Employment

Faculty Positions

Term Lecturer in Theatre: Production & Design

We are seeking an experienced Technical Director or Production Manager in theatre and/or dance, preferably with teaching experience, for a limited term position as Lecturer. The position requires instruction in class as well as supervision and instruction outside of class on teaching productions. The production and design area completes seven productions in spring and two festivals of interdisciplinary work in summer. The successful candidate will have a robust track record of professional practice, familiarity with devised process and interdisciplinary work, and strong collaborative skills. Candidates should have a BA or BFA in theatre design and production, and graduate degree in theatre design or production, or equivalent professional experience.  

The appointment will begin January 1, 2020 and end September 30, 2020 and will carry a three-course load (2 courses in Spring and 1 in the Summer semester). Courses are as follows:

CA 371 (Spring 2019): Provides students with training and an historical and contemporary context for their related practicum roles as production heads and stage management and design personnel. Assignments will be conducted in class and through practicum work on productions.

CA 471 (Spring 2019): Provides students with training and an historical and contemporary context for their related practicum roles as production heads and stage management and design personnel. Assignments will be conducted in class and through practicum work on productions.

CA 489 (Summer 2020): This course permits students to explore the relationships among the arts by undertaking creative projects involving more than one art form. Students will work under the close supervision of one or more faculty and will be required to discuss their work on a regular basis with others involved in the course.

Application deadline is Tuesday, October 29, 2019.

Download the complete job call HERE.

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Performance Creation

Applications for this positions are now under review will and continue until the position is filled.

Tenure Track Position in Experimental Composition

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Tenure Track Position in Visual Art

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C.U.P.E. Local 3338 Positions

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TSSU Positions

SESSIONAL INSTRUCTOR JOB POSTING

Spring 2020 Sessional Instructors Job Posting

Applications Deadline: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019. Appointment duration: Jan. 2 to Apr. 29, 2020.

  • CA 120 – Introduction to Dance Forms: Contemporary & Popular
  • CA 150 – Theatre Performance
  • CA 243 – Gamelan I
  • CA 255 – Voice/Movement II
  • CA 263/363 – Methods & Concepts: Painting-based Practices
  • CA 323/428 – Intermediate Ballet II/Advanced Ballet II
  • CA 343/443 – Gamelan II/III

Download the full job call HERE.

For course descriptions, please visit HERE.
For previous course outlines, please visit HERE.
For pay scales please visit HERE.

To be added to the Sessional Instructor job posting email list please email ca@sfu.ca with your request.

TEACHING ASSISTANT & TUTOR MARKER JOB POSTINGS

The SCA is now accepting applications for ONE ADDITIONAL TA POSITION for Fall 2019 (1197) for CA 237/337 - Selected Topics in Film and Video Studies - Topic: "Issues in Contemporary Documentary"

DEADLINE to apply: Thursday, August 22

Application details here

To be added to the TA/TM job posting email list please email ca@sfu.ca with your request.

Important Links

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.

View Sessional Handbook

View Grade Reference

For pay scales please visit HERE

To be placed on the Sessional Instructor job posting announcement email list, please email ca@sfu.ca.

Hiring Policies

Equity

The University is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Privacy

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.

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.

Resources for TAs/TMs/Sessionals

SCA Instructor Handbook
SCA Grade Reference
Human Resources: TSSU Member Benefit Plan
Graduate Student Society: Graduate Student Benefit Plan
Medical Insurance information for Graduate Student TAs (explains how the benefit plans can work with each other)
Teaching and Learning Centre / TLC workshops
Graduate Studies: Professional Development Opportunities
Protection of SFU Data on Mobile Devices: What you must do if you plan to store your student's information on a mobile device

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