Sociology-Anthropology 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.

TA/TM Appointments

June 29, 2020

Fall 2020 TA/TM Positions are now posted on the Sociology & Anthropology website with an application deadline of July 13, 2020.

For detailed posting information and application instructions regarding the positions listed below, please go to the department's website HERE.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Instruction will be conducted through remote methods. This may entail different modes of instruction, interaction with students, and marking practices than is normally the case. Work will be assigned accordance to the Time Use Guidelines, and TAs are expected to track and report their hours in the normal manner.

Teaching Assistant/Marker Positions

Course

Title

Instructor

Campus

# of TAs and Groups

Base Units

SA 150

Introduction to Sociology (C900 Instructor-Led Distance Education course)

S. Crage

Distance Education

7 TAs

6.17 each

SA 200W

Power, Conflict & Change in Canadian Society (C900 Instructor-Led Distance Education course)

A, Watson

Distance Education

2 TAs

 

5.17 each

 

SA 201W

Anthropology and the Contemporary Life

N. Ferenczi

Remote

1 TA (Marking Only)

3.81

SA 255

Introduction to Social Research

N. Scott

Remote

1 TA; 2 grps x 2hr tutorials

4.17

SA 257

Understanding Quantitative Research in S&A

S. Crage

Remote

1 TA; 2 grps x 2hr tutorials

4.17

SA 302W

Global Problems & the Culture of Capitalism

A, Watson

Remote

2 TAs (Marking Only)

3.81 each

SA 356W

Ethnography & Qualitative Methods

N. Ferenczi

Remote

1 TA (Marking Only)

3.81

Tutor Marker Positions for Distance Education (C100) courses

Course

Title

Supervisor

SA 101

Introduction to Anthropology (3 positions)

N. Ferenczi

SA 250

Introduction to Sociological Theory

A, Avdan

SA 358

The Philosophy of the Social Sciences

D. Dergousoff

SA 363

Processes of Development & Underdevelopment

D. Dergousoff

Please find the TA/TM Appointment Priority System for the Department of Sociology and Anthropology HERE.


 


 

Sessional Instructor Positions

For more information regarding sessional positions and the application process, please go to the department's webpage: sessional teaching positions.

Application Deadline: 

Campus: BBY=Burnaby; HC=Vancouver, Harbour Centre; SUR=Surrey

Course Number
& Section

Course Title Desig. Campus Closing Date
         
         
         

Course Supervision for the Centre for Online and Distance Education is now provided by the Centre for Educational Excellence (CEE).

APPLICATION DEADLINE:   

For more information regarding the application process, please go to the department's webpage: here

Course Number
& Section

Course Title
Desig. Closing Date
       

 

Department of Sociology & Anthropology
TA/TM Appointment Priority System

Teaching Assistant Appointments (including tutor marker, marker and lab assistant positions) will follow the procedures laid out in the TSSU/University Collective Agreement and are subject to availability.  

In addition, the Department considers the following: 

1)      TA/TM position as part of admission agreement

2)      base unit accumulation

3)      TA/TM preference as indicated on the application form

If an assignment with a priority group requires a selection between applicants, the graduate student without financial support from merit based scholarships or merit based fellowships during the semester of appointment will have priority for the appointment.

SFU is committed to the principle of equity in employment

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.