Date of Posting: November 13, 2020
Period of Employment: Term 2 (January 1 – April 30, 2021)
Current Salary: Graduate Teaching Assistant I (Doctoral) or equivalent – $34.44/hour; Graduate Teaching Assistant II (Masters) or equivalent – $33.14/hour
PPGA 509 (1.5 credits) – Communicating Policy (Term 2, 1 position, 64 hours)
The role of media, especially new media, in effectively communicating policy to stakeholders. Focus on communications formats including written, oral, and multimedia policy communications. Examples include policy briefs, presentations, and intercultural communications.
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply.
Attending lectures, holding office hours and meeting with students, keeping class records, creating and selecting class materials, presenting new material/lecturing, leading discussions and answering questions, conducting review sessions, designing and maintaining Canvas presence, designing small policy-oriented writing assignments, offering editing and writing support, preparing/collecting solutions to questions, grading and providing feedback on assignments and exams, and assigning course grades.
Please note that this TA position is not open to current MPPGA students.
Application Deadline – December 11, 2020
Late applications may be considered