Faculty and Staff
We value our faculty and staff members and are always looking for talented people to join our thriving team. Excellent benefits, diverse career opportunities, and a true community spirit are just some of the reasons you should consider joining our team of talented, dynamic faculty and staff. For a full list of current openings, visit UBC’s Staff & Faculty Careers page.
Each academic year, we have openings for Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) and possibly Undergraduate Teaching Assistants (UTAs) for Economics, Philosophy and Political Science courses in the September and January terms.
The successful Teaching Assistant may be involved in the following:
- Instruction in labs
- Marking assignments, labs and exams
- Discussion periods
- Tutorials and lectures
- Invigilation duties
- Academic assistance to students in office hours
The hours will not exceed an average of 12 hours per week. Wages as stated in the current BCGEU Collective Agreement are as follows:
- Graduate TA (PhD program): $34.04 per hour ($13,069.84 annual rate September – April)
- Graduate TA (Master’s program): $32.79 per hour ($12,590.80 annual rate September – April)
- Undergraduate TA (Bachelors program): $17.07 per hour ($6,556.48 annual rate September – April)
- Markers: $16.52 per hour
To apply for a UTA position, the student must be enrolled in a full-timer bachelor degree program at UBC Okanagan. A full-time student is defined as minimum of 24 credits (2 terms) for the Winter Session. All applicants including international students must be permitted to work in Canada until at least the final day of the academic year (end of April).
HOW TO APPLY
Email your Student Application Form with your resume and unofficial transcript, by April 30th, 2019, or as soon as possible thereafter to email@example.com.
Applications will remain open and posted here until all positions are filled.
Please fill out an application found on our website, in the top wall-folders at Arts 263 or request one from Tiffany Clarke at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information visit http://www.ubc.ca/okanagan/hr/welcome.html
UBC Okanagan hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, visible minority group members, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas. However, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.