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Teaching Assistant Posting: Contemporary Studies Programme (University of King's College)

Posted by Contemporary Studies Programme (University of King's College) on August 21, 2015 in Job Postings

Employment Opportunity in the Contemporary Studies Programme
Teaching Assistant for CTMP 3000
Application deadline: September 1st, 2015

The Contemporary Studies Programme invites applications for a teaching assistant position for CTMP 3000: Science and Culture. This is a full year course. Though it is a core class for the Contemporary Studies Programme, it is open to students in their second-year and higher from both Dalhousie and King’s College. The teaching assistant’s duties will include grading a number of assignments and examinations as well as attending lectures. If the teaching assistant is qualified and interested, they may also be encouraged to give a lecture or seminar in the course. Candidates from all fields are encouraged to apply, though an interest in the philosophy of science and the relations between science, industry, and society will be an asset. The position is a TA260 and pays $22.70 per hour.

If there are any questions regarding the position or the content of the course, please direct them to Mark Burke, who can be reached via email at

To apply, please send a brief letter indicating that you are applying specifically for CTMP 3000, as well as a CV, to:

Sharon Brown
Contemporary Studies Programme Office
3rd floor, New Academic Building
University of King’s College.

Or, if you prefer, your applications may be sent via email to
The application deadline is: September 1st, 2015.

Please note that all offers of employment are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.