An Academic Casual is a part–time, short-term temporary position in support of the development and delivery of teaching programs in the units to which a person is appointed. These may include but not limited to:
- Grade review;
- Development and review of academic programs;
- Exams and evaluation of placement tests and equivalencies;
- Pedagogical assistance.
An academic casual shall not be someone whose functions are covered under an existing collective agreement. An academic casual position may not be used for non-postsecondary teaching programs and activities (e.g. day camp counselors, music programs for youths, etc.).
Academic Casuals Job Profile Names
|Job Profile Name|
|Academic Journal Editor|
|Accreditation Reviewer (internal)|
|Clinical Trials Contract|
|Competency Based Medical Education (CBME) Lead|
|Conversation Lab Facilitator|
|Course Assistant (non-McGill Student)|
|Course/Program Developer (Curriculum)|
|Demonstrator (Lab) (non-McGill Student)|
|Examiner (Audition Panelist)|
|Examiner (Entrance exams)|
|Guest Lecturer (External to McGill)|
|Guest Lecturer (Internal to McGill)|
|LFME Preceptor (Faculty of Medicine)|
|Reviewer (External to McGill)|
|UGME Small Group Activities|
Email academic.personnel [at] mcgill.ca with "Academic Casual" in the subject line for assistance in determining the appropriate job profile name.