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Student Positions (approximately 6 openings) - Department of Psychology - Faculty of Arts

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, September 14, 2015
Date of Posting: 
August 14, 2015
Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts
Student Positions (approximately 6 openings)
Hours of Work: 

Up to 10 hours per week

$10.92 per hour (vacation pay included)

Fall semester, 2015, with possible extension to Spring semester, 2016.

The Psychology Department seeks applications for positions as student
markers and teaching assistants for various Psychology courses.


• Attending training and orientation sessions. 
• Assisting professors in classroom learning activities and proctoring quizzes and exams.
• With the aid of a marking template, scanning tests to provide feedback and assignment of preliminary grade recommendations on various psychology courses.


• Applicants normally will be third  or fourth year psychology majors. 
• Strong interpersonal skills are required. 
• Reliability and dependability are a must.

Priority to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment, Policies and Procedures Manual.

With application, please include a copy of either your transcript or your academic audit report and a resume.  Please also include the name of a faculty member who could comment about your suitability for the work if requested to do so.

For more information, please contact Heather Russell in the Psychology Department,
566 0563 or hrussell@upei.ca

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list, to be received no later than the closing date, via the link below. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment. Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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