Spring 2017 Sessional Instructors Job Posting

Applications are now CLOSED.  Offers are expected to be made between Nov. 1 to 11, 2016.

(The application period was October 11–26, 2016. To be placed on the Sessional Instructor job posting announcement email list, please email

Summer 2017 TA and TM Job Posting

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Applications Open: Monday, February 27, 2017 at 12:00 pm (noon)
Applications Close: Monday, March 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm (noon) – DEADLINE TO APPLY

Appointment duration: Summer Semester: May 1 to August 22, 2017 / Intersession: May 8 to June 30, 2017

Read the Teaching Assistant/Tutor Marker Appointment Priorities here.

Each year the school relies on Sessional Instructors in virtually every area of the School to enrich our curriculum and expand the experiences of our students. For those of you who are teaching here for the first time, a useful handbook is available online.




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If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information please contact the Executive Director, Human Resources, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6. Telephone 778.782.3237.

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Elspeth Pratt

Elspeth Pratt

Associate Professor and Director

The sculptural practice of Elspeth Pratt interrogates the relation between how everyday space is constructed and how that same space is defined through architecture and lived… More