Resource and Environmental Management 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.

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Application deadline for all postings unless noted otherwise: December 2nd, 2019

Please submit completed application forms to the REM office or via email to reminfo@sfu.ca.

The appointment dates (duration) for the Spring semester for all postings are: January 2 to April 29, 2020 unless otherwise noted.

REM 100 Global Change – 2 TA positions pending enrollment (min 3.17 BU)
Location:
Burnaby Campus
Instructor:
Scott Harrison
Time:
January 2 to April 29, 2020
Qualifications: Strong background in sustainable resource management theory: global problems, international economy, energy, industry, urban challenge, institutional and legal issues.

REM 319 Environmental Law – 1TA position (pending enrollment, marking support only) (min 2.67 BU)
Location:
Burnaby Campus
Instructor:
TBD
Qualifications:
Knowledge of environmental law in British Columbia; a strong background in sustainable resource management theory, including public policy/planning, conflict resolution, urban challenge, institutional and legal issues demonstrated by equivalent combination of experience and academic work sufficient to interpret the course material.

REM 471 Forest Ecosystem management – 1 TA position (pending enrolment, marking support only) (min 2.67 BU)
Location:
Burnaby Campus
Instructor:
TBA
Qualifications:
A background in forest ecology, conservation, and management, either through academic work or experience.

REM 495 Capstone – 1 TA position (pending enrolment, marking support only) (min 2.67 BU)
Location:
Burnaby Campus
Instructor:
Anne Salomon
Qualifications:
Knowledge / background in resource management (including ecology, ecological economics, public policy/planning); experience with project and group work an asset; knowledge of REM classes an asset.

SD 281 Sustainable Communities, Sustainable World – 1 TA position (pending enrollment) (min 3.17 BU)
Location:
Burnaby
Instructor:
TBD
Qualifications:
knowledge of the following topics: challenges and opportunities for developing sustainable communities and a sustainable world, through the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs); an understanding of strengths and weaknesses of conventional approaches to development and of sustainable development; emphasis on urban areas in the Global North and Global South; experience in leading tutorials and grading undergraduate courses; Background in Sustainable Development, Community Planning, and/or International Development preferred

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

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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.