Introduction to Databases CSC343H1Y
Posting Date : March 04, 2019
Closing Date :
March 25, 2019
DutiesThe instructor is responsible for all aspects of delivering the course, including: - planning the lectures, tutorials, assignments and tests, and marking schemes; - maintaining a course website; - delivering the lectures; - providing appropriate contact time outside of class to students, through office hours, email, the course website and/or the course bulletin board; - writing the TA contract(s) for the course and supervising the TAs; - ensuring that tutorials and/or labs are delivered appropriately by the TAs; - managing the grading for the course, which is largely done by TAs; - carrying out any grading not handled by TAs; - invigilating the final exam; - managing the grades and submitting final course grades (this includes completing any grading not handled by the TAs); - if there is another section of the same course that term, coordinating with the other instructor(s) to maintain consistency (this includes using common assignments and a common final exam); - where relevant, instructors must work together to coordinate automarking of assignments. While there is a lot of room for creativity in course delivery, instructors will be expected to follow the basic content and style used by the faculty members who normally teach the course, and must get approval from these faculty members or the Associate Chair on any substantial changes to the course.
BSc in computer science or related field, experience of graduate school in computer science preferred; graduate degree (MSc or PhD) in computer science preferred; expertise in topic area of the cours; strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills; teaching experience at the university level, demonstrated evidence of excellence in teaching preferred.
- Department of Computer Science
- Course ID
- St. George
- Course Enrollment
- Dates of Appointment
- May 1, 2018 - August 31, 2019 and any remaining course work
- Number of Positions
- Class Schedule
- Thursdays 6-9
- How to Apply
- Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information: - your current CV, including a clear description of your teaching experience; - which course(s) you are interested in and, if more than one, any preferences; - your current status (PhD student, MSc student, postdoc, undergraduate student, or other); - your department; - your research area; - the name of at least one reference who can comment on your teaching ability.