Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Postings

These postings are updated by SFU's departments. Applicants should make sure that they can meet the departments' requirements and application deadlines. Please apply directly to the department where the job posting is located. Please check your department's job posting website as well.

The Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies requires the following Sessional Instructors (TSSU) to teach:

GSWS 210-3 Gender Today

GSWS 306-4 Gender, Sexuality, and Autobiographical Media

Duration:  September 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019

Application Deadline:
  Wednesday, June 26, 2019


The Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies requires the following Teaching Assistant, Tutor Marker and Course Supervisor Positions:

Fall 2019 TA/TM/CS postings for:

Number                    Location             Positions                                      Approximate Base Units*

GSWS 100                Burnaby              four teaching assistants           4.17

GSWS 101                Burnaby              three teaching assistants         4.17

GSWS 102                Distance Ed        one tutor marker                       5.17

GSWS 102                Distance Ed        one course supervisor

GSWS 312                Distance Ed        one tutor marker                       4.17

GSWS 312                Distance Ed        one course supervisor             

*Base Units for TM positions based on number of students enrolled as outlined in the TSSU Collective Agreement. Positions may be dependent on enrollment and funding.

Application Form - click here

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.


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.