Student Assistant II – Department of Math & Computer Science

Applications are to be received by: 4:30 p.m. on December 22, 2023

Classification: Student Assistant II
Employee Group: PSAC
Job Title: Lab Assistant I
Department: Math & Computer Science
Wage or Salary: $16.24
Hours of Work: 2 hours per week
Start Date: January 8, 2024
Number of Positions available: 3
Length of Appointment: until April 5, 2024
Course title and number (if applicable): 62:172, 62:182
Date Issued: November 16, 2023

Advise and help under some supervision in the labs for Statistical Inference, Linear Algebra I course and other relevant duties as assigned.
Course                                           # positions                                      Expected hours per week
62:172   Statistical Inference              2                                    2 hour per week (total: up to 24 hours)
62:182   Linear Algebra                       1                                     2 hour per week (total: up to 24 hours)

• Students must be in at least second year of undergraduate study
• Preference given to current BU students
• Grade A or above in course applying for assisting
• Background in advanced math courses is an asset
• Previous experience preferred
• Ability to help students courteously with patience and enthusiasm
• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
• Detail-oriented, punctual and reliable

To Apply:
Please send your application with a cover letter, resume of related work and volunteer experience, and a copy of your unofficial academic transcript to:
John Chen, Instructional Associate IV, Math and Computer Science Department, Brandon University,
Brandon, MB; R7A 6A9; e-mail:

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