Research Fellows who are looking to develop their teaching portfolio can choose from the following list of modules offered by NUS Medicine.
No Department Module Coordinator(s) Contact Details Module Code Module title Practical / Tutorial Vacancies Semester 1 AY19/20 Semester 2 AY19/20
1 Biochemistry Matthew Chang firstname.lastname@example.org LSM3246 Synthetic Biology Tutorial 2 Biochemistry Matthew Chang email@example.com LSM3247 Practical Synthetic Biology Practical 3 Biochemistry Thilo Hagen firstname.lastname@example.org LSM2233 Cell Biology Tutorial **New slots available for 1-2 RFs
4 Microbiology & Immunology Sylvie Alonso / Veronique Angeli email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org LSM4226 Infection & Immunity Please contact module coordinator for more information. 5 Microbiology & Immunology Kevin Tan/ Pablo Bifani email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org LSM4223 Advances in Antimicrobial Strategies Practicals and Tutorials 1 RF recruited
6 Microbiology & Immunology Kevin Tan/ John Chen email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org LSM2291 Fundamental Techniques in Microbiology Practicals 7 Pharmacology Fred Wong Wai Shiu email@example.com LSM3211 Fundamental Pharmacology Tutorials 8 Pharmacology Judy Sng firstname.lastname@example.org LSM 3219 Neuropharmacology Practicals and Tutorials NA 2 RFs recruited
9 Physiology Tsai Shih Yin email@example.com LSM4232 Advanced Cell Biology Please contact module coordinator for more information. Slot not available 10 Physiology Tan Yong-Yi, Andrew firstname.lastname@example.org LSM4213 Systems Neurobiology Practical 6 RFs to TA the EMG car practical (Each TA should be able to attend one setup session [2 hours, time to be arranged] and either one or both practical sessions [29 October 2019, Tuesday, 9am-12 noon (Session 1) ; 5 November 2019, Tuesday, 9am-12 noon (Session 2)].
11 Physiology Celestial Yap / Chen Zhixiong email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org MD1140 - Phase 1 Normal Structure and Function Practicals Slots available (Practical) as below: 1) BP practical (7 hours on 14/10/19 at MD6); 2) Normal body structure and function-ECG practical (7 hours on 14/10/19 at MD14 ABC); 3) Acute cardiovascular responses with SimMan (37.5 hours within 3 days from 16-18/10/19, 1.5 hours per session with 25 sessions in total); 4) CAMS+Acute respiratoru responses with SimMan (62.5 hours within 4 days on 4, 6, 7 and 11/11/19, 0.5 hour or 2.5 hours per session with 25 sessions in total ). RFs can choose to teach in one or multiple sessions of each lesson. pls enquire the module coordinator.
12 Physiology Zakaria Almsherqi email@example.com LSM3212 (Sem 1) Human Physiology: Cardiopulmonary System Practicals 13 Physiology Ivan Low Cherh Chiet / Lim Hsiu Kim, Lina firstname.lastname@example.org LSM3212 (Sem 2) Human Physiology: Cardiopulmonary System Practicals **New slots available for 2-3 RFs
Tan Yong-Yi, Andrew/Soong Tuck Wah
STEP-NUS Sunburst Brain Camp 2019(Jun 11-12)
2-4 RFs needed for EMG car workshop. There are two sessions:Tuesday, 11, June 2019, 2pm-6pm (Session 1);Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 1pm-5pm (Session 2)
15 Microbiology & Immunology
"Vincent Chow/ Nicholas Gascoigne/
email@example.com (Chan Chuu Ling - coordinating TA)
MD2140 - Phase II
"Immunology Practical: Rheumatoid Arthritis and Autoimmunity Practical
27 Aug and 30 Aug 2019 (1.30 to 5.30pm)
These are repeat sessions for 2 batches of students.
* 3 slots are available"
16 Microbiology & Immunology
Vincent Chow/ Timothy Barkham
firstname.lastname@example.org (Chan Chuu Ling - coordinating TA)
M2 Microbiology - Phase II
"Bacteriology Demo: Meet the Bugs Practical
6 Sep 2019 (11am to 12pm)
Handwashing and Cases Practical
11 Sep and 13 Sep 2019 (11am to 1pm)
16 Sep 2019 (2.30 to 4.30pm)
Protozoa demonstration Practical
20 Sep 2019 (3 to 4pm)
* 7 slots are available"
17 Microbiology & Immunology Norbert Lehming/ Chung Ching Ming, Maxey email@example.com (Chan Chuu Ling - coordinating TA)
LSM2191 Laboratory Techniques in Life Sciences Practicals Wednesdays (12 - 6pm)
Briefings: 13 (10am - 12 noon), 20 Jan (DNA)
3 (LS Lab 9), 10 Feb (LS Lab 9) (DNA)
2, 9 (LS Lab 9), 16, 30 Mar (Protein)
Practical Dates: 15, 22, 29 Jan, 5, 12 Feb (DNA) 4, 11, 18 Mar, 1 Apr (Protein)
18 Microbiology & Immunology Lu Jinhua firstname.lastname@example.org (Chan Chuu Ling - coordinating TA)
LSM3223 Immunology Practicals Thursdays (12 - 6pm)
Practical Dates: 23 Jan, 20 Feb, 26 Mar, 9 Apr 2020
19 Microbiology & Immunology Dr Chu Jang Hann, Justin email@example.com (Chan Chuu Ling - coordinating TA)
LSM3225 Molecular Microbiology in Human Diseases Practicals Tuesdays (2 - 6pm)
Practical Dates: 21 Jan, 4, 18 Feb, 10, 24 Mar 2020
20 Microbiology & Immunology Sim Tiow Suan firstname.lastname@example.org (Chan Chuu Ling - coordinating TA)
LSM3232 Microbiology Practicals Thursdays (2 - 6pm)
Practical Dates: 16, 30 Jan, 13 Feb, 5, 19 Mar, 2, 16 Apr 2020
Interested RFs, kindly email the module coordinators at the email provided in the table above and cc us at nusmedPDA@nus.edu.sg; (Attention: REINVENT_Teaching).
Contact time is limited to a maximum of 5 hours/semester unless there is mutual agreement between the RFs and his/her PI for the additional hours.
Applicants should check with the respective module coordinators about the content, class size, teaching material needed or to be provided, teaching hours, and mode of delivery before taking on a class so that you can prepare better. Also talk to your coordinators if you would like to receive student feedback.
Other faculty members who would like to make their module available for our RFs to teach tutorials or practical, kindly contact us with your module details at nusmedPDA@nus.edu.sg
Interested postdocs can also sign up for a variety of teaching related workshops by Centre for Development of Teaching and Learning, NUS. These workshops provide excellent opportunities to learn evidence-informed strategies, to develop pedagogy and curricula and also introduce the educators to different educational technologies. These workshops are free so do register early if you are interested. Please refer to the link below for CDTL’S workshop/course schedule.