Undergraduate Teaching Assistant – ACAM320B

The Asian Canadian and Asian Migration Studies program is looking for an Undergraduate Teaching Assistant from the Faculty of Arts to assist the following course:

  • ACAM 320B 001 – Health Among Asian Canadian Communities (web-oriented lecture; Mon/Wed 12:30PM-2PM)

To apply for this position, please submit your application materials to acam.program@ubc.ca

Qualifications: Must be a current undergraduate student in ACAM, Psychology, Sociology, or other relevant disciplines in the Faculty of Arts. Applicants must demonstrate a good understanding in socio-cultural issues pertaining to Asian Canadian communities. Good communications and organizational skills are an asset.

Duties: The UTA may be required, at a minimum, to attend classes, lead discussions, hold office hours, and manage course Canvas page.

Hours of work: The workload is around 12 hours per week, and the total number should not exceed 192 hours. Please note that the hours may vary from week to week depending on how the course is structured.

Salary: UTA 1 – $20.33 per hour (as of Sept 1, 2020)

Application: A letter of application and a curriculum vitae (please include all contact information and year of study).

Deadline for applications is December 4 at 5pm, 2020.

Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Métis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.