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 2015 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, 2014, i.e. until 11:59pm the day before the deadline.

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Course Course Title Instructor Duties Positions
MECH 210Mechanics 1 Franšois Barthelat Everything 2 at 40 hrs each
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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 220Mechanics 2 Inna Sharf Everything 1 at 80 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 240Thermodynamics 1 Jeffrey Bergthorson Everything 1 at 50 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 262Statistics and Measurement Lab Mostafa Yourdkhani Everything 5 at 120 hrs each
Duties: Four (4) Lab Teaching Assistants and one (1) Course Teaching Assistant. Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Lab TA: Must have completed MECH 261 or 262 or equivalent. Experience with experimental research, measurement device operation and data analysis a strong asset. 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 289Design Graphics (Civil section) Damiano Pasini & Youki Cropas Everything 3 at 45 hrs each
Duties: Civil 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 290Design Graphics (Mechanical section) Jorge Angeles & Alexei Morozov Everything 3 at 50 hrs each
Duties: Mechanical 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, Maple and Pro-E necessary. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 292Conceptual Design Srikar Vengallatore Everything 2 at 55 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 309Numerical Methods in Mechanical Eng Mathias Legrand Everything 1 at 50 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 314Dynamics of Mechanisms Jˇzsef K÷vecses Everything 1 at 50 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 315Mechanics 3 Luc Mongeau Everything 1 at 75 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 321Mechanics of Deformable Solids Franšois Barthelat Everything 1 at 50 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 331Fluid Mechanics 1 Luca Cortelezzi Everything 1 at 50 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 341Thermodynamics 2 Jeffrey Bergthorson Everything 1 at 50 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 346Heat Transfer Laurent Mydlarski 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 360Principles of Manufacturing Yaoyao Fiona Zhao 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 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 362Mechanical Laboratory Amar Sabih Everything 5 at 90 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 383Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Xinyu Liu Everything 1 at 55 hrs
Duties: Assist course instructor with the instruction and evaluation of students. Requirements: Must be a graduate in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. Experience in tutoring a basic course in Electricity would be a great asset. Past TA duties include marking or demonstrating or tutoring. Proficiency in English required as assessed by the instructor.
POSTED ON: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 393Machine Element Design Phil Vidori Everything 1 at 50 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 412Dynamics of Systems Meyer Nahon Everything 1 at 50 hrs
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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015
MECH 430Fluid Mechanics 2 John Lee Everything 1 at 100 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: 15-10-2014
Appointment Dates: January 5, 2015 to April 29, 2015

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