2013-2014

Teaching Assistantships


Notes for TA Assignments - 2013/2014:

A full position consists of 72 hours of work (~6 hours per week) while a half position consists of 36 hours (3 hours per week). Students may not hold TA positions that exceed 10 hours per week as per the PSAC Local 901 Collective Bargaining Agreement (click here for a copy of the CBA).


The number of TA positions and/or the number of hours for a TA position is subject to change based on course enrollment and the needs of the undergraduate program.

Fall Term 2013/2014
Course Title Instructor(s) Teaching Assistants
APSC100 Practical Engineering Modules

Lynann Clapham

David Poirier

Vitaliy Kapishon

Ryan Zhao
Praphulla (0.5 TAship)
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APSC131 Chemistry and Materials

William Newstead

Natalie Cann

5 undergrad TA positions

CHEE209 Analysis of Process Data Tom Harris

Jessica Cui
Jackson Dakin
Muhammad Umar Afzal

CHEE221 Chemical Processes and Systems Andrew Daugulis

Stuart Young
August Guo
Jan Schier

CHEE229 Cell Based Engineering Principles

Juliana Ramsay

Lauren Flynn

Valerio Russo
Brian Turco

CHEE310 Fundamentals of Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship James McLellan

Manoj Nerkar
Kyle McLean
Rakesh Saini

CHEE311 Phase and Reaction Equilibrium Aris Docoslis

Emily Cowperthwaite
Brian Molloy
Monika Kleczek

CHEE315 Laboratory Projects II David Poirier

Xin Su
Osayuki Osazuwa
Aaron Zhu
Sara Mohajeri

CHEE321 Chemical Reaction Engineering Michael Cunningham

Ali Parsa
Haixia Jin
Calista Preusser

CHEE330 Heat and Mass Transfer

Frank Zeman

Graeme Clancy
Ali Naseri
Hamid Falahati

CHEE340 Biomedical Engineering

Brian Amsden

Julian Chesterman
Moira Vyner

CHEE342 Environmental Biotechnology Juliana Ramsay Eric Peterson
CHEE380 Biochemical Engineering Andrew Daugulis

Jesse Harris
Bowen Yang
Niaz Chowdhury

CHEE418 Strategies for Process Investigations Xiang Li

Zahra Eghtesadi
Hadis Karimi
Emmanuel Ogbe

CHEE420 Laboratory Projects III David Poirier No TAs Required
CHEE460 Applied Surface and Colloid Science Aris Docoslis David Liao
CHEE470 Design of Manufacturing Processes Dave Mody Rio Festarini
Stuart Bacon
Lakshay Garg
Key Shim
Nick Jewitt
Winter Term 2013/2014
Course Title Instructor(s) Teaching Assistants
APSC100 Practical Engineering Modules

Lynann Clapham

David Poirier

Vitaliy Kapishon
Praphulla

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APSC200/293 Engineering Design & Practice/Engineering Communications

Scott Parent

Brian Molloy

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Note that students must apply directly to the Applied Science Office for these 2 positions.

CHEE210 Thermodynamic Properties of Fluids Brian Amsden

Fatemeh Karimi
Jessica Cui
David Liao

CHEE218 Laboratory Projects I David Poirier

Sean George
Weiwei Yang
Antonio Cillero Rodrigo
Dimitra Louka
Judith Ebegbulem
Kurt Wood

CHEE222 Process Dynamics and Numerical Methods Xiang Li

Emmanuel Ogbe
Ali Parsa
Zahra Eghtesadi

CHEE223 Fluid Mechanics Carlos Escobedo

Oxana Zaskoka
Samuel Peter
Ryan Zhao

CHEE315 Laboratory Projects II David Poirier

Jan Schier
Osayuki Osazuwa
Shadi Taghavi
Sara Mohajeri

CHEE319 Process Dynamics and Control Martin Guay

Ehsan Moshksar
Ryan Bennett
Dan Li

CHEE323 Industrial Catalysis Scott Parent No TAs Required
CHEE331 Design and Scale-Up of Unit Operations (CHE1 Only) TBA Claire Yu
CHEE332 Design and Scale-Up of Unit Operations (CHE2 Only) Ron Neufeld Chris Twigg
CHEE333 Design and Scale-Up of Unit Operations (CHE3 Only) Mike Cunningham Calista Preusser
CHEE360 Technical Communications Katherine Prescott No TAs Required
CHEE370 Waste Treatment Processes Lauren Sansford

Ali Darabi
Stephanie Allison
Stuart Young

CHEE412 Transport Phenomena in Chemical Eng. Jeff Giacomin

Mingmin Zhang
Yasmine Hajar
Peter Gilbert (0.5 TAship)

CHEE434 Process Control II Martin Guay No TAs Required
CHEE450 Engineering Biology Ron Neufeld

Stuart Bacon
Andrew Carroll

CHEE461 Electrochemical Engineering Hamid Falahati

Rio Festarini (0.5 TAship)

CHEE481 Air Quality Management Tony Mendes

Otlaatla Monyatsi

CHEE484 Bioremediation Juliana Ramsay Christine Gan (0.5 TAship)
CHEE490 Polymer Formulations and Processing Technology Marianna Kontopoulou

Kevin Payne

CHEM245 Organic Chemistry Scott Parent No TAs Required
CHEM346 Quantum Mechanics & Molecular Simulation

Nick Mosey

Hans-Peter Loock

No TAs Required
FallWinter Term 2013/2014
Course Title Instructor(s) Teaching Assistants
APSC400 Technology, Engineering & Management (TEAM) Dave Mody No TAs Required
CHEE405 Biochemical/Biomedical Research Project David Poirier No TAs Required
CHEE406 Bioenvironmental Research Project David Poirier No TAs Required
CHEE421 Research Project David Poirier No TAs Required