Job Postings

Assistant Professor in Sociology, Full-time Tenure-track (Practices/Mentalities of Canadian and Indigenous Governance)

Posted October 11, 2019

Simon Fraser University, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Department of Sociology and Anthropology––invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in Sociology at the rank of Assistant Professor, to commence July 1, 2020. 

The department is seeking an emergent scholar with expertise in the area of Practices/Mentalities of Canadian and Indigenous Governance. We are particularly interested in scholars researching Canadian social policy making/policy issues and their relationship with Indigeneity and inequality.    

Please see details of the posting and application instructions here.

Assistant Professor in Labour Studies, in affiliation with the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.

Posted July 26, 2019

The Labour Studies Program, in affiliation with the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, invites applications for a continuing full-time tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence July 1, 2020.

Please see details of the posting and application instructions here.

Sessional Instructors

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

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

If you wish to be notified of upcoming faculty and temporary teaching positions in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, please send an email to sachrsec@sfu.ca and in the subject line indicate "subscribe to SA postings."

Teaching Assistants & Tutor Markers

The Department of Socioloy and Anthropology's Fall 2019 TA/TM positions are now filled.   Spring positions will be posted by the end of October.

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

Visiting Scholar 

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology has limited capacity to accept visiting scholars. Visiting scholar appointments are a non-stipend position.  

If you wish to be considered for visiting scholar status, please contact the Chair’s Secretary for more information: sachrsec@sfu.ca