Advisory and Updates on COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019): sutd.edu.sg/advisory.

Search by Keyword or Location

Associate, Learning Sciences Lab

Apply now Job no: 494668
Work type: Contract, full-time, Permanent, full-time
Location: Singapore
Categories: Administration/Secretarial, Marketing/Communications/Public Relations

Job scope

Learning Sciences Lab, Office of Undergraduate Studies, at Singapore University of Technology and Design is looking for a Senior Associate/Associate to support the Program Director in the various faculty educational development initiatives for approximately 250 instructors (including teaching assistants). The areas of work include Learning and Development, Technology-enabled Learning, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, and General. More details are provided below. 

Learning and Development

Assist in conceptualizing and delivering educational development/pedagogical courses for Undergraduate/Graduate Teaching Assistants and Faculty in teaching and learning. Example of topics: Active Learning, Teaching in Teams, Blended Learning. It is preferable that the candidate is capable of delivering some of such workshops independently.

  1. Assist in planning out a road map of educational development courses. 
  2. Compile online resources on teaching and learning in higher education.
  3. Take care of logistics and administrative matters pertaining to learning and development matters.

 

Technology enabled learning (TEL)

 

  1. Support faculty in instructional design for TEL projects by providing necessary resources. 
  2. Assist in evaluation of TEL projects if needed.

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SOTL)

  1. Assist in organizing periodical- biweekly monthly/annual SOTL workshops/events on teaching and learning.
  2. Support faculty on research projects in literature search and evaluation.

General

  1. Maintain LSL website and update content on a regular and periodical basis.
  2. Create Pedagogy Day website.
  3. Provide administrative support in terms of knowledge management and maintain of record etc. related to LSL work
  4. Provide support on SUTD Pedagogy Newsletter and UGS Newsletter.

 

 

 

Qualifications, Skills, Experience

The candidate should

  • Hold minimum of Bachelor degree in relevant fields such as education, multimedia, learning sciences. Be familiar in student-centered learning pedagogies in higher education, particularly is using technology.
  • Work experience of at least 2 years in faculty educational development related work
  • Have the following skillsets
    • Familiar with software packages such as Adobe for website/newsletter related work
    • Basic data analytics using Microsoft Excel/SPSS/such tools
    • Good facilitation and communication skills
    • Project Management skills
    • Events Management skills
    • Familiar with photography/videography and editing work
  • Should have passion for teaching and learning in higher education. Expected attitudinal qualities are:
    • Self-starter
    • Takes initiative
    • Independent
    • Responsible
    • Organized
    • Willing to learn
    • Enjoys working with people

Applications close: Singapore Standard Time

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend

Share this:

| More

Already Applied?

Update your details,view your application and progress
Login

Job Mail Subscription

Keep informed about job opportunities.

Refine Search