Specialist position details


ECE 511 - Error Control Coding - Marker1

Hourly Rate: $27.652

Term of appointment from: January 17, 2022 to April 8, 2022

Total hours: 35-45*

Average weekly hours: 2-3

* Depending on enrollment, this position may not be available. Hours to be confirmed on appointment.

Summary of duties and responsibilities

Mark course assignments, keep records of students' marks, provide course instructor with records of students' marks, assist course instructor with preparation of course material, marking of mid-term test(s), invigilation of final exam, and other related tasks.

Required qualifications and experience

Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or an acceptable equivalent. Registered as a Ph.D. student in Electrical or Computer Engineering or an acceptable equivalent. Taken courses in error coding theory. Preference given to students who have completed all coursework in the PhD program and passed the candidacy exam.

Other criteria considered include the career and/or pedagogical value a particular position will provide to the graduate/undergraduate student, the student's preferences, and other sources of graduate student financial support being received. The department appointment priority policy provides priority to graduate students in their academic department or school before others. The policy is posted in the department and is available on request.

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

Please submit a completed application form online or drop it off at the front desk of EOW 448 by: November 14, 2021.

1 Number of available positions is subject to funding availability, enrollment and/or course cancellation.

2 Effective July 1, 2019 for academic and scientific assistants. See CUPE 4163 collective agreement University of Victoria, Human Resources February 16, 2021.