TSSU Teaching Assistant/Tutor Marker Job Application - External

(For graduate students not registered in the Department of Geography, all undergraduate students and applicants from outside of SFU)

Please check the Schedule of Classes to ensure you are available prior to submitting your application.

If you have any questions or would like to complete a hard-copy application, please email

(format: LastName, FirstName, MiddleName - optional)
(example) GEOG215, Fall, 2016, 3.8
(example) UBC, BSc Geography, 2001-2005
(example) UBC, GEOG 535: Geographic Information Science 1, 2015
(format: LastName, FirstName, MiddleName - optional)



You can apply to the courses that meet the following two criteria: Qualification and Schedule.

Qualification: In order to be appointed, you must have sufficient knowledge in the discipline of the course to interpret the course material. Please consult the qualifications listed for each course in the posting.
: To avoid conflicts between your TA work and personal schedule, please check the  Schedule of Classes very carefully PRIOR to submitting your application.

Please indicate for every course on the list if it is

  • a preferred course (you would really like to be a TA for this course in addition to qualifications and schedule being met)
  • a possible course (qualifications and schedule met, but not a preferred course)
  • a course you do not wish to be considered for at all (due to unmet qualifications, conflicting schedules or for other reasons)


Please rank your preferred courses (top 5). You can select the courses from the drop down menu.


Please upload a single PDF of Teaching Evaluations and any additional materials if applicable via SFU Geography online application - PDF submission website.

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Please review your application and click Submit button below to submit your application. You will receive a  confirmation message right after you click the Submit button.

Thank you for your interest. We will contact you if you are offered a position.

Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants.  Offers are subject to enrollment and budgetary approval.  Freedom of information and protection of privacy:  Information received in response to this advertisement is collected under the authority of the University Act (R.S.B.C. 1996, C.468, s.27(4)(a)), and the University's policy on Collection of Personal Information (I 10.05).  The information is directly related to processing applications for offers of employment.  If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information, or require more information about the positions and application process, please contact Anke Baker at 778-782-2558 or