Events/Opportunities

CS Job Opportunity

The position requires primarily an expertise in coding while also having a basic understanding of the finance field. They are looking to fill the role immediately. Please see here for more information.

 

Budapest Semesters in Mathematical Education (BSME) 

Budapest Semesters in Mathematics Education (BSME) is a study abroad program in Budapest, Hungary, designed for undergraduates and recent graduates interested in the learning and teaching of secondary mathematics

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our BSME office, either by email (bsme@bsmeducation.com) or by phone (507-786-3821)

BSME is currently accepting applications for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters. The applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so we encourage you to apply early.

More information on the program can be found here

 

Paid Research Assistant Position (Programmer)

The Social-Emotional Development and Intervention Laboratory (PI: Dr. Tina Malti) in the Department of Psychology at the University of Toronto Mississauga is seeking an undergraduate student to work as our programmer and I.T. assistant. This person will assist in a variety of tasks, including processing, managing, and storing large datasets on physiological activity, facial expressions, and attention allocation. They will also assist with the lab’s day-to-day I.T. needs where appropriate. More information on our research projects can be found at www.tinamalti.com.

The position will begin in late April 2018 (after final exams). The student will be compensated in accord with University of Toronto Mississauga Student Union regulations.

Skills & Requirements

  • Majoring or Specializing in Computer Science at the University of Toronto Mississauga.
  • Experience working on related projects
  • Organized, conscientious, reliable, flexible, and independent
  • Follow proper programming practices (e.g., documenting code thoroughly)
  • Handle confidential data securely and sensitively
  • Strong preference for students with extensive experience using Python and Excel
  • Experience with general I.T. upkeep is highly desirable
  • Experience with mapping software is advantageous

Application Materials

  • Cover letter (including the year of study and a statement of interest and relevant experience)
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Academic transcript (unofficial screenshots from ROSI/ACORN are acceptable)

Interviewed students will be expected to provide 1-2 references speaking to their programming ability. The application deadline is April 20th, 2018. All materials should be submitted electronically to tina.malti@utoronto.ca and CC sebastian.dys@mail.utoronto.ca.