Geography 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.

Geography Postings

TEACHING ASSISTANT & TUTOR-MARKER POSITIONS

SPRING TERM 2021 - Repost Geography 313

All positions have a closing date of January 11th, 2021. Please apply at the Department of Geography website.

Spring 2021 courses will be delivered via remote instruction. All TAs need to be comfortable working and supporting undergraduate students in an online environment such as Canvas; some courses may require additional qualifications as per the postings below. Please note that training will be available through SFU’s Centre for Educational Excellence and is recommended (overview, TA/TM Day, Remote Teaching Resources for TAs).

* GEOG-TA-TM-Posting- Geog 313 Repost2.pdf
GEOG-TA and TM Positions - Repost Geography 313

For questions and inquiries, please email the Graduate Assistant geoggrad@sfu.ca or contact the Manager, Academic and Administrative Services at 778-782-2558 or geogmgr@sfu.ca.

SESSIONAL INSTRUCTOR POSITIONS

SPRING TERM 2021

All positions have a closing date of 9 am, Monday, October 13th, 2020.  Please apply at the Department of Geography website.  

Spring 2021 courses will be predominantly delivered via remote instruction; exceptions will have to be discussed with the department and need to follow SFU’s approval process. All instructors need to be comfortable teaching and supporting undergraduate students in an online environment such as Canvas. Please note that training will be available through SFU’s Centre for Educational Excellence and is recommended (overview, Remote Teaching Resources for Instructors). Please note that outlines and basic remote design decisions (asynchronous vs synchronous for lectures and tutorials/labs) will need to be in place by the end of October 2020 to allow undergraduate students to make an informed decision upon enrollment.

* Sessional-Instructor-Posting 1211- Final.pdf
GEOG-Sessional-Instructor Positions - Spring 2021

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.