Student Assistant III – Department of Math & Computer Science

Applications are to be received by: 4:30 p.m. on September 4, 2019.

Classification: Student Assistant III
Employee Group: PSAC
Job Title: Advisor
Department: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Wage: $12.98
Hours of Work: 3 to 12 hours per week (see below for total hours)
Start Date: September 9, 2019
Number of Positions Available: 4 to 5
Length of Appointment: to December 4, 2019
Date Issued: July 5, 2019


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

Course # positions Expected hours per lab assistant
62:160 Computer Science I 1- 2 6-12 hours per week (total: up to144 hours)
62:206 Discrete Struct/Prog 1 3 hours per week (total: up to 36 hours)
62 261 Set Theory & Logic 1 4 hour per week (total: up to 48 hours)
62:290 Calculus III 1 3 hours per week (total: up to 36 hours)


  • Registered student at BU
  • Major or minor in Computer Science
  • Grade ‘A’ or above in Computer Science I and II (for marking Computer Science I)
  • Grade ‘A’ or above in Discrete Struct/Prog (for marking Discrete Structures/Programming)
  • Grade ‘A’ or above in Set Theory & Logic (for marking Set Theory & Logic)
  • Grade ‘A’ or above in Calculus III (for marking Calculus III)
  • Good overall academic standing
  • Previous experience preferred
  • Able to follow marking guide and scheme efficiently and precisely
  • Able to meet deadlines

Please send your application with a cover letter, resume of related work and volunteer experience, and a copy of 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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