The Department of Language & Literacy Education anticipates opportunities for Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA I or II) positions in the UBC–Ritsumeikan Academic Exchange Program (UBC-Rits AEP) for 2022W. The incumbents will work with the Ritsumeikan Academic Director and section instructor to provide support to international students.
• Attends program planning meetings with the Ritsumeikan Academic Director and instructor
• Plans and delivers 60-minute language tutorials on a weekly basis
• Assists course instructor with curriculum planning and assigned teaching responsibilities
• Communicates with course instructor as needed
• Gathers, organizes, and maintains instructional resources on Canvas
• Holds office hours
• Performs other such associated duties, as may be assigned.
ASTU/EDUC 210: Global Citizenship, Part 1: Introduction – Tutorials
ASTU 201: Canada, Japan & the Pacific: Cultural Studies – Tutorials
ASTU 202: Canada, Japan & the Pacific: Political, Economic & Geographical Perspectives
Official job ads will be posted in late spring/early summer.
Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.