Posting date 14 January 2015
Application Form Application (Word)
CRI394H1 Criminology Topics
Topics vary from year to year, but the objective of the course is to explore emerging issues in Criminology, and their social, legal, ethical and political implications.
Estimated enrolment 50-60
Estimated TA support One or two positions of 70 hours each if enrolments reaches 50-60. No TA support if enrolment is 30 or less.
Class Schedule Monday and Wednesday 6 – 9 pm
Sessional dates of appointment 1 May 2015 – 30 June 2015
Salary $7114.65 including vacation pay
Qualifications PhD in progress with ABD (all-but-dissertation) status conferred in Criminology and/or Sociolegal Studies.
Duties The design, preparation and delivery of course content, including teaching lectures or seminars; creation of courseware; the development and administration of assignments, tests and examinations; invigilation of the final examination; the marking and grading of student work, and the submission of grades to the College in accordance with established policies and procedures; the maintenance of reasonable hours of student contact outside scheduled classroom hours; and the supervision of the day-to-day work of teaching assistants assigned to the course.
Closing date 13 February 2015
Application procedure:
Email the following to Silvia Cocolo,
-Graduate Instructorship application
-cover letter
-1 reference letter (addressed to Professor Matthew Light)
– course outline (course outline should include a brief description, course rationale, course topics, assignments, reading lists and weekly schedule).Information about the Course Proposal:
Proposed topic course may not duplicate existing lecture courses.
Proposed topic course must originate from a field of study in Criminology and Sociolegal Studies.
The proposed topic must generate interest from the current student population (program and non-program students) as a course with low enrolment may be cancelled.
The course will be made available to current Criminology students who need to complete the program requirements and to non-program students (UofT) who have an overall gpa of at least 2.3.
Only one proposal will be selected by a Faculty Committee set up by the Director of the Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies. The Committee will select the proposal that will best meet the current needs of the program.Graduate Instructorship Application Form (Unit 1)Microsoft Word formatLate or incomplete applications will not be accepted.NOTES:
1. Department Standards and Policies are available in the Department office and in the CUPE, Local 3902 office.
2. The position posted above is tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolments. This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Collective Agreement. Although a graduate student’s preference as to the campus location of his/her TA appointment will be
taken into account, both the initial TA appointment (or CI appointment) and the subsequent appointment obligation related to that appointment may be met through position(s) on any one of the three University of Toronto campuses (UTM, UTSC or St. George) in courses in the same discipline as the initial appointment. TAs will only be assigned to courses in fields in which they are or should be qualified to assist.