Teaching Assistantships (CUPE 3902 Unit 3)

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO
Department of Philosophy

CONTINUOUSLY-POSTED NOTICE FILLING SESSIONAL INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT POSITIONS UNDER THE CUPE 3902 UNIT 3 COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT

HOW TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION

The Department of Philosophy may hire Sessional Instructional Assistants to assist in the delivery of some of its undergraduate courses. Specific courses will be posted on the Philosophy Department website at http://philosophy.utoronto.ca, and in the Mailroom of the Philosophy Department at 170 St. George Street, 4th Floor. To be considered for a position in a Philosophy course, an application must be submitted to:

TA Coordinator, Dept. of Philosophy, University of Toronto
170 St. George Street, 4th Floor, Toronto, M5R 2M8
Fax: 416-978-8703
E-mail applications may be submitted c/o ta.phil@utoronto.ca

All applicants must submit:
1. A CUPE Application Form (the form is available here)
2. The Philosophy Department’s custom application form for SIAs, available in the Mailroom of the Philosophy Dept., 170 St. George St., or on-line from the Department’s website.
3. A CV of no more than 3 pages.
Both email and hard copy applications are acceptable. A valid email address is required.
Please do not submit additional materials unless requested to do so.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Generally speaking, we expect to make decisions in late August or early September for Fall and Winter courses; and in late April or early May for Spring and Summer session courses. However, some decisions may be made earlier or later than these time frames, depending on circumstances. Unexpected vacancies may arise at any time.
Applications will be retained for twelve (12) months. Persons who submit applications and CVs will receive emailed job postings for specific positions for the subsequent twelve (12) months.
This notice is posted pursuant to the CUPE Local 3902 Unit 3 Collective Agreement. Please note that in accordance with that Agreement, preference in hiring is given to students enrolled in the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Toronto or prospective graduate students who have made application to be so enrolled, in accordance with the provisions of Article 14:03 (a) of the CUPE Local 3901, Unit 1 Collective Agreement.