Employment Opportunities

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Sessional Instructors

FALL 2017 (1177) SESSIONAL INSTRUCTOR POSITIONS

The Chemistry Department expects to make the following TSSU appointments for the Fall 2017 (1177) term.

Applications are being accepted from now until 4:30pm on Tuesday, August 8. Applicants are expected to be available for the whole term of the contract—September 1st to December 22nd  2017. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only successful applicants will be contacted.

This posting is subject to change and is conditional on final enrollments.

Course

Course Name

Campus

Component

CHEM 121

General Chemistry and Laboratory I

Surrey

Lab

CHEM 126

General Chemistry Laboratory II

Burnaby

Lab

Qualifications: A graduate degree or equivalent qualification in Chemistry or a related discipline together with evidence of laboratory teaching experience commensurate with the responsibility of teaching the assigned credit course and of carrying out the duties related to the effective conduct of that course.

Recommended Qualifications:  For CHEM 126 it is recommended that the applicant be familiar with the Vernier Logger Pro data-collection and analysis software and Excel spreadsheet applications.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority. Simon Fraser University is committed to an equity employment program that includes special measures to achieve diversity among its faculty and staff. We therefore particularly encourage applications from qualified women, aboriginal Canadians, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

How to apply:

Applications are to be submitted using the on-line application form  https://advance.science.sfu.ca/chemistry/application/

**Under the authority of the University Act, personal information that is required by the University for academic appointments will be collected. For further details see the Collection Notice.

Resources for TAs/TMs/Sessionals

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Policies

Equity
The University is committed to the principle of equity in employment. (See Policy GP 19.)

Privacy
The information submitted with your application is collected under the authority of the University Act (R.S.B.C. 1996, c.468, s. 27(4)(a)), applicable federal and provincial employment regulations and requirements, the University's non-academic employment policies and applicable collective agreements.

The information is related directly to and needed by the University to initiate the employment application process. The information will be used to contact references supplied by you, evaluate your qualifications and complete the employment process by making a hiring decision. Applicant information may also be disclosed to the Teaching Support Staff Union in accordance with Article XIII F.3.1.b of the Collective Agreement.

If you have any questions about the collection, use and disclosure of this information please contact the Associate VP, Human Resources, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6. Telephone 778-782-3237.