Teaching Assistant Positions - Summer 2021

Posted on February 24, 2021

Position overview

Position role: Teaching Assistant

Employment type: Summer term

Application Deadline: March 15, 2021

Departmental contact

Position description

SIAT is now accepting applications for Summer 2021 TA positions.

Duration: May-August 2021
Semester: May 12-August 9, 2021

The following is a list of Interactive Arts & Technology courses offered for the Summer 2021 semester that may require TA positions. Classes start May 12th and grading ends August 9th. Attendance at lectures is required, you must be available to attend the first lecture and/or attend scheduled throughout the entire semester, including the final exam period and completion of grading duties.

Applications for the positions must come from the online application system at the internal FCAT link.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in emplyment.

Additional qualifications for SIAT undergraduate applicants:

  1. Applicant must be in 3rd year or higher with good academic standing.
  2. Applicant must have completed the course and achieved an A- or higher.
  3. If the UG applicant does not meet 1) or 2), the applicant must provide a strong written letter of support for the instructor with the application materials.
  4. Candidates may be asked to submit a portfolio or complete a skills test.

Complete details and qualifications of the positions and application form are availalbe at: https://internal.fcat.sfu.ca/appointments/

Course Course Name Instructor Campus
IAT 100 - INT Digital Image Design S. Clements-Vivian Surrey
IAT 102 Graphic Design K. Zupan Surrey
IAT 103W Design Communication & Collaboration TBD Surrey
IAT 106 Spatial Thinking & Communicating TBD Surrey
IAT 110 Visual Communication  Design TBD Burnaby
IAT 167 Digital Games: Genre, Structure, Programming & Play E. Yang Surrey
IAT 208 - INT Drawing as Inquiry S. Clements-Vivian Surrey
IAT 210 Introduction to Game Studies: Theory & Design TBD Burnaby
IAT 235 D100 Information Design R. Taylor Surrey
IAT 235 D200 Information Design A. Hawryshkewich Surrey
IAT 265 Multimedia Programming for Arts & Design E. Yang Surrey
IAT 267 Introduction to Technological Systems E. Yang Surrey
IAT 309W Writing Methods TBD Surrey
IAT 312 Foundations of Game Design B. Riecke Surrey
IAT 313 Narrative & New Media TBD Surrey
IAT 334 Interface Design A. Hawryshkewich Surrey
IAT 336 Materials in Design K. Zupan Surrey
IAT 339 Web Design & Development A. Hawryshkewich Surrey
IAT 343 Animation TBD Surrey
IAT 344 Moving Images TBD Surrey
IAT 438 Interactive Objects and Environments R. Taylor Surrey
IAT 445 Immersive Environments B. Riecke Surrey