GTA | DES 200: Design Thinking

Winter 2024 term 1 Up to 6 open positions 156 hours total, approximately 12 hours per week at $37.53/hour

Overview of duties

Attend lecture once per week and conduct three lab sessions per week with groups of up to 12 students (Lab sessions are design critiques). Mark one exam, design projects, and short assignments. Number of positions will be based on enrolment. Successful candidates must be able to cover assigned lab sessions.


Current enrollment in MArch, MLA, or MASA/MASLA with strong design skills. Strong leadership and organizational skills essential. Ability to explain subject matter clearly and logically. Ability to effectively lead discussion groups that facilitate student learning. Ability to effectively assist student learning by enabling different skill sets, including oral and verbal communications, problem solving, critical thinking, numeracy, teamwork, leadership, planning. Previous teaching experience working independently with undergraduates in highly interactive circumstance is preferred. This is an excellent position for students in their final thesis semester.

Application deadline

How to apply

Complete the online application form and upload a CV and cover letter.


Course schedule
Fri 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Please note that course schedule may change. Please refer to the course schedule for the most up-to-date information.

Please note, total hours divided equally across 16 week term. 4% vacation will be added to total hours.