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We are always looking for qualified political scientists to join our team on a continuing or temporary basis.

Sessional Instructors

Spring 2020 Political Science Regular Sessional Positions

POL 141 Spring 2020 Application Deadline: November 13, 2019

POL 317 Spring 2020 (Repost) Application Deadline: November 27, 2019

POL 351 Spring 2020 Application Deadline: November 27, 2019

POL 426W Spring 2020 Application Deadline: November 27, 2019


Please note that all Sessional Instructor positions are in the Teaching Support Staff Union (TSSU); and are subject to sufficient enrollment, and FINAL budgetary authorization. The Department of Political Science follows Article XIV (E.2) of the TSSU-SFU Collective Agreement, when hiring Sessional Instructors.

Please send applications electronically in a single pdf document to to the attention to Dr. Tsuyoshi Kawasaki, Acting Chair, Department of Political Science, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby BC, V5A 1S6.

Spring 2020 Political Science French-Language Sessional Positions

Application Deadline: Friday, November 8, 2019

*Taught in French. Successful applicants shall have native or near-native proficiency in French.

Please send all applications to David Pajot, Associate Director, OFFA,