Lecturer, Medical Education

30 May 2020
End of advertisement period
29 Jun 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer, Medical Education

The Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine invites applicants with substantial experience of medical education and a track record of teaching excellence to apply for this full-time Lecturer faculty position. The primary focus of this role is that of a Team-Based Learning (TBL) facilitator, and to contribute to other key educational activities within the MBBS programme, which may include assessment, course evaluation, and student support. Some content expertise in a biomedical science area is desirable. In addition, the appointee will contribute to educational research and/or scholarship.


The new faculty will join a multidisciplinary team to facilitate TBL sessions in the MBBS curriculum, primarily in Years 1 and 2.
The key responsibilities include:
• Facilitate TBL sessions, including e-TBL
• Provide expertise as a content expert, as appropriate
• Facilitate education development workshops
• Contribute to other key areas within the MBBS programme, which may include written examinations (question writing,
quality assurance, standard setting)
• To work in collaboration with Module Leads (Scientists and Clinicians) and the Course Evaluation team to respond to student
and education feedback, and to contribute to curriculum review, renewal and innovation.
• Contribute to medical education research and scholarship
• To provide pastoral care and support to students as a House Tutor
• To participate in student outreach events
• Any other reasonable duties as assigned by the Director, Medical Education Research and Scholarship Unit (MERSU) and
Vice Dean, Education


  • At least 4 years of experience as an educator in a tertiary education institution
  • PhD in a biomedical science-related subject
  • Broad educational experience
  • Evidence of educational excellence
  • Experience of active learning pedagogies, curriculum development, assessment and student support

Interested applicants are invited to apply through this link
with a detailed resume.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Closing date: 23 May 2020