[pccgrads] Fwd: [Environment_advisers] Apply to TA in FISH 475 in Spring 2018 - deadline MARCH 11

Miriam A. Bertram mab23 at uw.edu
Thu Mar 8 11:16:45 PST 2018

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Samantha Scherer <iamsams at uw.edu>
Date: Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Subject: [Environment_advisers] Apply to TA in FISH 475 in Spring 2018 -
deadline MARCH 11
To: CoEnv Advisers <environment_advisers at uw.edu>

Dear CoEnv Advisers -

We are currently accepting applications for a Teaching Assistant position
in Spring Quarter 2018 - please forward to your graduate students:

*The School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (SAFS) is hiring a Teaching
Assistant for duties in Spring Quarter 2018 - note we are trying to fill
this position ASAP so the deadline is not far away:*

*Course: *FISH 475 Marine Mammalogy

*Instructors*: Amy Kennedy

*Dates: *March 16, 2018 – June 15, 2018

*Compensation*: Position is 50% FTE; salary is commensurate with academic

*Deadline to Apply: *Sunday March 11. Priority consideration given to
applications received by this date. Applications will be accepted after
this date if the position remains unfilled

Evolution, taxonomy, physiology, life history, and behavior of marine
mammals; the techniques of studying and the management and conservation of

*POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:*The appointee will serve as the TA in FISH 475.
Duties will include:

The TA will be responsible for approximately 20hrs of work per week related
to the course. The primary duties of the TA will be: attending course
lectures, leading laboratory sessions including field trips during
regularly-scheduled labs and on weekends, and grading papers in
collaboration with the course instructor. There will be additional
course-specific duties required by the instructor, which may include
helping managing electronic resources, meeting with students, and creating
formally or informally a positive learning environment for students.


- Academic standing as a UW Graduate Student and eligibility to hold a
Graduate Student Assistantship.
- Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
- Availability for full course (lecture + lab)
- Experience using Canvas to access course materials
- Current valid drivers license
- Current certification in First Aid, CPR (or must have by start of
course, if hired)
- Desired but not required: Previous teaching experience


To apply, complete application form* at https://tinyurl.com/ApplyFISH475 and
upload the following additional documents (under one cover, with FISH 475
and your full name in the document’s title):

1. Cover letter – include description of your general background, why
you are applying for this ASE position, strengths and any abilities
directly related to the specific course(s) that you would bring to the
position, etc.

2. Current resumé

3. Name, title, and contact information (email, phone number) for three
references who are familiar with your teaching abilities and/or knowledge
and experience relevant to the content of the course(s) for which you are
**To access the form, log in using your @uw.edu <http://uw.edu/> address
(https://mail.google.com/a/uw.edu <https://mail.google.com/a/uw.edu>).*

Full position description attached.



Samantha Scherer, Student Services Manager and Undergrad Advising
Pronouns: she, her
UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences | Fishery Sciences Bldg, Suite116
<https://fish.uw.edu/about/visitor-info/> | 206-543-7457
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00-4:00
Website <https://fish.uw.edu/students/about-undergraduate-program/> | Student
Services Blog <https://fish.uw.edu/news-events/student-services-blog/> |

University of Washington acknowledges the Coast Salish peoples of this
land, the land which touches the shared waters of all tribes and bands
within the Suquamish, Tulalip and Muckleshoot nations.*

Environment_advisers mailing list
Environment_advisers at u.washington.edu
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mailman11.u.washington.edu/pipermail/pccgrads/attachments/20180308/e1b7e64c/attachment.html>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: FISH 475 SPR18 TA RFS.pdf
Type: application/pdf
Size: 45607 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://mailman11.u.washington.edu/pipermail/pccgrads/attachments/20180308/e1b7e64c/attachment.pdf>

More information about the pccgrads mailing list