Job Postings

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

Posted October 15, 2019 / Application Deadline December 15, 2019

Posted October 15, 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.

Review of complete applications will begin November 15, 2019. Applications will be accepted until December 15, 2019.

Assistant Professor in Sociology and Labour Studies, Full-time Tenure-track (Canadian/global labour migration issues, with a particular focus on Africa and/or African diasporas.

Posted Oct 16, 2019 / Application Deadline December 15, 2019

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

The position is administratively housed in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology with a workload split evenly between the Department and the Labour Studies Program. 

We will give preference to candidates with a PhD in Sociology and active research and teaching programs in Canadian/global labour migration issues, with a particular focus on Africa and/or African diasporas. Applicants must have earned their PhD or have it in hand by the appointment start date or shortly thereafter. 

Please see details of the posting and application instructions here.

Review of complete applications will begin November 15, 2019. Applications will be accepted until December 15, 2019.

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

Posted July 26, 2019

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

All Spring 2020 TA/TM positions have now been filled. Please check back at the end of Feburary for Summer 2020 postings.

 

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