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 following Fall 2017 TA Positions:  Monday, July 10, 2017 at 4pm

**Please note that application form for FALL 2017 Teaching Assistants is now available on the Humanities website and/or hardcopies are available from the Humanities General Office, AQ 5112.

Fall 2017:  September 1st to December 22nd, 2017

Course# Location Closing Date TA/TM/Sessional
HUM 321W Burnaby 2 November 2017 Sessional
ASC 101
Surrey 2 November 2017 Sessional
HUM 130 Distance Ed. 10 July 2017 1 X TM 
ASC 101 Distance Ed. 10 July 2017 1 X Marker
ASC 102 Distance Ed. 10 July 2017  1 X Marker

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.