At SALA, we offer a wide variety of rewarding job opportunities for student workers. They add up to over $250,000 in academic assistantships annually. We employ students in the following areas:

  • course support
  • research support
  • workshop and fabrication
  • communications
  • design and digital media
  • event support
  • library and resource collections 

Current job opportunities

Prof. Patrick Condon book project: Five Rules for Tomorrow's Cities

Graduate Academic Assistant – 1 open position
Start date: ASAP
End date: June 30, 2019 (possibility of extension)
Up to 12 hrs per wekk at $25.00/hr

Library and on-line research in support of book project Five Rules for Tomorrow's Cities, to publish fall 2019. Tasks include securing photographs and publication rights to same, producing charts and graphs, proofreading, and writing short research reports for the principle investigator.

Current UBC student in design or planning
Previous experiences desirab;e: English language editing, social science or design research, project management

Submit a cover letter and resume to hr@sala.ubc.ca

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Posted January 18, 2019


Before you apply:

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply.

Please note that you will only be notified if you are offered a position. We will not post results.

If you have any questions about any of the terms for any position, please contact Tracy Satterfield, Student HR Coordinator at hr@sala.ubc.ca.

Other opportunities

We include appropriate third-party job opportunities in our weekly newsletter. Subscribe to it to receive regular updates. You can also check the AIBC classifieds and the BCSLA marketplace. For other on-campus jobs, visit UBC student services

Contact information

Tracy Satterfield
Student Human Resources Coordinator