The Centre for Research and Development in Learning at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (CRADLE@NTU) seeks applications for the position of Project Officer for a 3-year term (renewable).
The Project Officer will be an integral member of a research lab that advances our research goals in developing pedagogical innovations in a university setting. He/she will be responsible for overseeing the day to day operations of research projects. This position requires task-orientation, excellent organizational skills, attention to details and accuracy, flexibility in responding to fluid situations, good interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work independently.
The direct responsibilities of a Project Officer include: (1) coordinating project meetings and facilitating communication among project personnel, (2) developing and maintaining project operational procedures, training materials, and documents, (3) monitoring progress of research projects, (4) assisting in financial planning and monitoring project expenditure, (5) managing and maintaining project records, (6) coordinating project data collection, management, integrity, (7) assisting in the preparation and writing of progress reports, scientific presentations and abstracts, manuscripts and publications, and (8) other ad hoc administrative duties to support the research projects.
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About Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Nanyang Technological University (www.ntu.edu.sg) is a research-intensive university currently ranked 11th globally (QS ranking), placed 1st in Asia and amongst the world’s best young universities. The university has colleges of Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences, and an Interdisciplinary Graduate School.
NTU is also home to world-class autonomous institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre on Environmental Life Sciences Engineering – and various leading research centres such as the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI), Energy Research Institute @ NTU (ERI@N) and the Institute on Asian Consumer Insight (ACI).
CRADLE@NTU is a University-level research centre formed in 2014 to address the teaching and learning demands in NTU’s tertiary and continuing education courses. Its multi- and interdisciplinary research projects sit at the intersection of neuroscience, psychology, and pedagogy, and are directed toward the enhancement of educational practice and learning outcomes in NTU.
Candidates with a relevant tertiary degree, preferably with experience in higher education, are invited to apply.
Candidates who have experience managing or coordinating large scale research projects involving multiple personnel are preferred.