Teaching Assistant Positions
TAships are normally posted in October for the Spring semester, in February for the Summer semester, and in June for the Fall semester. These positions are posted on the Human Resources website, on the Philosophy Department's website, and on the bulletin board in the Philosophy Department in the West Mall Centre. All postings are normally open for two weeks.
Click on the following links for details about the positions available and the Application Form to be submitted:
Fall 2021 TA Positions (posted June 28; deadline to apply July 12, 2021)
Fall 2021 Application Form for Teaching Assistant positions
TA Priority List for the Department of Philosophy
Please see Policies on Equity and Privacy, below.
Resources for Sessionals and Teaching Assistants
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.
Department of Philosophy course descriptions
Human Resources: TSSU Member Benefit Plan
Graduate Student Society: Graduate Student Benefit Plan
Medical Insurance information for Graduate Student TAs (explains how the benefit plans can work with each other)
Graduate Studies: Professional Development Opportunities
Protection of SFU Data on Mobile Devices - What you must do if you plan to store your students' information (includes student numbers, grades) on a mobile device
Please note, if you are not a TA or TSSU member, you will need to cover your MSP payments as this is not included in the Grad Students Health and Dental extended health insurance coverage.