2017 Summer Session - Teaching Assistant Positions


Appointment Priority Policy: In making assignments, priority will be given to students as set out in Appointment Priority Policy A of Appendix "A" of the UVic/CUPE 4163 Collective Agreement. Please note that an application does not ensure employment. However, all interested students are invited to submit applications in the event that there are more positions available than there are applications from the students in the priority categories, or where attrition over the course of the term results in positions becoming available. Postings are subject to funding availability and/or course cancellation.

Remuneration: $24.69 per hour plus 4% vacation pay.

Duties: The duties and responsibilities of a teaching assistant may include some or all of the following.               

  • grading exams
  • marking papers
  • checking homework
  • preparing exams/quizzes
  • preparing grades
  • in‑class teaching
  • presence during established office hours
  • invigilation during formal examination


To apply: Apply using CUPE 4163 Application form only and submit to Zoe Lu, Department of Sociology, Cornett A332, or via email, sociology@uvic.ca.

Deadline: Noon, Friday, 31 March 2017

The University of Victoria is an equity employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and aboriginal persons.