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

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

Classification: Student Assistant III

Job Title: Marker

Employee Group: PSAC

Wage: $12.85/hr.

Department: Math & Computer Science, Faculty of Science

Start Date: September 10, 2018

Date Issued: July 9, 2018

Hours of Work: 3 to 9 hours/week (from Sept. 10 to Dec. 5, 2018; total hours: see below)

Number of Positions Available: 4 or 5


    Mark assignments, quizzes, tests and midterm for Computer Science I, Discrete Struct/Prog, Set Theory & Logic, Calculus III courses and other related duties as assigned.

    Course # positions Expected hours per lab assistant
    62: 160 Computer Science I 1-2 4-9 hours per week (total: 108 hours)
    62: 206 Discrete Struct/Prog 1 3 hours per week (total: 36 hours)
    62: 261 Set Theory & Logic 1 3 hour per week (total: 36 hours)
    62: 290 Calculus III 1 3 hours per week (total: 36 hours)


    • Registered student in BU and majoring or minoring in Computer Science
    • Grade A or above in Computer Science I and II (for marking Computer Science I course)
    • Grade A or above in Discrete Struct/Prog (for marking Discrete Struct/Prog course)
    • Grade A or above in Set Theory & Logic (for marking Set Theory & Logic course)
    • Grade A or above in Calculus III (for marking Calculus III course)
    • Good grades in other courses taken
    • 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:

    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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