Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Science, Technology, and Society

Location
Singapore (SG)
Posted
Friday, 19 July 2019
End of advertisement period
Monday, 16 September 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

Singapore Management University, Office of Core Curriculum / School of Social Sciences

The Office of Core Curriculum (OCC) and the School of Social Sciences (SOSS), Singapore Management University, invites applications for a jointly appointed Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Science, Technology, and Society to begin in July 2020. The ideal candidate would contribute to the delivery of the University’s Core Curriculum and offer multidisciplinary courses under a “Technology and Society” heading, such as “Science, Medicine, and Ethics” and “Artificial Intelligence and Society”.

The position requires a doctorate in a relevant discipline by the date of appointment. We seek candidates with a demonstrated record of, or high potential for, excellent teaching.

Singapore Management University is a research university committed to a multidisciplinary and integrated curriculum. Salary and benefits, and, research support, are highly competitive. The teaching load is eight sections taught in a small-class seminar style, with two to three preparations.

Full evaluation of applications will start 16 September 2019. Only shortlisted candidates, who will be invited for campus visits beginning in October 2019, will be notified. This position will be open until filled.

Interested candidates should submit an application package in electronic form (Word or PDF file) and include: a cover letter, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as teaching evaluations), a 1-2 page teaching statement, and a 1-2 page research statement.

Candidates should also arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent directly to: The Dean, Office of Core Curriculum, Singapore Management University, 81 Victoria Street, Singapore 188065, or e-mailed to: occjobs@smu.edu.sg, where enquires can also be directed.

Further information about the Core Curriculum and the School of Social Sciences can be found at www.smu.edu.sg/programmes/core-curriculum and www.socsc.smu.edu.sg.

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