Specialist position details


ECE 499 - Design Project II - Teaching Assistant1

Hourly Rate: $27.652

Term of appointment from: May 3, 2023 to July 28, 2023

Total hours: 55*

Average weekly hours: 8

* Hours to be confirmed on appointment.

Summary of duties and responsibilities

Under supervision of course instructor, performs some or all of the following: Assist with webpage design and update, solicit and update projects list, prepare project materials, research reference materials, liaise with industrial sponsors, organize and assist with formal or guest lectures, keep records of project progress, manage deadlines for reports and other milestones, organize and assist with poster displays/exhibitions and presentations, 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 Master or Ph.D. student in Electrical and Computer Engineering or an acceptable equivalent. Have good communication skills. Familiarity with HTML/webpage design, various electronic test equipment and have a broad applied knowledge Electrical and Computer Engineering principles.

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: April 2, 2023.

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.