Sessional Instructors

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Simon Fraser University posts Sessional Instructor positions (Teaching Support Staff Union):

  • June, for fall semester (September-December)
  • October, for spring semester (January-April)
  • February, for summer semester (May-August)

SFU Academic Dates  

Salary: TSSU Wage Schedule for Sessional Instructors

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Summer 2024 Sociology and Anthropology Sessional Positions are now available for application. 

For details, please click here.

Application Deadline: March 11, 2024 by 4 pm

Teaching Assistants 

Posted: February 26, 2024

Summer 2024 TA postings are now available. Please find details on the positions and instructions to apply HERE.

Application Deadline: Monday March 11, 2024


Please click here for information on the TA/TM Appointment Priority System.


Visiting Faculty

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology has limited capacity to accept Visiting Faculty scholars in non-stipend positions.  

For a definition of Visiting Faculty status, visit the link here.  If you wish to be pursue this status, contact the chair’s secretary for more information

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