For Teaching Assistant inquiries, please contact : ta.info.dlsph@utoronto.ca
Public Health Sciences Teaching Assistant Hiring Policies and Procedures

Applications to PHS TA Opportunities will be submitted online through the new
PHS TA Management System, where you will be required to upload the following documents:

  • Your CV/resume and Cover Letter as a Word or PDF document
  • Your grade report or transcript as a PDF, jpeg (jpg) or gif file

Applications must be submitted using your UofT-issued email address (@mail.utoronto.ca). New students applying, who may not have their @mail.utoronto.ca email address set up during the application stage, must send their submissions to ta.info.dlsph@utoronto.ca

IMPORTANT: Please review the timetable to ensure that TA positions to which you intend to apply do not conflict with each other and/or your own course enrollments or other responsibilities.

PHS Graduate Courses

Applications to TA positions below are due: Thursday, August 31, 2017

CHL5209H – Survival Analysis I

CHL5209H – Survival Analysis I

Description: a) Marking assignments and exams (midterm and final), b) course preparation,
c) contact with students and lecturer
Qualifications: Biostatistics or statistics Phd student. Previously taken the course and prior TA experience are advantages.
Instructor(s): Olli Saarela, Sandra Gardener
Department: PHS
Dates of Appointment: 2017 Fall (Sept 1-Dec 31, 2017)
Lecture: Tuesdays, 10 – 1pm
Position(s) available: 2
Assignment Hours: 50
Posting Closing Date: August 31, 2017

CHL5227H – Introduction to Statistical Methods for Clinical Trials

CHL5227H – Introduction to Statistical Methods for Clinical Trials

Description: a) Marking assignments and exams (midterm and final), b) course preparation,
c) contact with students and lecturer
Qualifications: Biostatistics or statistics Phd student. Previously taken the course and prior TA experience are advantages.
Instructor(s): Olli Saarela, Kevin Thorpe, Amy Liu
Department: PHS
Dates of Appointment: 2017 Fall (Sept 1-Dec 31, 2017)
Lecture: Thursday, 9 – 12pm
Position(s) available: 1
Assignment Hours: 60
Posting Closing Date: August 31, 2017

CHL5401H – Epidemiologic Methods I

CHL5401H – Epidemiologic Methods I

Description: Marking assignments and exams (midterm and final), Office hours prior to each exam.
Qualifications: MPH in Epidemiology or equivalent. A strong understanding of basic epidemiological concepts and how they are applied.
Instructor(s): Ian Johnson, Jennifer Brooks
Department: PHS
Dates of Appointment: 2017 Fall (Sept 1-Dec 31, 2017)
Lecture: Tuesdays, 10 – 1pm
Tutorial: Mondays, 1 – 3pm
Position(s) available: 1
Assignment Hours: 50
Posting Closing Date: August 31, 2017

Other Departments/Undergraduate Courses


NOTES
1. Department Standards and Policies are available in the Department office and in the CUPE, Local 3902 office.
2. The position(s) posted above is (are) tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolments.

All jobs posted are in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Collective Agreement.
Rate of Pay: UG/SGS1/SGS11 & PDFs: $43.65/43.65/43.65 per hour plus 4% vacation pay.
Three (3) hours of mandatory TA training for newly appointed TAs are offered through Teaching Assistants’ Training Program (TATP) as noted in the USW Collective Agreement, Local 3902, Unit 1.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

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