Visiting Scholar Positions

If you wish to visit the Faculty of Education as a visiting scholar, please contact one or two faculty members you wish to collaborate with in the Faculty of Education via email and attach the following documents electronically to them and cc

  •  A letter explaining why you would like to become a visiting scholar at SFU, including the dates and duration of your intended stay
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • A summary of research interests

Once a faculty member has agreed to be your sponsor and your application has been approved, a formal letter of invitation will be issued (you may be required to obtain a visa). A response from a faculty member may take up to six weeks. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Office of the Associate Dean, Academic and Research at 778.782.3001 or

Note: The Faculty of Education has limited capacity to accept visiting faculty, and we are not able to offer extensive support.