School for the Contemporary Arts TSSU Job 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.


All positions have now been filled.  Please check back in October for Spring 2020 postings.

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The School for the Contemporary Arts is now accepting applications for ONE ADDITIONAL Fall 2019 Teaching Assistant  position in CA 237/337. (Fall 2019 TSSU contract duration: September 3 to December 20, 2019)

CA 237/337 - Selected Topics in Film and Video Studies - Topic: Issues in Contemporary Documentary

Application DEADLINE: Thursday, August 22, 2019

For more details and to apply please click here.

The qualifications necessary to conduct the work and upon which the posting will be awarded are as per the TSSU Collective Agreement and a background and experience in the course area. (Check the course calendar for further information for each course:

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The University is committed to the principle of equity in employment.


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.

If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information please contact the Executive Director, Human Resources, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6. Telephone 778-782-3237.



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.