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Graduate Studies Calendar 2023-2024 Awards and Financial Assistance for Graduate Students B.3 Sessional Instructorships
B.3 Sessional Instructorships

A department or faculty may appoint a graduate student as a sessional instructor to teach a course as Instructor of Record. Sessional instructor appointments are Term Certain Appointments covered under the Collective Agreement between the Governors of the University of Calgary and the University of Calgary Faculty Association ( Normally, a student may not be a sessional instructor for more than one 3-unit or 6-unit course at any one time.