Academics First Tutoring Program

Academics First Tutors are on-call paid positions for graduate and undergraduate students committed to working with individual student-athletes and Indigenous students in a variety of disciplines, helping them understand course concepts as well as developing and improving their academic learning strategies.

Please note that we are especially interested in candidates who:

  • have a CGPA of at least 3.000
  • a minimum grade of A- in any course listed for tutoring
  • feel confident in their ability to teach any of the following courses: 
    • Archeology (ARCH 100, 201)
    • Biology (BISC 113)
    • Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology (BPK 105, 110, 140 ,141)
    • Business Economics (BUEC 232)
    • Business (BUS 217, 225, 251, 272)
    • Communications (CMNS 253)
    • Contemporary Arts (CA 140, 140, 142)
    • Computing Science (CMPT 225)
    • Criminology (CRIM 205, 230)
    • Earth Science (EASC 101)
    • Economics (ECON 105, 201)
    • Education (EDUC 230, 252)
    • English (ENGL 114)
    • Engineering Science (ENSC 225, 280, 295)
    • First Nations Studies (FNST 201)
    • Geography (GEOG 104, 264)
    • Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies (GSWS 101)
    • History (HIST 104, 106, 200, 277, HS 279)
    • Humanities (HUM 130, 203)
    • Interactive Arts and Technology (IAT 210)
    • Linguistics (LING 282)
    • Mathematics (MATH  150, 157, 254)
    • Microbiology (MBB 243)
    • Mechatronics (MSE 110)
    • Philosophy (PHIL 105)
    • Physics (PHYS 133)
    • Political Science (POL 101, 141)
    • Psychology (PSYC 210)
    • Sociology and Anthropology (SA 101, 150)
    • Sustainable Development (SD 281)
    • Statistics (STAT 101, 201, 203)

For Position Details and how to apply:

  1. Go to myinvolvement.sfu.ca and click on "Student"
  2. Log in with your computing ID and password
  3. From the left hand menu, click on "Opportunities"
  4. Click on "Getting Involved"
  5. Enter the Job ID in the "Search by Opportunity ID" search field

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i Note:  This opportunity is recognized on the Co-Curricular Record (CCR), an official University document that tracks students’ co-curricular involvement at SFU. Learn more about the Co-Curricular Record.

Type: Paid
Campus: Burnaby

Hiring Period: Ongoing
Job ID: 4921

Application deadline: May 24, 2019