Casual Positions

Mathematics

Title:    Classroom Assistant(s)

Department:  Mathematical & Computational Sciences, Uniniversity of Toronto Mississauga

Employee Group:  USW Casual

Description:   Casual Position - approximatey 12 weeks

Hours of Work:  10 hours in total - 4 hours training and 6 hours in class

Purpose:            To assist students in class with active learning activities.

Typical duties:

  • Facilitating in-class active learning activities during the lectures.
  • Guiding students and providing timely feedback for them during the activities and working alongside the professor to create an engaging environment for the class.
  • This job requires your presence in the lectures for one hour every two weeks.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated high academic ability in mathematics, previous experience with MAT223 Linear Algebra is a must and satisfying result for this course, previous teaching experience, and suitability for a teaching role, previous experience with Desmos, Geo-Gebra or other graphing tools a plus.

Hourly Rate:   Rate $25.00 + 4% vacation pay

Please apply to: xinliw.wang@utoronto.ca

by DATE: There are 4 openings available for this job, and all are open till filled.

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Title:               Project Assistant(s)

Department:     Mathematical & Computational Sciences, University of Toronto Mississauga

Employee Group:  USW Casual

Description:     Casual Position- approximately 16 weeks

Hours of Work:  12 hours in total - 4 hours traning and 8 hours data analysis

Purpose:     To assist the researcher with literature searches and data collection and reporting.

Typical duties:

  • Conducting literature searches in a variety of online and print reference and journal databases to support the research project.
  • Collect and enter data for reporting and analysis.
  • Cleaning and analyzing data.
  • A comprehensive report for the data collected.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Demonstrated high academic ability in statistics, previous experience with data analyzing tools, previous experience with research projects a plus.

Hourly Rate: Rate $25.00 + 4% vacation pay

Please apply to: xinliw.wang@utoronto.ca

by DATE: There are 2 openings available for this job, and all are open till filled.