Careers

With more than 18,000 faculty and staff, UBC is one of British Columbia’s largest workforces. We are also one of the most progressive, consistently recognized as one of BC’s best employers.

FACULTY AND STAFF

We value our faculty and staff members and are always looking for talented people to join our thriving team. Excellent benefits, diverse career opportunities, and a true community spirit are just some of the reasons you should consider joining our team of talented, dynamic faculty and staff. For a full list of current openings, visit UBC’s Staff & Faculty Careers page.

CURRENT faculty postings

Assistant Professors in Manufacturing Engineering

Instructor/Senior Instructor/Professor of Teaching in Manufacturing Engineering

CURRENT TEACHING ASSISTANT postings

Undergraduate & Graduate Teaching Assistantships

Masters students have two years of priority for placement; Doctoral students have four years of priority placement. The list of courses and number of available positions is contingent on School of Engineering budget and undergraduate student registration.

Teaching Assistant duties include the following:

  • Marking assignments and exams
  • Teaching tutorials and/or labs under supervision of faculty
  • Invigilation duties

Eligibility:

  • Must be a registered full-time student at UBC Okanagan
  • Must possess necessary educational qualifications
  • Priority is given to graduate students in Engineering

Positions Available:

TERM 1

  • APSC 171 Engineering Drawing and CAD/CAM Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 5 positions)
  • APSC 172 Engineering Analysis I Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 5 positions)
  • APSC 180 Statics Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 5 positions)
  • APSC 246 System Dynamics Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • APSC 248 Engineering Analysis III Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 4 positions)
  • APSC 252 Thermodynamics Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 4 positions)
  • APSC 254 Instrumentation and Data Analysis Lab TA (to a maximum of 7 positions)
  • APSC 254 Instrumentation and Data Analysis Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • APSC 256 Numerical Methods for Analysis Lab TA (to a maximum of 7 positions)
  • APSC 259 Materials Science I Lab TA (to a maximum of 7 positions)
  • ENGR 305 Engineering Economic Analysis Markers (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 310 Fluid Mechanics II Lab TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • ENGR 310 Fluid Mechanics II Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 325 Civil Engineering Materials Lab TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • ENGR 327 Reinforced Concrete Design I Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 340 Soil Mechanics Lab TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 341 Engineering Hydrology Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 347 Environmental Engineering Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 350 Linear Circuit Theory Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 353 Semiconductor Devices Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 362 Digital Signal Processing I Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 376 Materials Science II Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 377 Manufacturing Processes Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 377 Manufacturing Processes Lab TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • ENGR 381 Kinematics and Dynamics of Machinery Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 385 Heat Transfer Applications Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 385 Heat Transfer Applications Lab TA (to a maximum of 4 positions)
  • ENGR 401 Bioinstrumentation Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 402 Biotechnology: Fundamentals and Applications Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 406 Microelectromechanical Systems Lab TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 427 Reinforced Concrete Design II Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 428 Earthquake Engineering Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 437 Railway Systems Engineering Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 438 Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 440 Foundation Engineering Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 443 Environmental Engineering Laboratory Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 445 Design of Water and Wastewater Conveyance Systems Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 447 Design of Processes for Water and Wastewater Treatment Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 451 Microelectronics II Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 452 Electronic Materials and Devices Lab TA (to a maximum of 2 position)
  • ENGR 455 Power System Analysis and Design Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 456 Electrochemical Energy Storage Systems Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 458 Power Electronics Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 459 Advanced Electromagnetics Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 461 Digital Communications Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 463 Communication Networks Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 465 Wireless Communications Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 466 Introduction to VLSI Systems Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 467 Real-Time and Embedded System Design Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 468 Advanced Digital System Design Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 470 Microwave Engineering Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 471 Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 472 Fibre Optics and Photonics Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 473 Antennas and Propagation Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 474 Analog Integrated Circuits Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 476 Mechanics of Materials II Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 479 Measurement Principles in Thermal-Fluids Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 480 Modern Control Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 482 Biomedical Engineering I Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 484 Heat and Mass Transfer Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 486 Robot Modelling and Control Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 487 Digital Control Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 489 Multicriteria Optimization and Design of Experiments Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 490 Fluid Machinery Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 491 Computational Fluid Dynamics Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 493 Introduction to Aerodynamics and Aircraft Design Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 494 Autonomous Vehicle Technology Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 497 Combustion Processes Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • MANF 230 Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • MANF 270 Production Systems Management I Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)

TERM 2

  • APSC 169 Fundamentals of Sustainable Engineering Design Lab TA (to a maximum of 7 positions)
  • APSC 169 Fundamentals of Sustainable Engineering Design Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 7 positions)
  • APSC 173 Engineering Analysis II Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 5 positions)
  • APSC 177 Engineering Computation and Instrumentation Lab TA (to a maximum of 4 positions)
  • APSC 178 Electricity, Magnetism, and Waves Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 5 positions)
  • APSC 181 Dynamics Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 5 positions)
  • APSC 182 Matter and Energy I Lab TA (to a maximum of 7 positions)
  • APSC 182 Matter and Energy I Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 4 positions)
  • APSC 183 Matter and Energy II Lab TA (to a maximum of 8 positions)
  • APSC 183 Matter and Energy II Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • APSC 253 Fluid Mechanics I Lab TA (to a maximum of 7 positions)
  • APSC 253 Fluid Mechanics I Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • APSC 255 Electric Circuits and Power Lab TA (to a maximum of 4 positions)
  • APSC 255 Electric Circuits and Power Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • APSC 258 Applications of Engineering Design Lab TA (to a maximum of 6 positions)
  • APSC 258 Applications of Engineering Design Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 6 positions)
  • APSC 260 Mechanics of Materials I Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 4 positions)
  • APSC 262 Digital Logic Design Lab TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 315 Systems and Control Lab TA (to a maximum of 5 positions)
  • ENGR 315 Systems and Control Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • ENGR 320 Electromechanical Devices Lab TA (to a maximum of 5 position)
  • ENGR 320 Electromechanical Devices Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 330 Optimization and Decision Analysis for Civil Engineering Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 331 Infrastructure Management I Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 332 Surveying and GIS Analysis Lab TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 335 Transportation Engineering Lab TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 342 Open Channel Flow Lab TA (to a maximum of 3 positions)
  • ENGR 351 Microelectronics I Lab TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 359 Microcomputer Engineering Lab TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 375 Energy System Design Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 380 Design of Machine Elements Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 387 Vibration of Mechanical Systems Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 413 Law and Ethics for Engineers Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 416 Advanced Manufacturing CAD/CAM/CAE Lab TA (to a maximum of 4 positions)
  • ENGR 417 Pipeline Integrity Management Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 421 Public Transit Planning, Design, and Operations Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 425 Design of Steel and Timber Structures Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 426 Analysis of Indeterminate Structures Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 429 Rehabilitation of Concrete Structures Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 430 System-Based Design and Construction Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 432 Infrastructure Management II Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 433 Construction Engineering and Management Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 435 Transportation Systems Engineering Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 442 Water Quality Engineering Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 444 Solid Waste Engineering Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 446 Biological Treatment Processes Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 453 Internet of Things Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 454 Motor Drive Systems Lab TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 462 Digital Signal Processing II Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 469 Polymer Engineering Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 475 Materials Selection and Design Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 1 position)
  • ENGR 478 Alternative Energy Systems Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 479 Measurement Principles in Thermal-Fluids Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 481 Mechatronics Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 485 Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 492 Finite Element Methods Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 495 Tissue Engineering Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • ENGR 498 Special Topics in Engineering Marker (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • MANF 230 Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)
  • MANF 270 Production Systems Management I Tutorial TA (to a maximum of 2 positions)

Check the UBC Academic Calendar for detailed course descriptions.  The following course subject codes pertain to courses offered at the School of Engineering (APSC, ENGR and MANF).

Salary:

  • Undergraduate (UTA) – $16.10 per hour
  • PhD (GTA I) – $32.72 per hour
  • MASc (GTA II) – $31.53 per hour

Application deadline: April 30,2019

Complete online teaching assistantship application form: https://forms.ok.ubc.ca/school-engineering-ta-application-form