Sessional Instructional Assistant - MAT223H5F Linear Algebra I (Emergencyposting)

Date Posted: 09/04/2020
Req ID: 873
Faculty/Division: UofT Mississauga
Department: UTM: Math/Comp. Sciences
Campus: University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM)



Course number and title: MAT223H5F - Lilnear Algebra I
Course description: Systems of linear equations, matrix algebra, determinants. Vector geometry in R2 and R3. Complex numbers. Rn: subspaces, linear independence, bases, dimension, column spaces, null spaces, rank and dimension formula. Orthogonality, orthonormal sets, Gram-Schmidt orthogonalization process, least square approximation. Linear transformations from Rn to Rm. The determinant, classical adjoint, Cramer's rule. Eigenvalues, eigenvectors, eigenspaces, diagonalization. Function spaces and applications to a system of linear differential equations. The real and complex number fields.
Estimated course enrolment: 600

Number of positions: 1
Size of appointment: 45 hrs
Sessional dates of appointment: September 1 - December 31, 2020
Salary: $46/hour
Minimum qualifications: Completion of several mathematics courses with high grades. Demonstrated understanding of the course material and beyond. Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Preferred qualifications: Teaching experience preferred.
Description of duties: Will include some of the following: running tutorials, marking, invigilation, office hours, preporatory work, and other duties of administering the course.

How to apply:

Closing Date: 09/08/2020, 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.  

 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.

Salary Range
$26,000.00 - 34,000.00
per Year
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Mississauga, ON, CA