Teaching Assistant, Department of Mathematics

Monday, 5 April 2021
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 5 May 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Teaching Assistant, Department of Mathematics 

The Department of Mathematics at the National University of Singapore (NUS) invites applications for the position of Teaching Assistant, beginning from July 2021.  The appointment will be on contract basis, renewable based on performance. 

Primary Responsibilities 

  1. Conduct tutorial classes (10 ~ 12 hours per week during term time)
  2. Facilitate group discussion 
  3. Consultation hours
  4. Help lecturers prepare course materials
  5. Invigilation and grading of assessments 
  6. Monitoring online forum

Your application package should comprise the following. Deadline for application:  20 Feb 2021

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. If available, evidence of effective teaching; e.g. student feedback and evaluations
  4. Teaching Philosophy: A statement of teaching philosophy, including goals and approaches
  5. Teaching History: A summary of modules taught (if applicable)
  6. Three Reference Letters.  Please ask your referees to email their letters to  with the subject <Reference for TA application – name of candidate>


Selection Criteria

  1. A Bachelor (Honors) Degree in Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics/Computing/Data Science or related areas
  2. Teaching experience in a similar capacity and with AI background is preferred 
  3. Able to convey information in a clear, concise and interesting manner
  4. Able to work cooperatively as a member of a team and manage groups at the undergraduate level
  5. Be able to start work in July 2021

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Science
Department : Mathematics
Employee Referral Eligible: No

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