Teaching Assistant Position Postings

Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University

About The TA Position Postings

This site contains all postings for teaching assistant positions at the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Such postings will be made several months before the start of a new semester, and all applications for those positions must be made by submitting an electronic application though this site. Please note the following apply to all teaching assistant positions:

Current Term TA Position Postings

The listing below shows teaching assignment positions available in the department for the Winter 2020 term. To apply for one or more position (with a maximum of 3 different postings), please check the box next to the position and click the "Apply For Positions..." button found at the bottom of this page. The deadline for all applications this semester is before November 16, 2019, i.e. until 11:59pm the day before the deadline.

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Course Course Title Instructor Duties Positions
MECH 210Mechanics 1 Damiano Pasini Everything 1 at 70 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course and preferably have been a teaching assistant for this course. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 220Mechanics 2 Inna Sharf Everything 1 at 65 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course with a good grade. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 240Thermodynamics 1 Mélanie Tétreault-Friend Everything 1 at 55 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. TA will give tutorial sessions. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 262Statistics and Measurement Lab Jovan Nedic Everything 3 at 45 hrs each
Duties: Lab TA: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. TA hours subject to student enrolment. Requirements: Lab TA: Four-day-a-week, three-times-a-term mandatory TA presence in lab; this is based strictly on students' availability, which cannot be known in advance. Please do not apply for this TAship if you will not be available. Must have completed MECH 261 or 262 or equivalent. Experience with experimental research, measurement device operation and data analysis a strong asset. Understanding of the principles of measurement device operation, electric circuits, statistics and data analysis required. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor. TA hours will be finalized once student enrolment is confirmed.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 262Statistics and Measurement Lab Jovan Nedic Everything 1 at 75 hrs
Duties: Course TA: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Course TA: Must have completed MECH 261 or 262 or equivalent. Understanding of the principles of measurement device operation, electric circuits, statistics and data analysis required. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 289Design Graphics (Civil section) TBA Everything 2 at 75 hrs each
Duties: Non-Mechanical Engineering Section. Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course. Experience with Design Graphics. Proficiency in AutoCAD 2D and 3D and standards and conventions of Design Graphics Communication necessary. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 290Design Graphics (Mechanical section) Yaoyao Fiona Zhao Everything 2 at 65 hrs each
Duties: Mechanical Engineering Section. Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course. Experience with Design Graphics. Proficiency in SolidWorks necessary. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 292Conceptual Design Rosaire Mongrain Everything 2 at 85 hrs each
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course. Experience with WebCT an asset. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 309Numerical Methods in Mechanical Eng Mathias Legrand Everything 1 at 65 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course with a good grade. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 314Dynamics of Mechanisms József Kövecses Everything 1 at 65 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course. Must have done a thesis, written a conference/journal paper or done a senior project involving mechanisms and/or kinematics. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 315Mechanics 3 Srikar Vengallatore Everything 1 at 80 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course with at least an A-. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 321Mechanics of Deformable Solids Jianyu Li Everything 1 at 95 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Experience with finite element method and solid mechanics necessary. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 331Fluid Mechanics 1 Outi Supponen Everything 1 at 65 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course plus MECH 533 and MECH 610. Graduate studies completed or in progress in fluid mechanics or aerodynamics required. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 341Thermodynamics 2 David Frost Everything 1 at 80 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course and preferably have been a teaching assistant for this course and/or MECH 240. Past TA duties must include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 346Heat Transfer Bantwal Rabindranath Baliga Everything 1 at 100 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Requires public speaking ability. Must have completed and excelled in MECH 240 (or equivalent), MECH 331 (or equivalent), MECH 346 (or equivalent), and MECH 650. Prior TA experience in MECH 346 is highly desirable. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 360Principles of Manufacturing TBA Everything 3 at 80 hrs each
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Demonstrate how to read hand-held measurement equipment, such as calipers to conduct measurements. Requirements: Must previously have taken MECH 260 or MECH 360 or equivalent with a good grade. Basic knowledge of metrology instruments, how to use and read caliper, what are coordinate measuring machines and measurement probes. Basic understanding of geometric and dimensional tolerances. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 362Mechanical Laboratory Amar Sabih Everything 5 at 70 hrs each
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course or equivalent. Must have completed an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 383Applied Electronics and Instrumentation TBA Everything 1 at 75 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must be a graduate in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. Strong lab experimental work experience necessary. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 393Machine Element Design Larry Lessard Everything 1 at 60 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Enthusiastic applicants with no TA experience also will be considered. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 412System Dynamics and Control Luc Mongeau Everything 2 at 55 hrs each
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must have completed a course in system dynamics and control. Experience with Matlab/Simulink and MSC ADAMS. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020
MECH 430Fluid Mechanics 2 Andrew Higgins Everything 1 at 70 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must previously have taken this course or an equivalent course on compressible flow. Experience with TeX typesetting language is an asset. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2019
Appointment Dates: January 6, 2020 to April 14, 2020

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