Department for the Study of Religion
Faculty of Arts and Science
University of Toronto
Unit 1 Job Posting 2016-17

Posting Date: September 20, 2016
Closing Date: October 13, 2016


The Department for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto invites applications from graduate students interested in teaching the following courses during the 2016 -2017 Session. Applicants should submit (1) a current curriculum vitae, (2) an outline of the course, method of evaluation, and required textbook(s), and (3) evidence of teaching ability (e.g., summarized course evaluations, letters of reference, etc.).

A description of courses is available at http://www.artsandscience.utoronto.ca/ofr/calendar/

Applications should be addressed to Professor Frances Garrett. Please send your application as a single PDF file to religion.undergrad@utoronto.ca. Only course evaluations will be accepted in a separate PDF file. The subject line of the email should read Unit 1 2016-2017 Application.

Duties: Include presenting two hours of lectures a week; conducting tutorials; grading papers and exams (including make-up examinations if required); and other pedagogical and administrative tasks associated with an undergraduate course.

Stipend: From Januar y1, 2017- April 30, 2017 a full course is 14,624.00 and half course is $7,312

Qualifications: M.A. in Religion; Ph.D. candidacy, significant graduate work and ongoing research in the specific field of the course to which application is being made.

Course No. Session Course Title Time Est. Enrol. No. of Positions for course TA Hours(Est.)
RLG 307H1 S Museums and Material Religions T1-3p 50 1 Based on enrollment
RLG372H1 S Tibetan Buddhism T3-5p 40 1 Based on enrollment

  1. Department Standards and Policies are available in the Department office and in the CUPE3902 Office.
  2. The positions above are tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolments.
  3. This notice is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Collective Agreement.
Please Note:

Those who are not undergraduate or graduate students and postdoctoral fellows of the University of Toronto are covered by the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 collective agreement rather than the Unit 1 collective agreement, and should not apply for positions posted under the Unit 1 collective agreement.

“The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.”