Sessional Instructors

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Simon Fraser University posts Sessional Instructor positions (Teaching Support Staff Union):

  • June, for fall semester (September-December)
  • October, for spring semester (January-April)
  • February, for summer semester (May-August)

SFU Academic Dates  

Salary: refer to the TSSU Collective Agreement (pgs 63 and 66)

For notification of teaching opportunities, submit contact information in the form below. 

Teaching Assistants /
Tutor Markers

Applications for Spring 2022 TA Positions are currently under review. New TA/TM positions will be posted here should they become available.


Please click here for information on the TA/TM Appointment Priority System.

Visiting Faculty

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology has limited capacity to accept visiting faculty scholars in non-stipend positions.  

If you wish to be considered for visiting scholar status, review information on visiting scholars in the link Visiting Faculty and contact the chair’s secretary

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