Assistant Director Academic Jobs

Nanyang Technological University

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We have a vacancy of Assistant Director Academic in our company, Nanyang Technological University. This vacancy is based in Singapore. Please go through the job detail mentioned below.

Position Title: Assistant Director Academic
Company: Nanyang Technological University
Work Type: Full Time
City of work: Singapore
Salary: Salary detail is not available
URL Expiry: 2022-09-01
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Job Detail

PaCE@NTU plays a crucial coordinating role between SkillsFuture Singapore, the Ministry of Education and various NTU’s entities in promoting CET and lifelong learning. The centre offers a wide range of programmes and courses for working professionals that are curated from various disciplines and conducted via different learning platforms.

Reporting to Director, Academic, this incumbent will assist PaCE’s Director (Academic) to ensure quality assurance in all NTU’s CE courses and programmes.


  • Work with Director (Academic) in providing constructive critique and advice to CE course/programme proposers in various aspects (e.g., relevance of content, appropriate course titles, clear synopses, etc.)

  • Analyse and interpret data from CE learners’ feedback for refinements in CE course delivery

  • Assist Director (Academic) in monitoring quality of course delivery on the various online platforms that NTU uses for CE courses

  • Work with Director (Academic) to curate multidisciplinary micro-credentials by working closely with School CE Associate Chairs to foster collaborations and partnerships, with minimal overlaps in programme offerings

  • Assist the Director (Academic)

    • in working with NTU’s resource pool (existing faculty, faculty who have retired, as well as research staff members) to curate sustainable, interesting, and niche CE courses

    • to execute the Industry Curriculum Planning endorsement processes as to accredit external trainers as Inhouse trainers to augment NTU’s resource pool for CE instructors

    • to ensure quality delivery of courses delivered via external online platforms


  • 3-5 years of working experience, including at least 3 years of post PhD relevant experience and proven track record of curricula development, content creation, and the effective delivery of CE-related courses/programmes

  • Working experience with Institute of Higher Learning/education/government sectors is an advantage

  • Strong analytical skills with ability to set priorities, complete work with minimal supervision, and meet deadlines

  • Excellent writing and communication skills

  • Proven track record in building strong relationships with colleagues and stakeholders at various level

  • Team player who demonstrates flexibility and embraces collaboration

  • Good working knowledge of SAP Hana

Hiring Institution: NTU

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