Biology TA Application Form

Winter 2024 Term 1 and Term 2

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TA applications for 2024W are due May 12th Sunday 11:59PM.

The first round of offers will be sent in late June/early July. Offers will continue to the start of Term 1 in September until all positions are filled. Another round of offers will be made in December to fill any remaining Term 2 vacancies.

For General TA Information, click here
For TA job description by course, click here
For Biology TA positions available for 2024W, click here

Please note that we expect to be teaching on campus, and that TAs must be prepared to work in person. For the Winter session, term 1 appointments start September 1st and runs to December 31st and term 2 appointment start January 1st and runs to April 30th.

Please note that TAs MUST be living in Canada for the entire duration of their position(s)

Please note: when this application is completed, you should receive an email confirmation of your application details. If you do not receive this confirmation email, or have other trouble with the form, please contact Biology TA Application support at

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WARNING: All correspondence concerning your TAship application will be sent to this e-mail. Please check this email address daily for matters regarding your application and do not delete this email account until the conclusion of your application. Please reply within 48h of receiving an offer.
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We also need an updated email address to communicate with you regarding safety training, exam invigilation, etc. during the duration of your appointment. If your email addresses changes during this period, please reach out to
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