Teaching Assistant (Unit 1)

Unit 1 Teaching Assistant positions for the Fall & Winter 2021-22 Sessions are currently available in the Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences (CPS). The positions can be found on the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Bulletin Board – https://unit1.hrandequity.utoronto.ca/.

To find TA Positions specific to Dept. of CPS, use the search function on the job board (i.e., choose 1) UTM as Campus, 2) Teaching Assistant as Position Type, and 3) Chemical and Physical Sciences as Department.

To apply, please complete this Unit 1 TA Application Form via MS Forms. UTOR log-in is required.

This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Collective Agreement and these positions are open to University of Toronto's Graduate Students, Postdoctoral Fellows, and Undergraduate Students. 

The positions posted are tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolments. 

Duties of the below positions shall be performed at the UTM campus. For course delivery mode and tutorial/lab schedule, visit this course timetable website: https://student.utm.utoronto.ca/timetable/. Please note that the delivery modes may change prior to your signing of the contract. You will be informed of the exact course delivery mode at time of the offer.       

If you require accommodation during the application and hiring process, and throughout the duration of the appointment, please contact Michelle Bae (cpsgrad.utm@utoronto.ca).

The University strives to be an equitable and inclusive community, and proactively seeks to increase diversity among its community members. Our values regarding equity and diversity are linked with our unwavering commitment to excellence in the pursuit of our academic mission. The University is committed to the principles of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As such, we strive to make our recruitment, assessment and selection processes as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants with disabilities. If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact uoft.careers@utoronto.ca. During employment, to request accommodation from the University, contact the supervisor or department chair and/or Health & Wellbeing Programs & Services at hwb@utoronto.ca. For more information about accommodations at U of T, please visit our Accommodation webpage.

The hiring criteria for Teaching Assistant positions are academic qualifications, the need to acquire experience, previous experience and previous satisfactory employment under the provisions of this Collective Agreement.

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, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Candidates who are members of Indigenous, Black, racialized and LGBTQ2S+ communities, persons with disabilities, and other equity seeking groups are encouraged to apply, and their lived experience shall be taken into consideration as applicable to the position.

Positions posted here are open to Graduate Students in the School of Graduate Studies, Postdoctoral Fellows and Undergraduate Students in the University of Toronto. Preference in hiring shall be given to Graduate Students enrolled in the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Toronto or those who have made application to be enrolled in the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Toronto.