MTS Level 6 - Casual Physics Tutorial Coordinator - Department of Physics - Faculty of Science (Winter Semester)

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Staff Position
Closing Date: 
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Date of Posting: 
July 27, 2017
Department of Physics - Faculty of Science
MTS Level 6 - Casual Physics Tutorial Coordinator
Part-Time Term Position
Hours of Work: 

3-12 hours/week (variable) to a maximum of 63 hours over the term. Must be available Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons (for three weeks of the semester) and Monday and Tuesday evenings (for 12 weeks of the semester).

$26.75 per hour as per CUPE 1870

January 3, 2018 to April 25, 2018 (Term may be reduced or extended depending on performance, available funding and departmental requirements)

The Department of Physics of the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a casual tutorial coordinator to be responsible for tutorials in Physics 1120 (General Physics II) during the Winter Semester.


Duties include:
• Attending Physics 1120 laboratories to assist students
• Assisting the course instructor with evaluating written work
• Other duties as assigned by the course instructor


• B.Sc. in Physics, with a strong background in instructing introductory physics
• Experience instructing physics tutorials
• Experience grading physics test questions

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 posted on the UPEI Human Resources website ( Applications will not be accepted via email.

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume 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.

Successful Candidate(s): 

M. Hennessey

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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