Academic jobs

Course lecturers - RELG and CATH

Positions announced here are governed by the McGill Course Lecturers and Instructors Union (MCLIU) collective agreement which may be found on McGill's Human Resources website. Candidates are advised to review the agreement prior to applying.

Course lecturer priority points list

Teaching Qualification Requirements

  1. Minimum of a Ph.D. in religious studies, or be enrolled in doctoral program preferably ABD (all but dissertation);
  2. Evidence of superior teaching ability, in the form of prior teaching or TA evaluations, in the course subject;
  3. The candidate's area of specialization should be as close as possible to that of the course being offered.

Current positions available:

RELG 202 Religion of Ancient Israel (deadline Aug 17)


MCLIU application form

Union membership form - This form must be completed by first time course lecturers.

Teaching assistants

A Teaching Assistant is a graduate student appointed to assist a Course Supervisor with the instruction and evaluation of students in a course. A teaching assistant works under the guidance and supervision of the Course Supervisor who is responsible for setting the course objectives, content and method of instruction as well as final grades and grading practices of the course. Further information about teaching assistantships at McGill University can be found on AGSEM website.

Positions available for Fall 2022:

REL 341 and CATH 200 (deadline Aug 17(


PDF icon Teaching Assistant Application Form

PDF icon AGSEM Membership Form

Research assistants

A Research Assistant is a student hired to perform work in the context of carrying out research activities and whose duties and tasks may include, but are not limited to, the performance of clerical, laboratory or technical tasks. Further information about research assistantships at McGill University can be found on AMURE website.

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