Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology 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.

Sessional Postings

Summer 2021 Sessional Posting

Course Descriptions:

http://www.sfu.ca/outlines.html

Qualifications: A related graduate degree or equivalent qualification in Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology or a related discipline together with evidence of teaching ability commensurate with the responsibility of teaching the assigned credit course and of carrying out the duties related to the effective conduct of that course. 

Additional Qualifications:

For BPK 304W, applicants must have the following:

  • Demonstrated excellence in designing and conducting research studies using methods common to biomedical physiology and kinesiology laboratories
  • Demonstrated excellence analyzing research data, including descriptive as well as parametric and non-parametric inferential statistics (t tests, ANOVA, ANCOVA, correlation, chi-square, linear and logistic regression)
  • Demonstrated excellence with data acquisition and processing methods common to biomedical physiology and kinesiology laboratories, including analog-to-digital data conversion and signal processing
  • Extensive knowledge of scientific writing and evidence of scholarly scientific contributions
  • Expertise with data analysis software, such as SPSS and Excel
  • Knowledge of undergraduate research opportunities in the Department

For BPK 409, applicants must have the following:

·      Demonstrated excellence with wearable technology hardware and software to acquire, filter, process and store data.

·      Demonstrated ability to code with Python and be able to provide basic coding instruction to students.

·      Demonstrated ability to review human physiological monitoring principles through online lectures.

·      Knowledge and understanding of how to collect and analyze physical movements from an accelerometer.

·      Demonstrated ability to measure electrical activity from the heart using a 1 lead ECG.

·      Demonstrated ability to obtain an electromyogram using wearable technology. 

Equity: Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

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. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information please contact the Executive Director, Human Resources, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby BC V5A 1S6. Telephone 778-782-3227.

Sessional instructor application form:

https://advance.science.sfu.ca/bpk/application/

Application Deadline: 4PM on March 26th, 2021

 

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TA/TM Postings

 

Teaching Assistantship Application

Teaching Assistant/Tutor Marker Positions

Fall 2021 (1217) Semester

*** UPDATE: APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR BPK  301 and BPK 304.

DEADLINE: MONDAY, AUGUST 16, 9:00 AM ***

*** UPDATE: Applications open for a TA position for BPK 409.

Deadline: Monday, August 9, 9:00 am ***

*** UPDATE: Applications open for a TA position for BPK 180W.

Deadline: Friday, August 6, 4:00 pm  ***

***UPDATE: Applications open for BPK 201, 301, 326, 375, 426 and 447.

Deadline: Friday, July 30th, 4:00 pm  ***

➜ Online Application Form for Teaching Assistantships

 

Application Deadline: Monday, July 12th, 2021, at 5:00 pm.

Term Appointment Dates: September 7, 2021 to December 24, 2021

Contact Van Truong, bpk_manager@sfu.ca, if you have any questions.

CLICK to see additional requirements for specific courses

Please find complete qualifications for TA/TM positions in BPK here.

Please find the TA/TM appointment priorities in BPK here.

Please find the BPK Courses in Calendar here.

ASSIGNMENT OF WAGE FORM

GENERAL PRIVACY AND CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT

Equity: Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

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. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information please contact the Executive Director, Human Resources, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby BC V5A 1S6. Telephone 778-782-3237.

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.