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Teaching Assistant Posting ‑ University of King's College

Posted by University of King's College on December 7, 2017 in Job Postings

Teaching Assistant Position in the Early Modern Studies Programme


The Early Modern Studies Programme (EMSP) at the University of King’s College invites applications for Teaching Assistants to handle duties in EMSP 2320.03W (cross-listed as GWST 2320.03W and RELS 2320.03W), “Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe”. EMSP 2320 is an interdisciplinary course which examines changing conceptions of the witch and witchcraft in the early modern period (roughly 1500 to 1800).

Duties may include:

  • Grading assignments and exams
  • Holding office hours and ensuring an online presence to assist students with assignments
  • Attending lectures (please consult the Dalhousie Academic Timetable regarding the class time)
  • Leading discussion groups
  • Consulting on a regular basis with the instructor regarding the approach taken in teaching, grading, and other expectations

Qualifications and experience:

Candidates may come from various fields but should have at least an undergraduate degree. A background in some area of early modern studies and/or the history of witchcraft is a requirement. Prior TA experience will be an asset. University of King’s College is an equal opportunity employer.

Pay-scale and other information:

The appointments will be made at the level of TA 130 with an hourly wage of $23.58. These positions are conditional on the course’s final enrollment numbers. Applications sent through or other websites which post job advertisements without permission will not be considered.

Please send or email an application letter and C.V. to:


Dr. Kathryn Morris

Early Modern Studies Programme

University of King’s College

Halifax, NS  B3H 2A1

Phone: (902) 422-1271, ex. 207