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DBMS Course Assistant Positions

The following opportunities are available for the Fall 2022 Term.

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Course Code Term Format (On-campus, Online, Blended) Course Name Instructor(s) Minimum Qualifications/Background Requirements/Experience
ANAT 100 Fall Online Anatomy of the Human Body MacKenzie Completed a minimum of 3 years preferably in Life Sciences/Biochemistry (Biology and Psychology may also be considered). Candidates should  have completed at least one human anatomy course of course in which anatomy is part of and achieved a B average. 
ANAT 215 Fall On-campus w/ lab Principles of Human Morphology I MacKenzie Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in human morphology.
ANAT 312 Fall On-campus w/ lab Functional Neuroanatomy MacKenzie Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in neuroanatomy.
ANAT 315 Fall On-campus w/ lab The Human Musculoskeletal System To be determined Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in the human musculoskeletal system.
ANAT 380 Fall Blended Clinically Relevant Human Anatomy MacKenzie Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in clinically relevant human anatomy.
ANAT 471 Fall Online Human Embryology MacKenzie Completed a minimum of 4 years preferably in Life Sciences/Biochemistry (Biology may also be considered). Candidates should have completed an embryology course and achieved a B average.
BCHM 102 Fall On-campus Introduction to Biochemistry van Staalduinen Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in biochemistry.
BCHM 218 Fall  On-campus Gene Structure and Function (Molecular Biology) Allingham Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in molecular biology.
BCHM 270 Fall Blended Biochemical Basis of Health and Disease Pruss/van Staalduinen Candidates must have taken one of BCHM 270 or BCHM 310/316 (or equivalent) with a minimum grade of B+, and completion of BScH or 4th year standing in Biochemistry, Life Sciences or similar degree. Previous TA experience and a passion for diseases is an asset, but not required.
BCHM 310 Fall  On-campus lab course General Biochemistry = 315 & 316 & lab Campbell  Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in biochemistry.
BCHM 315 Fall On-campus Protein and Enzymes Campbell Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in  biochemistry.
BCHM 317/319        Fall On-campus lab course Introductory Biochemistry laboratory Campbell  Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in biochemistry.
BCHM 370 Fall Online Genetics & Genomics van Staalduinen Candidates must have completed one or more of BCHM 218, BCHM 270, or BIOL 205, BIOL 331 (or equivalent). Completion of BScH in Life Science, Biochemistry, Biology (or equivalent).
BCHM 410 Fall  On-campus Protein Structure and Function Jia Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in biochemistry.
BMED 483 Fall Blended Advanced Topics in Infectious Diseases Sheth Candidates must have taken MICR 360 or equivalent. Background knowledge in microbiology is required. Previous experience as a TA is an asset.
CANC 380 Fall Online Evolutionary Biology of Cancer Cotechini Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in immunology and/or cancer.
CANC 380 Fall Blended Evolutionary Biology of Cancer Cotechini Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in immunology and/or cancer.
CRSS 453 Fall On-campus Principles in Cardiorespiratory Science I Zhang Currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in cardiorespiratory science.
CRSS 454 Fall On-campus Cardiovascular Sciences Adams Candidates must be a graduate student who has already taken CRSS 454.
DDHT 459 Fall On-campus Principles of Drug Discovery Petkovich Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in principles of drug discovery.
GLPH 271 Fall Online Global and Population Health Carpenter Candidates must have taken GLPH 271 (formerly BMED 271) and excelled. Currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in global or public health (or at the discretion of the instructor). Enrollment in the Masters of Public Health program would be considered an asset but is not required.
GLPH 271 Fall Blended Global and Population Health Carpenter Candidates must have taken GLPH 271 (formerly BMED 271) and excelled. Currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in global or public health (or at the discretion of the instructor). Enrollment in the Masters of Public Health program would be considered an asset but is not required.
GLPH 281 Fall Blended Racism and Health in Canada Valarezo Candidate currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in racism and health or public health (or at the discretion of the instructor).  Enrolmment in the Masters of Public Health program would be considered an asset but not required. 
GLPH 385 Fall Online Biohacking and Gerontechnology Carver Upper year standing, an interest in issues related to older adults, a background in Social Sciences, and basic understanding of biotechnology and biohacking (they do not need to be experts).
GLPH 385 Fall Blended Biohacking and Gerontechnology Carver Upper year standing, an interest in issues related to older adults, a background in Social Sciences, and basic understanding of biotechnology and biohacking (they do not need to be experts).
GLPH 471 Fall Blended Advanced Global and Population Health Carpenter Candidates must have taken GLPH471 (formerly BMED 471) and excelled. Currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in global or public health (or at the discretion of the instructor). Enrollment in the Masters of Public Health program would be considered an asset, but is not required.
GLPH 487 Fall Blended One World, One Health: The Global Link Between Human, Animal, and Environmental Health Carver This is a multidisciplinary course. Must be a graduate students or almost completed 4th year of studies. Requires strong analytical ability and solid writing skills because writing is an important component of this course. Need to be familiar with APA style referencing.
HSCI 190 Fall Blended Introduction to Statistics for the Health Sciences Braund Candidates must currently be enrolled in a graduate or professional program and have taken introductory statistics and have experience applying statistics in health sciences research. Additional statistics and epidemiology courses and experience using SPSS will be considered an asset.
HSCI 270 Fall Blended Fundamentals of Health Research Methodology Linden Candidates must have taken one of HSCI 270 (formerly BMED 270), EPID301 or EPID 801 (or course equivalent). Minimum grade of A. Course or experience in qualitative research is an asset, but not required.
HSCI 383 Fall Blended Advanced Research Methodologies  Stockley/Dalgarno One of HSCI 270 (formerly BMED 270) or EPID 301 or HLTH 252 or PSYC 203 or SOCY 210. Course or experience in qualitative and quantitative research methods is an asset, but not required.
IDIS 173 Fall Online History and Philosophy of Health and Healthcare Cline Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program and have a background in ethics. Background in healthcare ethics and online teaching is an asset but not required.
IDIS 173 Fall Blended History and Philosophy of Health and Healthcare Butler Currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program and have a background in ethics. Background in healthcare ethics and online teaching is an asset but not required.
IDIS 199 Fall Online The Science of Mental Health, Well-being, and Resiliency Duffy/Cunningham Completed a minimum of 3 years preferably in Life sciences/Health Sciences or Psychology program. Candidates should have completed at least one psychology or health-related course and achieved a B average.
IDIS 280 Fall Online Interprofessional Approaches in Healthcare Brander Completion of BHSc in Life Sciences, health professional degree and/or similar. Work or volunteer experience in health, first aid and/or wellness/fitness contexts an asset. Formal experience in working with teams and/or groups an asset. Previous TA experience also an asset but not required.
IDIS 373 Fall Online Health Ethics, Law and Policy Butler Currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program and have a background in ethics. Background in healthcare ethics and online teaching is an asset but not required.
IDIS 373 Fall Blended Health Ethics, Law and Policy Butler Currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program and have a background in ethics. Background in healthcare ethics and online teaching is an asset but not required.
IDIS 480 Fall Online Advanced Interprofessional Approaches in Healthcare Brander Completion of BHSc in Life Sciences, health professional or similar. Work or volunteer experience in health, first aid and/or wellness/fitness contexts is an asset. Formal experience in working with teams and/or groups an asset. Previous TA experience is also an asset but not required.
IDIS 483  Fall Blended Applied Health Ethics: Clinical, Organizational, and Research Perspectives Butler Qualified applicants will have completed at least a bachelor's degree in a related discipline (e.g. philosophy, health sciences, biomedical sciences, etc.). Preference will be given to applicants with additional graduate or professional training in a relevant discipline and/or those with professional experience addressing health-ethics issues in clinical, organizational, or research contexts. 
LISC 391 Fall On-campus lab course Integrated Life Sciences Laboratory II Lomax Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in life sciences.
MICR 270 Fall Online Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation Sheth Candidates must have taken MICR360 or equivalent. Background knowledge in basic microbiology and immunology. Previous experience as a TA is an asset.
MICR 270 Fall Blended Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation Sheth Candidates must have taken MICR360 or equivalent. Background knowledge in basic microbiology and immunology. Previous experience as a TA is an asset.
MICR 271 Fall Online Introduction to Microbiology Lohans  Candidates must currently be enrolled in a graduate or professional program and have taken introductory microbiology and immunology courses (preferably MICR 271, or MICR 221 and MICR 360). Additional microbiology and immunology courses and/or a specialization in microbiology/immunology will be considered and asset.
MICR 290 Fall On-campus lab course Antibiotic Resitance Lab Lohans  Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in antibiotic resistance.
MICR 386 Fall Online Fundamentals of Immunology in Health and Disease Cotechini/Szewczuk Candidates must be currently enrolled in a graduate program and have taken MICR360 (or equivalent) and at least one immunology course at the 400 level (or above) with a minimum grade of a A-. Specialization in immunology an asset.
MICR 452 Fall On-campus Viral Infection and Immunity Banfield    Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in viral infection and immunity.
NSCI 323 Fall On-campus Cellular Neuroscience Dumont Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in cellular neuroscience.
NSCI 325 Fall On-campus The Science of Psychadelics Dumont Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with an academic background in psychedelics.
NSCI 401 Fall Online Introduction to Theoretical Neuroscience Blohm Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in theoretical neuroscience.
NSCI 429 Fall On-campus Disorders of the Nervous System Andrew Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in the nervous system.
NSCI 483 Fall Blended Neurobiology of Learning and Memory Boehnke Candidates must be currently enrolled in the Neuroscience Graduate Program and have taken at least one 300 level neuroscience course (NSCI323,324,312 or equivalent) and at least one 400 or graduate level neuroscience seminar course.
PHAR 100 Fall Online Introductory Pharmacology Turner/Nakatsu Minimum 3rd year standing in a relevant undergraduate program (e.g. Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Health Sciences, etc.) Must have completed PHAR 100 with a minimum grade of B+ (GPA 3.3). Previous TA experience is an asset, but not required. 
PHAR 230 Fall On-campus Pharmacology for the Health Sciences Elbatarny Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in pharmacology for the health sciences.
PHAR 370 Fall Blended Fundamentals of Pharmacology and Therapeutics Mulder Minimum 4th year standing in a relevant undergraduate program (e.g. Life Sciences, Biochemistry, etc.) Must have completed one of PHAR 230, PHAR 270 or PHAR 340 (or equivalent) with a minimum grade of B+ (GPA 3.3). Previous TA experience is an asset, but not required.
PHAR 380 Fall Online Drug and Environmental Toxicology Philbrook Currently registered in a post-graduate or professional program with an academic history in pharmacology and/or toxicology. Students who have previously taken PHAR 270, PHAR 340, PHAR 450, and/or PHAR 416 (or equivalents) will be preferentially selected.
PHAR 380 Fall Blended Drug and Environmental Toxicology Philbrook Currently registered in a post-graduate or professional program with an academic history in pharmacology and/or toxicology. Students who have previously taken PHAR 270, PHAR 340, PHAR 450, and/or PHAR 416 (or equivalents) will be preferentially selected.
PHAR 416 Fall On-campus Xenobiotic Disposition and Toxicity Winn Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in xenobiotic disposition and toxicity.
PHAR 480 Fall Online Drug Discovery and Development Ozolinš Currently registered in a post-graduate or professional program with an academic history in pharmacology and/or toxicology. Students who have previously taken DDHT459/460 would preferentially selected. In the absence of DDHT, then PHAR270/370/340/380/450/480 and PHAR380/PHAR416 would be required.
PHGY 170 Fall Online Human Cell Physiology Pruss One of PHGY 170 or BIOL 102 (or equivalent) with a minimum grade of B+. Completion of BScH or fourth year standing in Biochemistry, Life Sciences or similar. Previous TA experience is an asset, but not required.
PHGY 170 Fall Blended Human Cell Physiology Ward One of PHGY 170 or BIOL 102 (or equivalent) with a minimum grade of B+. Completion of BScH or fourth year standing in Biochemistry, Life Sciences or similar. Previous TA experience is an asset, but not required.
PHGY 215 Fall On-campus Principles of Mammalian Physiology I Domnik Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in physiology.
PHGY 215 Fall Online Principles of Mammalian Physiology I Ward Completed a minimum of 3 years preferably in Life Sciences/Biochemistry (other similar programs will be considered). Candidates must have completed PHGY 215 (or equivalent) and achieved a B average.
PHGY 215 Fall Blended Principles of Mammalian Physiology I Ward/Domnik Completed a minimum of 3 years preferably in Life Sciences/Biochemistry (other similar programs will be considered). Candidates must have completed PHGY 215 (or equivalent) and achieved a B average.
PHGY 290 Fall Blended Investigation of Human Physiological Responses Adams Preference will be given to those currently registered in a postgraduate or professional program with a background in physiology.
REPD 372 Fall Online Reproduction & Development Natale/Monsanto Candidate must be currently enrolled in a graduate program and have taken at least one of the reproduction related courses such as ANAT 409, REPD 426 (formerly ANAT 416), ANAT 309, PHGY 215, PHGY 216 or equivalent.
REPD 372 Fall Blended Reproduction & Development Natale/Tayade Candidate must be currently enrolled in a graduate program and have taken at least one of the reproduction related courses such as ANAT 409, REPD 426 (formerly ANAT416), ANAT 309, PHGY 215, PHGY 216 or equivalent.
REPD 473 Fall Online Developmental Origins of Health & Disease Edwards Candidate must be currently enrolled in a graduate program and have taken at least one of the following courses: ANAT409, REPD416 (formerly ANAT 416), PHAR 416.