Philosophy 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 Instructor Positions  

Sessional positions are normally posted in October for the Spring semester, in February for the Summer semester and in June for the Fall semester.  These positions are posted on the Graduate Studies website, on the Philosophy Department's website, and on the bulletin board in the Philosophy Department in the West Mall Centre.  All postings are normally open for two weeks.  Here is the present posting:

FALL 2019 Sessional Instructor Positions

Click on the following links for details about the positions available (posted May 28, 2019; deadline to apply June 11, 2019):

PHIL 100W - Knowledge and Reality (Vancouver campus)

PHIL 110 - Introduction to Logic and Reasoning (Surrey campus)

PHIL 120W - Moral and Legal Problems (Surrey campus)

PHIL 150 - Great Works in the History of Philosophy (Surrey campus)

PHIL 300 - Introduction to Philosophy (Vancouver campus)

PHIL 320 - Social and Political Philosophy (Burnaby campus)

ALL POSITIONS HAVE NOW BEEN FILLED.

 

NEW POSTING  for Fall 2019 (posted July 22, 2019; deadline to apply August 5, 2019)

PHIL 300 - Introduction to Philosophy (Burnaby campus)

NEW POSTING  for Fall 2019 (posted July 30, 2019; deadline to apply August 5, 2019)

PHIL 332/COGS 310 - Consciousness (Burnaby campus)

 

NEW POSTING  for Fall 2019 (posted July 22, 2019; deadline to apply August 5, 2019)

PHIL 300 - Introduction to Philosophy (Burnaby campus)

Teaching Assistant Positions

TAships are normally posted in October for the Spring semester, in February for the Summer semester, and in June for the Fall semester.  These positions are posted on the Graduate Studies website, on the Philosophy Department's website, and on the bulletin board in the Philosophy Department in the West Mall Centre. All postings are normally open for two weeks. 

Click on the following links for details about the positions available and the Application Form to be submitted:

FALL 2019 TA Positions (posted June 26, 2019; deadline to apply July 10, 2019)

Fall 2019 Application Form for Teaching Assistant positions 

TA Priority List

Please see Policies on Equity and Privacy, below.

 

Useful Links

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.

Policies

Equity
The University is committed to the principle of equity in employment. (See Policy GP 19.)

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. 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.