Job Opportunities

Navigate through the tabs below to view current employment opportunities offered by the Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry.

Sessional Positions

The department is currently seeking sessional instructors for the following positions for the Fall 2019 semester. 

Closing date June 14:
MBB201 – Biochemistry of the Cell
MBB243 – Data Analysis for Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
MBB331 – Molecular Biology
MBB421 – Nucleic Acids

Closing date June 25:
MBB460 – Cancer Genomics

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


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

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.

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.