Job Posting: Academic Peer Support

Job opportunity Academic Peer Support
Department/Faculty International Relations, Schulich School of Business
Number of positions Two (2) positions available (part-time)
Reports to Tim Tang, Director, International Student Services and Programs
Bursary $2000 for total 120 hours (10-12 hours per week)
Restriction: Graduate student; Canadian Citizen or PR, Ontario resident (bursary requirement)
Time Requirements to be scheduled Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Position Start Date September 2018 (exact day TBD)
Position End Date December 7, 2018

The Academic Peer Supporter(s) will provide academic peer support to students who have English as an additional language.


  • Hold office hours and take appointments in order to provide English language assistance on written academic work (cases/papers/assignments) and verbal English practice
  • Assist students with referencing/citations
  • Provide guidance on paper/case positioning and structure within the context of Canadian business school expectations
  • Provide assistance to the International Relations Unit as required

Must possess demonstrated skill/ability in the following areas:

  • Strong oral and written communication
  • Editing and/or tutoring
  • Experience interacting and working with people from different cultures and English language capabilities
  • Previous TA or English teaching experience an asset
  • Should be a second year full-time MBA/IMBA student
  • Must be a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident, and an Ontario resident (these are government bursary requirements)

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Tim Tang, Director, International Student Services and Programs at by September 17, 2018 at 12:00 PM.

Only those invited to interview will be contacted – we thank all others for your interest in the position.

2018-09-10T11:11:37+00:00 September 7th, 2018|Categories: International|Tags: , |

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