Department for the Study of Religion
Faculty of Arts and Science
University of Toronto

Unit 1 Job Posting 2017-2018

Posting Date:  November 17, 2017
Closing Date:  December 8, 2017

The Department for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto invites applications from graduate students interested in teaching the following courses during the 2017-2018 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, contact information for three referees, etc.).  A description of courses is available at

Applications should be addressed to Professor Sol Goldberg. Please send your application as a single PDF file to  Only course evaluations will be accepted in a separate PDF file. The subject line of the email should read Unit 1 2017- 2018 Application.  

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

Stipend:  To date a full course is 14,770.24 and a half course is $7,385.12. This includes vacation pay

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 code Session Course Title Est. Enroll. Time TA Hours (EST) No of Positions
MHB/NML156H S Elementary Hebrew II 16 Tue/Thurs 9:00-11:00 None 1
MHB/NML256H S Intermediate Hebrew II 6 Tue/Thurs 12:00-14:00 None 1
MHB/NML356H S Advanced Modern Hebrew II 6 Tues/Thur 16:00-18:00 None 1


  1. Department Standards and Policies are available in the Department office and in the CUPE 3902 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.”