form.html
Application Deadline: November 06th, 2023
Priority for appointment/reappointment as a Teaching Assistant or Tutor Marker is in accordance with the TSSU Collective Agreement and the Department of Archaeology’s Hiring Priority Policy.
Please note that all Teaching Assistant positions are in the Teaching Support Staff Union (TSSU).
Appointments are subject to sufficient enrollment and final budgetary authorization.
Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants. (See Policy GP 19).
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