Student Assistant I – Department of Math and Computer Science

Applications are to be received by:  4:30 pm on December 31 2019.

Classification: Student Assistant I
Employee Group: PSAC
Wage: $11.65/hr
Start Date: January 6, 2020
Date Issued: November 15, 2019
Hours of Work: 1-2 hours per week (total hours see below)
Length of Appointment: January 6 – April 3, 2020
Number of Positions: 4


Advise and assist in the labs of Basic and Contemporary Math under some supervision and other related duties as assigned.

Course # positions Expected hours per lab assistant
62:090 Basic Math 1 1 hours per week (total: up to 12 hours)
62:090 Basic Math 1 2 hours per week (total: up to 12 hours)
62:152 Contemporary Math 2 2 hours per week (total: up to 24 hours)


  • Registered student at BU
  • Grade A or above in Basic Math or beyond and overall good academic standing (for Basic Math Lab)
  • Grade A or above in Contemporary Math or beyond and overall good academic standing (for Contemporary Math Lab)
  • Other advanced math courses are an asset
  • Previous experience preferred
  • Ability to help students with enthusiasm
  • Good communication skills
  • Reliable and punctual

Please send your application with cover letter, resume of related work and volunteer experience, and an unofficial copy of your academic record to:

John Chen, Instructional Associate IV, Math and Computer Science Department Brandon University, Brandon, MB; R7A 6A9;


Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit.  All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply.  Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority.  Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

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