TA Positions

“A Teaching Assistant is a an employee registered in a graduate degree program at McGill University in the term to which he/she is applying for a position.  The TA is appointed to assist a Course Supervisor with the instruction and evaluation of students in a course. A teaching assistant works under the guidance and supervision of the Course Supervisor who is responsible for setting the course objectives, content and method of instruction as well as final grades and grading practices of the course.”

Further information about teaching assistant positions at McGill University can be found on the AGSEM website. Positions are posted for 30 days.

MSE TA application process now closed.  Thank you for your interest.

Successful candidates will be contacted by email by the May 31st.


TA positions for Fall 2019:
(Application deadline May 3, 2019)

The Global Environment - PDF icon envr200_01_201909.pdfoffered at the Downtown Campus

The Global Environment - PDF icon envr200_51_201909.pdf offered at the Macdonald Campus

Society, Environment and Sustainability - PDF icon envr201_01_201909.pdf offered at the Downtown Campus

Society, Environment and Sustainability - PDF icon envr201_51_201909.pdf offered at the Macdonald Campus

Knowledge, Ethics and Environment - PDF icon envr203_51_201909.pdfoffered at the Macdonald Campus

Environmental Research Design - PDF icon envr301_01_201909.pdf offered at the Downtown Campus

Environmental Thought - PDF icon envr400_51_201909.pdf offered at the Macdonald Campus


For more information:


Danielle Lefebvre, Administrative & Student Affairs Coordinator
McGill School of Environment, Rowles House
21,111 Ch. Lakeshore, Ste-Anne de Bellevue, Quebec  H9X 3V9
Email: danielle.lefebvre [at] mcgill.ca
Telephone:  514-398-7559


Important Note: International Students

International students must have a valid Canadian Social Insurance Number to apply for a position as teaching assistant (or other employment on campus). To apply for a Social Insurance Number, you will need to present your Visa/Study Permit and a McGill Employment Contract (printed on McGill letterhead) at your local Service Canada Centre. Please see Judy Dear in Leacock 442 to obtain the necessary Employment Contract.

The Centre nearest McGill’s downtown campus is:

Montréal (Downtown) Service Canada Centre
Guy-Favreau Complex, Suite 034
200 René-Lévesque Blvd West
Montreal, Quebec
Tel: 514-522-4444