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Graduate Assistant Teaching (GAT)

Submitted by pbraul on Wed, 03/18/2015 - 11:43am

Graduate Teaching Assistantships are available on a term-by-term basis to Doctoral students within the Werklund School of Education. From time to time, GATs are available for masters students.  GAT's are intended to:

    • Provide opportunities to Doctoral Students who want to gain teaching experiences during their program to prepare for academic careers
    • Provide pedagogical support for instructors and students in high enrollment courses in professional programs
    • Provide support for developing both graduate student and faculty capacity for signature pedagogies (i.e., inquiry, case, problem based, and experiential in laboratories and collaboratories) 

Graduate Assistant Teaching opportunities will be normally be awarded in a .5 GAT per term format (6 hours of work per week).

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.  Please indicate the term in which you are available or interested in taking up a position as a GAT.

All GAT appointments are governed by the Graduate Students' Association Collective agreement.  For more information please visit the GSA's information page at http://gsa.ucalgary.ca/assistantships.

To submit your expression of interest in a GAT appointment, please fill out the form below.

In addition to this form new applicants will need to submit :

    1. One letter of reference (preferrably from your supervisor) - by email to Pat Braul, pbraul@ucalgary.ca

For more information please contact Pat Braul at pbraul@ucalgary.ca or 403/220-2886 during regular office hours.


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