From: Matsumura, Yuki
Sent: May 28, 2021 9:14 AM

Dear Students,

We invite you to apply for TA positions in the Biology program. These are full TAships, at 196h per term.


  1. Go to
  2. Click on “Biology TA application 2021W”
  3. Fill the form and please read info given on this form.
  4. Application must be submitted by June 20th and acceptance of offer must be sent by July 15th to ensure that your first paycheck will not be delayed. (Note: if you miss these deadlines, you can still be hired, BUT there is a possibility of delay for your first paycheck).
  5. We will start sending offers by July 2nd and offers will continue until all positions are filled. Please check your email daily so that you can reply to our offer promptly.
  6. Do not forget to get permission from your PI to TA for Biology.
  7. All communication regarding TAship application must be sent to this email address: TAship


If there is a problem, do not hesitate to contact us.



TAship team

Yuki Matsumura
Program Assistant | Faculty of Science | Department of Botany
The University of British Columbia
3156 – 6270 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
Hours: Mon/Thurs/Fri 9am – 2pm


Teaching Assistant – 2021/22 Winter Term 1 – FNH 415 001 (2 positions available)


Position: Teaching Assistant (2 positions available)

Course: FNH 415 001: Business Concepts in Food, Nutrition & Health

Term: 2021/2022 W1 (September-December 2021)

Total hours for position: 135 for the whole semester (split between 2 people; exact split to be determined based on strengths/availability of successful applicants)

Job Description: The Teaching Assistant will be responsible for grading written assignments, clarifying course concepts and assignment requirements with students, and setting up Quizzes or similar tasks in Canvas. A general understanding of business concepts, and/or previous completion of FNH 415 001, is needed.

PLEASE NOTE: FNH 415 001 will be taught online this semester – on-campus attendance is NOT required.

If you are interested, please email with a resume and a brief description of your interest in, and qualifications for, this position.

Application deadline: June 1, 2021