CUPE 3902 Unit 3: Sessional Lecturers

Continuously-posted notice: Filling positions under the CUPE Local 3902 Unit 3 Collective Agreement.

Submit an Application

The Department of English, St. George Campus may hire Sessional Lecturers to deliver some of its undergraduate courses.

Download an Application Form

To be considered for a position, submit a completed application form and up-to-date CV to:

Professor Naomi Morgenstern
Chair (St. George), Department of English,
c/o Reception
170 St. George Street,
University of Toronto,
Toronto, Ontario, M5R 2M8

Email: We encourage electronic submissions.

A valid email address is required of all applicants.


Contact Associate Chair Alex Hernandez via email with any questions.

General Information (Updated March 2020)

Departments shall post anticipated vacancies as far in advance as possible. To the extent possible, Departments shall announce positions to be filled in accordance with the following timelines:

  • On or before June 30 for course(s) commencing in September
  • On or before October 24 for course(s) commencing in January
  • On or before March 5 for all course(s) in the summer academic session

Unexpected vacancies may arise at any time.

Applications will be retained for twenty-four (24) months. Persons who submit applications and CVs will receive emailed job postings for specific positions for the subsequent twenty-four (24) months.

This notice is posted pursuant to the CUPE Local 3902 Unit 3 Collective Agreement. Please note that in accordance with that agreement, preference in hiring is given to qualified persons advanced to the rank of Sessional Lecturer II or III by the Department of English.