Fall 2020 & Winter 2021 | Book and Media Studies | SMC317H1F Books, Media, and Music: Trauma, SMC314H1F Media Revolutions, SMC392H1S Media Identities and SMC229H1S Readers & Readerships | Teaching Assistant

Closed for Applications

Assisting and preparation of workshops, advising students, grading assignments, participating in online discussions and activities.


Please note as of the posting date for this position, that these courses will be taught online asynchronously or a combination of in-person and online.

  • Start Date
    August 20, 2020
  • Department
    Office of the Principal and Vice-President
  • Compensation
    $46.23 per hour + 4% vacation pay
  • Hours
    160 Hours
  • How to Apply
  • Terms
    Number of positions: 1
    Title/position: Teaching Assistant
    Qualifications: MA required, PhD preferred in Communication, Information, or Media Studies; research in media, culture, and society.
    Estimated course enrolment: SMC317H1F: 50 students (25 hours)

    SMC314H1F: 68 students (36 hours)

    SMC392H1S: 50 students (25 hours)

    SMC229H1S: 198 students (74 hours)


    Class schedule: SMC317H1F: Online Asynchronous

    SMC314H1F: Online Asynchronous

    SMC392H1S: M1-3

    SMC229H1S: T2-4


    Dates of appointment: August 20 – April 30, 2020


    Application Process: Applicants should submit a letter of application, a CV, and the names of two referees to: University of St. Michael’s College c/o Office of the Principal

    email: usmc.principalsoffice@utoronto.ca



    Please note that this position is tentative, pending funding, final course determinations and enrolments.

    This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 4 Collective Agreement.

    We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

    The University of St. Michael’s College is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal people of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, people who take a religiously informed view of human experience, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas.

    All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

    If you require accessibility accommodation, please contact Human Resources at 416-926-1300 ext. 7191 or hr.stmikes@utoronto.ca