Student Assistant III – Department of Math and Computer Science

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

Classification: Student Assistant III
Employee Group: PSAC
Wage: $12.98/hr
Start Date: January 6, 2020
Date Issued: November 15, 2019
Hours of Work: 3-8 hours per week (total hours see below)
Length of Appointment: January 6 – April 3, 2020
Number of Positions: 8-9


Mark assignments, quizzes, tests, and midterm for Computer Science II, Calculus II, Discrete Structures/Programming, Applied Statistics, Applied Linear Algebra, Calculus IV courses and other related duties as assigned.

Course # positions Expected hours per lab assistant
62:161 Computer Science II 1-2 4-8 hours per week (total: up to 96 hours)
62:191 Calculus II 3 4 hours per week (total: up to 44 hours)
62 206 Discrete Struct/Program 1 3 hours per week (total: up to 33 hours)
62 252 Applied Statistics 1 4 hours per week (total: up to 44 hours)
62:272 Applied Linear Algebra 1 4 hours per week (total: up to 44 hours)
62:291 Calculus IV 1 3 hours per week (total: up to 36 hours)


  • Registered student at BU
  • Grade A or above in assigned course
  • Good overall academic standing
  • Previous experience preferred
  • Ability to follow the marking guide and scheme efficiently and precisely
  • Ability to meet deadlines

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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