GTA | DES 430: Environment, Urban Form, and Infrastructure

Winter 2024 term 1 Up to 2 open positions 84 hours total, approximately 6 hours per week at $37.53/hour

Overview of duties

Attend course lectures, track participation and attendance. Aid with preparation and delivery of course materials, including blog administration and logistical support. Facilitate small group and large class-wide discussions on course content and readings. Participate in reviewing assignment submissions and provide student support via office hours; assist with fieldtrips.


Current MLA students may apply. Applicants must have an undergraduate degree in environmental design, urban forestry, or related fields.

Applicants must be responsible and highly organized, with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to facilitate effective student learning and encourage critical engagement with course materials. Demonstrate strong design capabilities, particularly in analog and digital drawing. Must be comfortable leading student groups and presenting tutorials.

Motivated, enthusiastic, and supportive individuals are encouraged to apply. Applicants with previous TA experience (minimum 1-2 years) are highly preferred.

Application deadline

How to apply

Submit online application with CV and cover letter.


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.