Yale-NUS College

379 10990
Position ID:YaleNUS-LECTURER [#10990]
Position Title: Lecturer in the Writers’ Centre
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Singapore, Lower Kent Ridge 138527, Singapore [map]
Subject Areas: Science Writing
Language, Literacy, and Learning
Appl Deadline: finished (2018/03/20, finished 2018/09/17)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Yale-NUS College, a collaboration between the National University of Singapore and Yale University, invites applications for a full-time Lecturer on an appointment of up to three years initially, with the possibility of renewal. The successful candidate is expected to teach 5 courses per academic year, two of these courses will be offered as part of the main academic curriculum and the other three courses within the Writers’ Centre. In addition, the appointee will serve as a professional tutor in the Centre, provide mentorship for student peer tutors and support college-wide academic initiatives. More details on the position can be found here.

The appointee will be expected to begin their duties in time for the start of the 2018-19 academic year.

Candidates should have a relevant PhD and experience in writing programmes, as well as be able to demonstrate a commitment to teaching academic writing in the disciplines. Preference will be given to experience in tutoring academic writing in the Sciences, and in teaching and tutoring multilingual students. 

Applications should consist of the following: a cover letter explaining why the position at Yale-NUS is of interest and commenting on the candidate’s approach to teaching academic writing; a full curriculum vitae, two-page dissertation abstract, and other relevant documents such as teaching evaluations.

Applications should be submitted via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/YaleNUS. Review of applications will begin on 4 April 2018 and continue until the position is filled. For general inquiries, please email writers.centre@yale-nus.edu.sg.  

The College values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. For more information about Yale-NUS College, please visit our web site at: http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/.

Candidates should understand that by sharing information with Yale-NUS College, they authorise Yale-NUS College to use their personal data for the purposes of this application. Candidates may also understand that Yale-NUS College will not use their data for any purposes beyond those relevant to the application process, and that their data remains secure and confidential.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
YALE-NUS College
16 College Avenue West
#01-220 Singapore 138527

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