Librarian and other library position openings

Librarian positions

Librarian positions are posted on this web page, and also on the Partnership Job Board.

Associate Dean of Libraries(ADL), Academic Engagement -- Applications due by 4pm Pacific on August 22, 2022

Associate Dean of Libraries(ADL), Collections and Content Strategy -- CLOSED.  Interviews completed.

Community Engagement and Outreach Librarian (Full-Time, Continuing), PKP (Public Knowledge Project) -- Applications due by 4:30pm PDT on August 8, 2022.

Teaching and Learning Librarian (80%Term), Learning and Instructional Services, WAC Bennett Library, Burnaby, BC -- CLOSED. Interviews complete.


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

What to expect if you are applying for a librarian position

Applying for a position as a librarian at SFU?  See What to expect if you are applying for a librarian position at SFU.

Graduate Student positions

CLC Project Associate (Limited Term), Special Collections & Rare Books -- Initial review of application will begin on Friday, August 5, 2022.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. NOTE: A preferred candidate has been identified.

Digital Fellow (Digital Pedagogy), Digital Humanities Innovation Lab. (July 18 - December 31, 2022, with the possibility of extension) -- Posting will remain open until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin on July 4, 2022.

Graduate Learning Facilitator, Student Learning Commons (September - December 2022, with the possibility of re-appointment).  Applications due by 4pm on August 17, 2022.  Review of applications will begin the week of August 22, 2022.

Graduate Writing Facilitator - Undergraduate Team, Student Learning Commons (September - December 2022, with possibility of re-appointment in subsequent terms).  Applications due by Sunday, August 14, 2022 (deadline extended from August 10th).

Qualitative Data Analysis Software Graduate Peer, Research Commons (ASAP to December 2022, with possibility of ongoing extension) — Posting will remain open until the position is filled. Review of applications will be ongoing.

Research Programming Graduate Peer, Research Commons (September - December 2022) -- Posting will remain open until the position is filled. Review of applications will be ongoing.

Other employment opportunities at the Library

The Library has different employment opportunities and hiring processes for CUPE (library assistants, including students hired for shelving and other duties), APSA (Administrative and Professional Staff Association), and Librarians and Archivists.

See Current Job Postings from SFU Human Resources for CUPE and APSA positions.  Student temp job postings in the Library Loans division are usually put up at least one month prior to the end of the semester.  NOTE: Application is accepted through SFU HR webpage