Student Assistant III – Department of Geology

Applications are to be received by: 4:30 p.m. on December 15, 2023

Classification: Student Assistant III
Employee Group: PSAC
Job Title: Marker
Department: Geology
Wage or Salary: $16.98/hr
Hours of Work: 15
Start Date: January 15, 2024
Number of Positions available: 2
Length of Appointment: until April 24, 2024
Course title and number (if applicable): 42:163 This Old Earth
Date Issued: November 16, 2023


1) Mark 3 quizzes of 42:163 (This Old Earth), including questions of fill in blanks, multiple choices and short answers.
2) Record the marks using Excel.
3) Supervise the quizzes.
and 4) other relevant duties as assigned.


Ability to work independently and/or with others effectively;
Ability to take direction and work to meet deadlines;
Detail-oriented, punctual and reliable.

Preference given to current Brandon University student; at least second year undergraduate level/standing is required.
Must have taken 42:161 (Historical Geology) or 42:163 (This Old Earth);
Good academic standing.

To Apply:
Email the course instructor Dr. Rong-Yu Li: and provide a transcript (an unofficial one is acceptable).

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