Humanities and Asia-Canada 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.


Sessional positions are posted in October for the Spring semester, in January for the Summer semester and in May for the Fall semester.


TAships and TMships are posted in October for the Spring semester, in January for the Summer semester and in May for the Fall semester.

Useful Links

Application deadline for the follwing FALL 2018 TA/TM Positions:  July 9, 2018 at 4pm

Application deadline for the following FALL 2018 SI Positions:  June 26, 2018 at 4pm

**Please note that application form for Fall 2018 Teaching Assistants is now available on the Humanities website and/or hardcopies are available from the Humanities General Office, AQ 5112.

Fall 2018:  September 1st to December 30th, 2018

Course# Location Closing Date TA/TM/Sessional
HUM 101W Burnaby July 9, 2018 TA x 2
HUM 105 Burnaby July 9, 2018 TA x 1
HUM 102W CODE July 9, 2018 TM x 2
July 9, 2018 TM x 2
HUM 161 CODE July 9, 2018 TM x 1
HUM 130 CODE June 28, 2018 Course Supervisor x 2
HUM 130 SRY June 26, 2018 SI
HUM 130 HC
June 26, 2018


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.