Student Assistant II (Marker) – Department of Math & Computer Science

Applications are to be received by: 4:30 p.m. on September 5, 2018.

Classification: Student Assistant II

Job Title: Marker

Employee Group: PSAC

Wage: $11.80/hr.

Department: Math & Computer Science, Faculty of Science

Start Date: September 10, 2018

Date Issued: July 9, 2018

Hours of Work: 3 hours/week (from Sept. 10 to Dec. 10, 2018; total hours: see below)

Number of Positions Available: 14

Duties:

Mark assignments and tests for Intro to Statistics, Calculus I, Linear Algebra I and other related duties as assigned.

Course # positions Expected hours per markers
62:171 Intro Statistics 9 3 hours per week (total: 36 hours)
62:181 Calculus I 3 3 hours per week (total: 36 hours)
62:182 Linear Algebra I 2 3 hours per week (total: 36 hours)

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Registered student in BU
  • Grade A or above in Intro to Statistics course or beyond (for marking Intro Statistics course)
  • Grade A or above in Calculus I course or beyond (for marking Calculus I course)
  • Grade A or above in Linear Algebra I course or beyond (for marking Linear Algebra I course)
  • Good grades in other courses taken
  • Good background in other advanced math courses is a good asset
  • Previous experience preferred
  • Ability to follow the marking guide and scheme efficiently and precisely
  • Ability to meet deadlines

 Please send your application with a cover letter, resume of related work and volunteer experience, and your academic transcript to:

John Chen, Instructional Associate IV, Math and Computer Science Department. Brandon University, Brandon, MB; R7A 6A9; e-mail: chenj@brandonu.ca

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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