Teaching Assistant, Undergraduate Research, Undergraduate Education Employment with NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE


job description

You will be part of the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) team working with the Associate Rector (Undergraduate Education) to advance and coordinate undergraduate research opportunities and experience across university.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the UROP manager by liaising with all NUS deaneries and faculties and identifying opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Facilitate the implementation of approval guidelines, course structure and teaching plan for UROP modules that adhere to senior management policies and guidelines
  • Help review research proposals for UROP modules based on defined approval guidelines and identify opportunities for student-led research proposals
  • Provide timely advice to students and teachers regarding their concerns and questions in the course structure and on the assessment of student learning outcomes
  • Undertake data collection related to UROP admission rate, teaching quality and student and faculty feedback each semester and ensure it is systematically updated and cataloged
  • Develop pedagogies for teaching research to undergraduate students and conducting and writing research articles on these pedagogies
  • Other duties assigned by the associate rector (undergraduate studies)


  • A good university degree, preferably in the arts, business administration, communication, science or social sciences
  • Candidates with preferred research experience
  • Interested in advancing multidisciplinary undergraduate education and staying up to date with the latest educational developments
  • Strong organizational, project management and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent spoken and written English, and able to provide clear communication and present ideas effectively
  • Able to work independently and in collaboration with the team and faculty members
  • Proficiency in computers and Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, Word and Powerpoint)

More information

Site: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Office of Sr Dy President & Provost
department : Undergraduate studies
Eligible for employee recommendation: No
Job Application ID : 10047


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