Sessional Lecturer – MATA36H3 Calculus II for Physical Sciences

University of Toronto


If you have any issues applying, please contact Kelly Squier [email protected]

Course Code and Title: MATA36H3 Calculus II for Physical Sciences 

Course Description: This course is intended to prepare students for the physical sciences. Topics to be covered include: techniques of integration, Newton’s method, approximation of functions by Taylor polynomials, numerical methods of integration, complex numbers, sequences, series, Taylor series, differential equations.

Lecture Section: LEC01: MON 11am-1pm/THU 12-1pm.

Course Enrollment (est.): 135

Number of Positions (est.): One

Qualifications: Previous teaching experience as the instructor of a Mathematics course at the university level (required). Previous teaching experience as the instructor for MATA36H3 or equivalent (strongly desirable).

Duties: All normal duties related to the design and teaching of a university credit course, including preparation and delivery of course content; development, administration and marking of assignments, tests and exams; calculation and submission of grades; submission of a deferred exam; holding regular office hours; supervising TAs assigned to course.

Estimated TA Support (Hours): 55 hours per tutorial.

Sessional dates of appointment: May 6 – August 31, 2024


Sessional Lecturer I $9,457.90

Sessional Lecturer I Long Term $9,930.79

Sessional Lecturer II $10,121.77

Sessional Lecturer II Long Term $10,326.62

Sessional Lecturer III $10,362.76

Sessional Lecturer III Long Term $10,570.01. 

Please note that should rates stipulated in the collective agreement vary from rates stated in this posting, the rates stated in the collective agreement shall prevail.

Application Instructions: PLEASE APPLY ONLINE:

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Important Term Dates: Please see Calendar

Department Contact: Kelly Squier [email protected]

Closing Date: April 11, 2024, 11:59PM EDT

This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 Collective Agreement.

It is understood that some announcements of vacancies are tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolment. Should rates stipulated in the collective agreement vary from rates stated in this posting, the rates stated in the collective agreement shall prevail. 

Preference in hiring is given to qualified individuals advanced to the rank of Sessional Lecturer II or Sessional Lecturer III in accordance with Article 14:12 of the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 collective agreement.

Please note: Undergraduate or graduate students and postdoctoral fellows of the University of Toronto are covered by the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 collective agreement rather than the Unit 3 collective agreement, and should not apply for positions posted under the Unit 3 collective agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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