Career Opportunities

Current Positions Available

Ridge View Residential College (RVRC) seeks talented young scholars and industry professionals, committed to curriculum development and experiential learning pedagogy, who enjoy close mentoring of students, and possess a spirit to shape and influence the direction of the College. RVRC is a two-year living-learning experience at NUS. It is centered on the three themes of sustainability, communication and workplace readiness in Year One; and resilience, respect and reflection in Year Two. Its strategic goal is to cultivate students who are intellectually inquisitive, future-ready, and value-centric.

RVRC Lecturer Positions

RVRC seeks to appoint two Lecturers to who are able to adopt an integrated, interdisciplinary approach in their pedagogy. Working with a highly motivated teaching team, they would be required to develop and implement interdisciplinary teaching content and explore innovative ways of facilitation. Lecturers will be employed as full-time RVRC faculty on the Educator track and appointments commence in Semester 2 AY 2017/18.

Position 1

Applicants must have a strong interest in environmental sustainability and mentoring wide-ranging student projects in the local context of Singapore. Applicants should have a relevant PhD and some undergraduate teaching experience. Applicants from a humanities and social sciences background will be given preference, to complement the existing teaching team.

Position 2

Applicants must have a strong interest in workplace readiness and be able to adopt an integrated, interdisciplinary approach encompassing a diversity of both indoor and outdoor facilitation. Applicants with a relevant PhD or equivalent industry experience will be given preference.

We welcome you to apply via email to Ms. May Koh at with pdf copies of the following:

  • Cover letter
  • CV (including list of three referees)
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Student feedback for teaching (if available)
  • NUS Personal Data Consent for Job Applicants (mandatory for non-NUS applicants)
  • Other supporting documents

Please choose and clearly indicate Lecturer Position 1 or Lecturer Position 2 on your application to facilitate the selection process.

We appreciate your understanding in advance that only selected qualified applicants will receive responses.

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