MSE Postings 


Teaching at SFU in Summer 2021 will be conducted primarily through remote methods. There will be in-person course components in a few exceptional cases. TAs will be expected to be available for the duration of their appointment and maybe requested for some in person components throughout the semester. If you have concerns about the safety measures for face-to face instruction, please review the resources available on the website: A University approved, department-specific safety plan will be provided to all those required to work on campus.

For the courses listed below which are approved for face-to-face delivery of laboratory sessions, TAs will be expected to be available in person for the delivery of all of the laboratory sessions assigned.

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.

SFU is an equity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the university. 

TA/TM Employment Opportunities:      

RE-POST.  Summer 2021

CLOSING DATE:  May 3, 2021 (at noon)

COURSE:  MSE 312 (Electrical Component)

LOCATION:  Surrey | Remote

DURATION:  May 10, 2021 – August 27, 2021


MSE Graduate Students:   Apply here  

Non-MSE Graduate Students:   Apply here

Course List

For CURRENT information on course and lab times, course instructors, etc., please go to:

TA/TM Required Resources

TA/TM Minimum Requirements by course - please review requirements before submitting your application.

MSE TA/TM Appointment Priorities

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.


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

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.