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Teaching Assistant Position: Spring/summer 2021

Posted by School of Health Sciences on March 31, 2021 in Job Postings

POSITION:   Teaching Assistant (130 hours)
                     HSCE 2000.03 – Health Care Ethics​​

                    Summer 2021 (April 25 to August 28, 2021)

PAY RATE: In accordance with the CUPE guidelines for Teaching Assistants.

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The Teaching Assistant for Health Care Ethics will be responsible for working with the course professor to ensure that the course runs efficiently. Evaluation of student performance (marking) will be shared between the teaching assistant and the course professor. The Teaching Assistant reports to the course professor. Position is for 130 hours for the semester.  This course is taught on-line.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Individuals interested in applying for this position should have outstanding organizational and communication skills, should work well with others and be self-motivated independent workers. The successful applicant will be familiar with current issues in health care ethics and have at least an undergraduate degree in a related area. Experience using Brightspace is an asset.

Please apply with a current CV by the above deadline to:
​Irene Fitzgerald, Administrative Manager
School of Health Sciences 

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the courses and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for follow-up will be contacted.