Department Of Mathematics - SC K10512

These postings are updated by SFU's departments. Applicants should make sure that they can meet the departments' requirements and application deadlines. Please apply directly to the department where the job posting is located. Please check your department's job posting website as well.

For Open 1184 Sessional Appts, Please Scroll Down The Page.

1184 TA/TM Application Period

Summer 2018 (1184) - TA/TM Job  Postings

TA/TM Application Period:
~ Monday Feb 26th - Mon March 12th~

Term Appointment Dates:  May 3rd - Aug 20th, 2018

Payroll Dates:  April 23rd - Aug 17th , 2018

  To apply for a TA/TM Position in the Mathematics Department, please complete the on-line Mathematics TA/TM application form.

Application Period is NOW CLOSED
You will be notified ONLY if you are being offered a position. 
Thank you for your applications!

- Math TA/TM Application Form -
(log-in required)

You will be notified ONLY if you are being offered a position.
Department Contact: Dale Yamaura - Manager, Academic & Admin Services

Burnaby 8.Jul.13 TA        
MACM 409 Burnaby 8.Jul.13 TA
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

Qualifications for TA/TM Positions in the Department Of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics includes a wide range of specializations. In order to be appointed, a person must have demonstrated knowledge and expertise specific to the discipline of the course to interpret the course material; ability to explain course concepts; demonstrated competence in English oral and written communication skills.

TAs and TMs must be available to invigilate exams and TMs must be able to collect exams and course work for marking from, and return (once marked) to, the SFU Burnaby campus. 

Calculus Support Session TA - Must have demonstrated knowledge of precalculus and calculus concepts and material, at a level commensurate with advanced training in mathematical sciences.  Other qualifications include: an aptitude to convey these concepts to students with weak mathematical background,  an ability to encourage questions, and outstanding communication and presentation skills.

Please refer to the following resources:
    SFU Mathematics Workshops http://www.sfu.ca/math/workshops.html.
    Demonstrated knowledge is required for all courses serviced by each workshop.
    http://www.sfu.ca/math/workshops/workshop-open-lab-general-info.html

SFU Calendar - http://www.sfu.ca/students/calendar

Course Outlines - http://www.sfu.ca/outlines.html

Please note that priority will be given to Department of Mathematics’ qualified graduate (Master’s and PhD) students.

Teaching Assistant /Tutor-Marker Hiring Priorities (July 7, 2016)

Priority for appointment/reappointment as a Teaching Assistant is in accordance with Article XIII of the Collective Agreement with the Teaching Support Staff Union (TSSU).

Priority for appointment/reappointment as a Tutor-Marker is in accordance with Article XV of the Collective Agreement with the Teaching Support Staff Union (TSSU).

In hiring Teaching Assistants, the Mathematics Department gives priority to applicants in the following order:
1.  Qualified graduate students registered in the Mathematics Department.
2.  Qualified graduate students registered in other departments.
3.  Qualified Undergraduate Teaching Assistants (UTA) or qualified External Teaching Assistants (ETA).

In allocating Teaching Assistant/Tutor-Maker positions, the department will also take into account the following:
  -  instructor requests;
  -  applicant’s preferences;
  -  amount of financial support offered on admission to the graduate program;
  -  suitability for particular courses (e.g. discipline of prior degree(s), publications, experience);
  -  employment evaluations;
  -  number of base units already received to ensure sufficient teaching related experience in her/his field of study can be acquired.

If an assignment within a priority group requires a selection between applicants, the graduate student without financial support from merit based scholarships or merit based fellowships during the semester of appointment with a value equal to at least a 5.17 appointment, will have priority for the appointment.

Simon Fraser University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to those who are eligible at the time of the application for employment in Canada.

Current TA/TM Positions

*Please note - changes may occur to this list before the Application Period Opens.

Course # TA/TM Campus Closing Date Instructor
Algebra Wksp - AW
TA Burnaby 03-12-18 TBA
Applied Calculus Wksp - ACW
TA Burnaby 03-12-18 TBA
Calculus Wksp - CW
TA Burnaby 03-12-18 TBA
Q Wksp - QW
TA Burnaby 03-12-18 Sophie Burrill
Calculus Support Session - CSS BBY TA Burnaby 03-12-18 TBA
         
MACM 316 TA Burnaby 03-12-18 Steve Ruuth
Math 150C TM Burnaby 03-12-18 V Jungic/J Mulholland
Math 190C TM Burnaby 03-12-18 TBA
Math 254 TA Burnaby 03-12-18 Veselin Jungic
Math 310 TA Burnaby 03-12-18 Justin Gray
Math 342 TA Burnaby 03-12-18 Imin Chen
Math 419 TM Burnaby 03-12-18 Paul Tupper
Math 496 TM Burnaby 03-12-18 Ben Adcock
         
Applied Calc & Algebra Wksp - ACAW
TA Surrey
03-12-18 TBA
Introductory Math Wksp - IMW
TA Surrey 03-12-18 TBA
         

1184 SI Application Period is NOW CLOSED!

Summer 2018  (1184) - SESSIONAL Job  Postings


***SI Application Period is NOW CLOSED***

Term Appointment Dates: 03 May - 20 Aug, 2018
Payroll Dates: 23 Apr - 17 Aug, 2018

**STATUS UPDATE - 19 March, 2018 - Application Period is CLOSED.

 

To apply for a Sessional Position in the Mathematics Department, please complete the on-line Mathematics SI application form (see links below) by the application deadline date.

You will be notified ONLY if you are being offered a position.  
Thank you for your application!

- Math SI Application Form -

You will be notified ONLY if you are being offered a position.
Department Contact: JoAnne Hennessey, Chair's Assistant - mcs@sfu.ca

Qualifications for SI Positions in the Department Of Mathematics

Candidates must have a graduate degree in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics and demonstrated teaching experience related to the course they are applying for.

 

Further Information and Resources

Sessional Instructors at Simon Fraser University are members of the TSSU Bargaining Unit.

Please refer to the following resources:

Current SI Positions:

Course #   Location Closing Date TA/TM/Sessional
(BUs if available)
Algebra Workshop Coordinator
Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
Applied Calculus Workshop Coordinator
Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
Calculus Workshop Coordinator Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
Calculus Support Session Coordinator
Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
Computational Math Coordinator
Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
FAN X99 D200*
Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
MATH 150 D100 Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
MATH 155 D100 Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
MATH 190 C100 Burnaby 03.16.18 Sessional
       
Applied Calculus & Algebra Workshop + Introductory Math Workshop Coordinator (coordinates MATH 232 & MATH 130)
Surrey 03.16.18 Sessional
       
*Reserve Sessional Instructor: As per the Collective Agreement, these postings are open to the public but Graduate students and Post Doctoral Felllows will have priority of appointment in the event they are qualified.

Resources for TAs/TMs/Sessionals

The following links will help you get your medical coverage and other benefits, as well as help you learn how to become a better teacher.

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.

 

 

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