Teaching Assistant/Instructor, Innovation and Design

06 Dec 2021
End of advertisement period
05 Jan 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Engineering Design and Innovation Centre (EDIC) at the National University of Singapore (NUS) is seeking an instructor or teaching assistant (TA) to work with project students in the Innovation & Design programme (iDP). The iDP is an exciting project-based learning programme which aims to achieve the outcomes of Engineering graduates of the future. It offers a wide variety of projects ranging from healthcare devices to autonomous electric vehicles. The role of the instructor/TA is to guide, supervise and work alongside iDP students in their multi-disciplinary projects. 

NUS is a leading Asian and worldwide ranked University with a strong commitment to education and research. It ranks amongst the top 10 universities in Asia. EDIC is a centre within the Faculty of Engineering, whose mission is not only to educate students with a passion for innovations and enterprise but also to partner industry to develop applications using technologies that are derived from fundamental research at the Faculty. EDIC’s main education programme is called the Innovation and Design Programme (iDP). 

More details about EDIC and the iDP can be found at

Interested applicants are invited to send a detailed CV, contact details of at least 3 referees and the NUS Personal Data Consent for Job Applicants to :

Chairman, Search Committee (c/o Mr Desmond Chua)
Engineering Design & Innovation Centre
National University of Singapore
Block E2A, Level 4
Singapore 117589

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. Applications will be accepted until the available position is filled. 


(a)    Good Honours degree, with knowledge, skills and expertise in the relevant field
(b)    Experience in at least one of the following areas: 

  • Strong skills in electrical / electronic firmware / mechanical design and development;
  • Experience in developing mechanical systems related to vehicular technology eg autonomous vehicles, energy efficient vehicles, etc; 
  • Experience with battery technologies and power electronics
  • Experience in software design and embedded systems. 

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Engineering
Department : Dean's Office (Engineering)
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID : 6736