Teaching Assistant in Biology

New York University Shanghai

United States


NYU Shanghai seeks candidates for a Teaching Assistant position for the course: Foundations of Science Biology 1. This is a required course for all NYU Shanghai Natural Science and Data Science majors. The majority of students enrolled will be first-year students.

The Teaching Assistant position is a one-semester appointment for Spring 2021 (the Spring 2021 semester will run from 01/22/2021 to 05/31/2021). Dependent on mutual interest and needs, there is possibility for further extension and long-term contract.


  • Attend Lectures
  • Lead Recitation Sessions and Review Course Materials with Students
  • Assist Course Instructor in Course Preparation
  • Grade Homework, Quizzes, and Exams
  • Track Student Attendance
  • Other Related Assignments, as Requested by Course Instructor

About NYU Shanghai

NYU Shanghai is the third degree-granting campus within New York University’s global network. It is the first higher education joint venture in China authorized to grant degrees that are accredited in the U.S. as well as in China. All teaching is conducted in English. A research university with liberal arts and science at its core, it resides in one of the world's great cities with a vibrant intellectual community. NYU Shanghai recruits scholars of the highest caliber who are committed to NYU's global vision of transformative teaching and innovative research and who embody the global society in which we live.

NYU’s global network includes degree-granting campuses in New York, Shanghai, and Abu Dhabi, complemented by eleven additional academic centers across five continents. Faculty and students circulate within the network in pursuit of common research interests and cross-cultural, interdisciplinary endeavors, both local and global.


Master's Degree in Biology or Biological Sciences

Application Instructions

Applicants must submit a CV for consideration via Interfolio and via email to gf54@nyu.edu. Please ensure to indicate your current address (including city and country on your CV). 

In your application, please refer to Professorpositions.com


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