Lecturer in Product and Industrial Design

Temasek Polytechnic

Lecturer / Diploma in Product and Industrial Design

Agency: Temasek Polytechnic
Job no.: 556428
Work type: Full-time, Permanent/Contract
Location: Singapore

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.


  • Conduct lectures, tutorials and student consultations which include the supervision of laboratory work and projects (research/collaboration/industry)
  • Enhance the quality of lesson design and delivery (e.g. e-learning, self-directed learning etc.) through implementing appropriate teaching and learning strategies and methods
  • Adopt the use of IT resources for facilitation and communication (where applicable)
  • Evaluate, conduct and/or attend subject reviews and team meetings, curriculum design, development, subject delivery and assessment to enhance its effectiveness
  • Prepare and develop course and subject materials which include the setting of assignments, assessment and moderation of results
  • Stay current and responsive to changing trends in the professional and educational landscape through active engagement with industry and professional bodies/communities
  • Address the diverse learning needs of students in class and ways to develop studentsā€™ potentials holistically through a range of interventions
  • Supervise students in projects, competitions and prototyping workshops
  • Lead industry collaboration and actively participate in school projects, work committees


  • At least 4 years of work experience in the local/global User Experience and Product Design industry
  • A strong portfolio of the following:
  • Comprehensive applied knowledge in the developing social innovation, application of creative technology and creative entrepreneurship
  • Strong product drawing, visualization and 3D digital modelling skills
  • Applied product design and development with local/global product labels and business
  • Applied knowledge in User Experience Design and Service Design
  • Applied knowledge in object prototype production processes
  • Applied knowledge in vast range of creative disciplineĀ 
  • Competency in 3D printing processes and 3D object animation
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, and passionate in sharing knowledge and student interaction
  • Ability to team work, multitask, perform and deliver on time in a fast-paced environment

Advertised: 16 Apr 2021
Applications close: 13 May 2021

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