Assistant Professor- Chemistry

Full Time
EXPIRES 30 Aug, 2019

Job Location

2442 Track A Plantation Providence EBD

Description

Job Description

Teaching:

  1. Proficient usage of Audio Visual and Digital forms of Lecture delivery
  2. writing lecture material and handouts and presenting information in lectures; seminars and tutorials;
  3. marking student papers;
  4. may be member of departmental planning team to determine teaching programme for the academic year;
  5. takes feedback from students to improve teaching methodologies and content within the department /faculty; for example, will make changes to course material;
  6. changing and adapting course material following research;
  7. Providing guidance and advice to students eg career advice or advice regarding personal issues.
  8. Setting up of Pharmacology labs as per requirements & conducting  practical classes In Pharmacology LAB
  9. Take care of Equipment, models and other utilities in Pharmacology lab
  10. To teach the subject as per the required hours  per week with each session being not less than 2 hours
  11. To ensure that all information is duly uploaded in LMS and ERP (as applicable) on timely  basis

Research – publications:

  1. Writing papers on topic relevant to specialist subject area. This will include journals, books and other material.

Research – active:

  1. investigating new areas of research within specialist subject area;
  2. identifying research topic;
  3. determining appropriate research methodologies for research;
  4. adapting research methodologies;
  5. applying appropriate research methodologies for research and analyzing results/conclusions to formulate new concepts and ideas;
  6. Writing reports to relevant bodies about progress of research.

Examinations:

  1. writing examination papers;
  2. marking examination papers for graduate and undergraduate students;
  3. writing examination reports for faculty/departmental review;
  4. writing dissertation reports;
  5. Providing references for students.

 

Administration:

  1. may be member of departmental/faculty subject group, determining teaching requirements;
  2. actively investigating funding opportunities within area of research – this will include submitting research grant applications;
  3. may participate in relevant committees within department/faculty;
  4. May, on occasion, participate in school/University committees where appropriate and/or where invited.

External:

  1. attending conferences in specialist subject area to liaise and network with national/international colleagues the role holder may, on occasion, be invited to give presentations and lectures in his/her specialism and/or organize sessions in conferences or workshops;
  2. participating in external working groups – on occasions the role holder may be asked to participate in collaborative projects;
  3. may provide references on behalf of academic colleagues;
  4. May participate in peer review of publications.
  5. Perform any other lawful duties as assigned.

Requirements

Qualification

Qualification: M.Sc. Chemistry / Ph.D. Chemistry

Specialisation: Organic Chemistry

Experience

Minimum 2-5 years of teaching experience.

Responsibilities

Roles and Responsibilities

  1. Responsible for teaching and related activities.
  2. May be responsible for academic advising and related activities.
  3. May represent the university or department/unit on university committees.
  4. Responsible for student evaluation & feedback including presentation to Management.
  5. Responsible for student skill/ knowledge enhancement.
  6. Maintain TAU online learning management systems (LMS)
  7. Provide online & Video Lectures
  8. Set any examination/ evaluation activities
  9. Article review and Publication in TAU Online Journals
  10. Ensure that the student learning-enhancement is as per the standards defined by the University
  11. Provide student mentoring/ Counseling as required

Remuneration

Remuneration is not a constraint for deserving candidates.

Apply now

Interested and Qualified Aspirants, send CV to keziah.r@tau.edu.gy   | careers@tau.edu.gy

Texila American University

Lot 2442, Plantation Providence, East Bank Demerara, Guyana

Telephone # 592-265-7651 / 265-7652 / 265-7650

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Overview

Texila American University (TAU) , one of the best Caribbean Medical Schools is located in Guyana, the only English-speaking country in South America. TAU offers several Health Science programs with a high level of professionalism, exactness and problem solving skills. The University is committed to providing the best-in-class programs that facilitate further education and knowledge throughout their life.
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