The Mathematics Department hires undergraduate WLU students for the following Instructional Assistant positions:
Markers and Proctors
There are also opportunities for both employed and volunteer positions with the Mathematics Assistance Centre. Click here for details.
Lab Instructional Assistants
Applications are now being accepted for positions in both the Spring 2015 and Fall 2015 terms. If you are interested in applying for both terms you MUST complete both application forms separately.
The courses in need of Instructional Assistants are listed below. If you are interested in applying, please complete the appropriate online application form before the deadline on Sunday, March 29th, 2015:
Spring 2015 (May-August) Online Application Form
Fall 2015 (September-December) Online Application Form
Mathematics courses having a laboratory component (requiring IAs) and which plan to be offered in the Fall and/or Spring 2015 terms include:
MA100 - Introductory Calculus for the Natural Sciences (Fall)
MA101 - Calculus I for the Natural Sciences (Spring and Fall)
MA103 - Calculus I (Spring and Fall)
MA104 - Calculus II (Spring and Fall)
MA110 - Introduction to Differential and Integral Calculus (Fall)
MA129 - Introductory Calculus for Business and the Social Sciences (Spring and Fall)
MA170 - Introduction to Mathematics for Finance (Spring and Fall)
MA201 - Multivariable Calculus (Spring and Fall)
MA205 - Differential Equations I (Spring and Fall)
MA240 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics (Fall)
MA241 - Statistical Methods for the Life Sciences (Spring and Fall)
MA307 - Numerical Analysis (Fall)
If you have any questions regarding the position or the application process, please contact Trevor Saunderson for more information.
Instructional Assistants: Markers and Proctors
The Department employs senior students on a piece-work basis to proctor mid-term tests and to mark assignments, quizzes and mid-term tests in many of its courses. In September students in senior mathematics courses may register their availability for this work.
Please complete the online application form. Students who seek additional information or wish to discuss their qualifications for employment should contact:
Department of Mathematics