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DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNICATION, MEDIA AND FILM

GRADUATE ASSISTANT (GA) POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOR WINTER 2018 

 

In accordance with Article 12:01 of the CUPE 4580 Collective Agreement the Department of Communication, Media & Film invites applications for GA positions for the Winter 2018 term. The total number of Graduate Assistantships allocated to the Department of Communication, Media & Film for 2017/18 is approx.. 13 GAs for a total of 3640 hours.

Additional Information about instructor, course, course or lab location and exam schedules can be copied directly from the course timetable available from Registrar’s website *www.uwindsor.ca/timetables

 

*Each position will be for a total of 140 hours which may be comprised of any combination of hours listed in the posting table

All positions are subject to sufficient enrolment and final budgetary approval.

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNICATION, MEDIA AND FILM

NOTICE RE: GRADUATE ASSISTANT (GA) POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOR WINTER 2018

 

In accordance with Article 12:01 of the CUPE 4580 Collective Agreement the Department of Communication, Media & Film invites applications for GA positions for the Winter 2018 term. The total number of Graduate Assistantships allocated to the Department of Communication, Media & Film for 2017/18 is 13 GAs for a total of 3640 hours.

Additional Information about instructor, course, course or lab location and exam schedules can be copied directly from the course timetable available from Registrar’s website *www.uwindsor.ca/timetables

 

Course Name

Course#

Time/Day

#Positions/

Hrs.

 

Contract Dates

Introduction To Media And Society

40-101-01

 

M  4:00-5:50 pm

Lecture & Labs

 

 

2 @ 140 hrs..

 

 Jan.4-Apr.30

Intro to Media Design & Production 11

40-113-30

R 7:00-8:50 pm

*Lecture & labs

1 @ 140 hrs.

Jan. 4-Apr 30

Introduction To Film Studies

40-140-01

W 6:00-9:50 pm.

1 @ 140 hrs 

Jan.4-Apr. 30

Critical Digital Literacies

40-200-01

T 4:00-6:50 PM

1 @ 140 hrs.

Jan.4-Apr. 30

Media Literacy

40-225-01

M/W 10:00-11:20 AM

1 @ 140 hrs

Jan.4-Apr. 30

Research Methods In Communication

40-234-01

 

F 11:30-1:20 pm

Lecture & Labs

1 @ 140 hrs

Jan.4-Apr.30

 Cinema History 11 (Post-war) 40-241-01 T/R 8:30-9:50 am 1 @ 70 hrs. Jan 4.-Apr 30
Theories of Communication & Media 40-275-01 M 4:00-5:0 pm Lecture & Labs 1 @ 140  

Digital Technologies & Everyday Life

40-301-01

T/R 10:00-11:20 AM

1 @ 70 hrs

Jan.4-Apr. 30

         

Critical Approaches To Media & Technology

40-375-01

M/W 10:00-11:20 AM

1 @70 hrs

 

Jan.4-Apr. 30

Advertising in Historical & Cultural Context

40-381-01

T/R 2:30-3:50 PM

1 @ 70 hrs

Jan.4-Apr. 30

 

 

Each position will be for a total of 140 hours which may be comprised of any combination of hours listed in the table

 

All positions are subject to sufficient enrolment and final budgetary approval.

 

Eligibility requirements:

GA appointments shall be offered in accordance with the criteria specified in Article 12:03 of the Collective Agreement.

 

Required qualifications:

Must have taken the course with a minimum GPA of 75%; must have good communication skills; must be available to attend courses/*Tutorial Labs/lectures/ and proctor mid and final exams at the specified times on the SIS calendar uwindsor.ca/timetables

Preferred qualifications:   Preference will be given to applicants who have background in the area or in the course listed.

Graduate Assistants must apply each term by the application deadline, in accordance with Article 13:

"With respect to those students who have applied for and been accepted for Assistantships, the Assistant will not be paid for any shortfall of hours at the end of their respective program, provided the University has satisfied its obligation to post available positions each term in writing and on the AAU website and to offer the minimum terms of support in accordance with Article 13:01 (a) & (b) and provided that the Assistant has applied in writing or via e-mail by the application deadline for each term until they have received the minimum  terms of support in accordance with Article 13:01 (a) & (b)."

 

"Students must maintain fulltime registration throughout the term and must be in good standing in the degree program in order to hold a Graduate Assistantship. Students who meet the Phase I tuition refund deadline are therefore not eligible to hold a GA."

A full graduate assistantship requires an average of 10 hours per week for a maximum of 140 hours per semester. Refer to Articles 12, 13, and 14 of the Collective Agreement for eligibility details. All new GAs hired will be required complete the online accessibility training at uwindsor.ca/ohrea/customer-service-training and provide their certificate of completion to CMF Dept. If you have already completed this training, please submit your certificate along with your application.  Please note: CMF will only compensate GAs under contract, one time, for 1.5 hours to complete the training if not previously completed.

 

Application forms will be emailed and can be downloaded @ website www.uwindsor.ca/cmf and are also available from Sharron Room 4110 or josette Room 4115 Lambton Tower. Completed applications must be submitted by:

 

Deadline for receiving applications: December 6th, 2017 (Room 4110 or 4115 Lambton Tower)

 

Application forms will be emailed and can be downloaded (attachment scroll down) or @ website www.uwindsor.ca/cmf and are also available from Sharron Room 4110 or Room 4115. Completed applications must be submitted by: December 6, 2017

Deadline for receiving applications: DECEMBER 6, 2017

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