NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Teaching Assistant, Undergraduate Education

Location
Singapore
Posted
14 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
14 Oct 2022
Ref
9447844
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

QUANTITATIVE REASONING WITH DATA MODULE AT NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Description:

Applications are invited for the position of Teaching Assistant/Instructor in the module GEA1000 Quantitative Reasoning With Data, which is compulsory for almost all first-year undergraduates. It aims to cultivate a critical attitude towards quantitative information and arguments in mass media and to equip students with basic data manipulation and visualization skills.

Duties include facilitation of classroom discussion, student consultation, supervision of group projects, designing teaching materials and design of assessment tasks. Successful candidates are expected to commit to two years of full-time service.

Start date: By 29 July 2022

Qualifications

Bachelor or Master degree, preferably with experience in teaching or practicing empirical quantitative work.

Desirable attributes:

  • Competence in interpreting and communicating numerical information.
  • Interest in academic interaction with adults from all disciplines.
  • Being proactive and reflective about teaching practice.
  • Competence in a data analysis software, such as EXCEL or R.

Please attach CV and all university education transcripts. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

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Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Office of the Sr Dy President & Provost
Department : Undergraduate Education
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID : 16344