Lecturer in Chemistry

Temasek Polytechnic

Lecturer (Chemistry)

Agency: Temasek Polytechnic
Job no.: 556754
Work type: Permanent/Contract
Location: Singapore
Categories:Education, Sciences (e.g. life sciences, bio-technology etc.)

We prepare school-leavers and working adults for a future of dynamic change, with relevant knowledge, lifelong skills, character, and a thirst for continuous improvement.


The successful candidate will primarily be responsible in the teaching of subjects related to Principle of Physical & Inorganic Chemistry and Organic Chemistry.  He or she is also expected to be engaged in delivering training programmes to the industry in the areas of applied chemistry, etc.  Candidate is expected to be competent in supporting/leading research and consultancy work.

  • Conduct lectures, tutorials and practicums in full-time and part-time courses.
  • Develop curriculum and teaching/laboratory facilities relevant to the industries.
  • Leverage his/her industry network to create internship opportunities, secure sponsorships for awards, scholarships, etc.
  • Secure industry/research projects and supervise students in these projects.
  • Mentor students in character development and career readiness.
  • Provide pastoral care for students. 
  • Support course administration.


  • Qualification in chemistry/applied chemistry/chemical engineering or its equivalent.
  • At least 2-5 years of relevant experience in applied research.
  • Passionate in teaching and mentoring students.
  • Keen to be involved in applied research/industry projects.
  • Resourceful and able to work independently to meet deadlines and achieve deliverables.

Advertised: 22 Apr 2021

Applications close: 20 May 2021

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