Department for the Study of Religion
Faculty of Arts and Science
University of Toronto
Unit 1 Job Posting 2015-16

Posting Date: April 30 2015
Closing Date: May 28, 2015

The Department for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto invites applications from graduate students interested in teaching the following courses during the 2015 -2016 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.).

Applications should be addressed to Professor Frances Garrett. 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 2015 2016 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: $14.229.30 for a full course $7,114.65 for a half course (including 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 No. Session Course Title Time Est. Enrol. No. of Positions for course TA Hours(Est.)
RLG 200H1F F Study of Rlg R5-8 140 1 Based on enrollment
RLG232H1S S Rlg & Film R6-9 140 1 Based on enrollment
RLG241Y1Y Y Early Christian Writing W5-7 90 1 Based on enrollment
RLG315H1F F Rites of Passage T6-8 70 1 Based on enrollment
RLG317H1F F Violence Non-Violence M6-8 70 1 Based on enrollment
RLG323H1F F Jesus of Nazareth R6-8 70 1 Based on enrollment
RLG373H1 S Buddhist Ritual R6-8 50 1 N/A
RLG404H1 S Capstone Research M12-2 20 1 N/A

  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.