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Teaching Assistant, Data Literacy Programme, Office of the President

Date: 30-Aug-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

The National University of Singapore (NUS) invites applications for the position of Teaching Assistant/Instructor/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, beginning from 22 June 2021 for the Data Literacy Programme (DLP).  The Data Literacy Programme (DLP) is catered to administrative employees of NUS. Successful candidates are expected to commit to two years of full-time service. More details about the position is provided below.

1.    Development of Teaching Material
2.    Development of eLearning Videos
3.    Design of assessment tasks 
4.    Facilitation of classroom discussion
5.    Learner consultation 
6.    Supervision of group projects
7.    Helping with academic related services


1.    Qualification: Bachelor or Masters or PhD degree, in data science or statistics or similar. 
2.    Teaching experience or working experience in a similar capacity is desirable but not essential.
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 from July 2021


Desirable attributes:
1.    Competency in R Programming
2.    Competency in Data Visualization Techniques
3.    Competency in Machine Learning Techniques
4.    Competence in interpreting and communicating numerical information.
5.    Interest in academic interaction with adults from all disciplines.
6.    Being proactive and reflective about teaching practice.



Your application package should comprise the following. Deadline for application: 16 July 2021
1. Cover Letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Transcripts
4. If available, evidence of effective teaching; e.g. student feedback and evaluations
5. Teaching Philosophy: A statement of teaching philosophy, including goals and approaches
6. Teaching History: A summary of modules taught (if applicable)
7. Three Reference Letters.


Please submit above items 1 to 6. For item 7, we will provide instructions to successful candidates.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Office of the President

Department : Data Literacy Program

Employee Referral Eligible: No