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Teaching Assistant (T.A.)

N 147 - Fall 2014

N150 Teaching Assistant (T.A.), Fall Quarter 2014

Position Effective Dates (14.5 weeks):  BEGIN DATE 9/15/14, END DATE 12/24/2014

Position Description: Assist with the preparation and class facilitation of N150 and N150A, Community Health Nursing.

Responsibilities include:

Working under the direction of the Faculty of Record (FOR)/Co-FOR:

  1. Assist with revision of exams, including the final exam.
  2. Assists with keeping MOODLE up to date, including uploading materials, the input of attendance records and points.
  3. Assist with student orientation to the clinical sites (N150A), including running a simulation of a mass immunization clinic.
  4. Insure that all students have turned in work as needed, on time.
  5. Randomly read journals each week.
  6. Respond to student questions concerning the course.
  7. Lecture in one or two classes in the didactic portion (N150), as negotiated.
  8. Attend each class and facilitate group activities.
  9. Visit community health student placement sites, as needed.

Previous teaching experience preferred. Not necessary, but a plus.

Class time:  Wednesday 1:00 - 4:00

Hours:  20 hours per week or 50% effort for the quarter

Contact: Sheila Proctor, MPH, MS, PHN, RN; Associate Clinical Professor

Office: 415-476-4804 — Cell: 415-307-7719;

N208 Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology

Teaching Assistant (T.A.) - Fall Qtr. 2014
(also Teaching Residency Assistant(s)


•             Strong background in Physiology and Pathophysiology

•             Available to lead review sessions Wed, 12-1 pm

•             Excellent communication/presentation skills


•             Previous teaching experience

•             Previous experience with Moodle as a TA

•             Available to attend class on Wednesdays, 10a-12n

•             Doctoral student may have more time flexibility to meet the requirements of the position

If you are interested, please send me a CV by email.

DorAnne Donesky, PhD, ANP-BC
Associate Adjunct Professor
Dept of Physiological Nursing
University of California
San Francisco, CA 94143-0610

Teaching Assistant (TA)

TERM:  FALL AND WINTER Quarter 2014/2015


BEGIN DATE:  10 September 2014

END DATE: 29 March 2015

Position Description: The Teaching Assistant (TA) will be responsible for assisting the Faculty of Record in the teaching of the contraception in primary care course, which is primarily offered on-line.

Responsibilities include:

  • Updating and maintaining the Moodle 2/Collaborative Learning Environment website;
  • Responding to student questions re: lecture materials and digital interface;
  • Providing consultative support to students and holding office hours for technical and content assistance;
  • Proctoring all quizzes, exams and attending all in-person learning sessions.

Previous teaching experience preferred.

Class time:  ON-LINE, however, attendance is mandatory at 4 in-person learning sessions.

  • FALL:   10/8/2014, 10/29/2014, 11/26/2014, and 12/10/2014.
  • WINTER:  1/14/2015, 2/4/2015, 2/25/2015, and 3/11/2015.

FALL Hours:   10 hours per week or a minimum of 25% effort for the quarter

Compensation:  Fee remission and $22.55/hour or $3,923.33/month

WINTER Hours:  8 to 9 hours per week or a maximum of 24% effort for the quarter

Compensation: $22.55/hour or $3,923.33/month NO FEE REMISSION

To apply, please send email by July 31, 2014, with résumé/CV to:
Monica R. McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN;

Research Assistant (R.A.)

UCSF Interprofessional Education Instructional Improvement Grant

    Details:  ipe-ra.pdf