Application Form - Sessionals

Position Applying for


Applicant Information

(format: LastName, FirstName, MiddleName - optional)
Preferred pronouns
(format: Street address, City, Province/State, Country, Postal Code)


Academic Degree Information and Employment


Reference Information

If you have not taught in the Department of Geography within the last two years, we ask that you provide three reference letters. Please instruct your references to submit their letters as PDF documents to and to use the following file name protocol:

LastNameOfApplicant_FirstnameOfApplicant_LastNameOfReference.PDF (example: Lee_James_Roberts.PDF).  

(format: Last Name, First Name, Email Address)
(format: Last Name, First Name, Email Address)
(format: Last Name, First Name, Email Address)


File Upload

Please upload ONE PDF of cover letter, CV and statement of teaching philosophy via the Applicant File Upload website. After uploading the file, please return to this website to complete the rest of the process.

Specify the file name in the text box below including file extension (PDF file name format: LastName_FirstName.PDF) you have uploaded via Applicant File Upload website. If you did not upload any file, type "NA".

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Please review your application and click Submit button below to submit your application. You will receive a confirmation email right after you click the Submit button. If you do not receive the confirmation email, please submit the form again.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Simon Fraser University, located in the greater Vancouver area, is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. All appointments are subject to budgetary authorization. Under the authority of the University Act personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details see