Manager of Educational Organic Laboratories (RS-2018007)


Guangdong Technion Israel Institute of Technology (GTIIT) in Shantou, Guangdong Province, is looking for a Ph.D. in organic chemistry to serve as manager of teaching analytical laboratories in the newly opened institute.

Position descriptions:

Managing several organic chemistry lab courses for undergraduate students. The responsibilities include:

· Assisting the faculty member in charge of the lab (“the teacher”) in designing of laboratory experiments for students.

· Assisting in choosing and purchasing of proper equipment/materials for the labs and testing them.

· Testing various experiments before introducing them to the students.

· Assisting the teacher in writing the lab instructions for the students.

· Responsibility of running organic labs for students.

· Taking care of lab program and schedule during the semester.

· Guiding lab technicians for preparing chemicals and setups for the labs.

· Supervising the work of the lab technicians.

· Being present during the lab sessions and solving technical problems.

· Taking care of safety issues in the lab.

· Providing support to the lab assistants before the lab and during the lab.

· Assisting the teacher in following students’ progress and grades.

· Taking care of lab maintenance and keeping the lab facilities operational and ready for the students.

· Assisting the teacher in routine administrative tasks related to the labs.

· During the student vacations and/or semesters free of teaching labs, the lab manager is requested to assist in lab development and in research carried out by faculty members.      


Position requirements:

· Ph.D. degree in organic chemistry.

· Fluent English: speaking, reading and writing.

· Teaching experience, preferably in English is an advantage.

· The position is in GTIIT for a period of at least three years.

· Traveling to the Technion in Haifa, Israel for a training period before the labs start.

· Good communication and educational skills.

· Ability of solving technical problems in an organic lab.

· Experience in operating of common organic lab facilities and instruments.   

Application Information:

Please send the below required documents to Professor Israel Schechter at israel@technion.ac.il

· English curriculumn vitae and cover letter;

· Two recommendation letters;

· Copies of highest academic degree certificates with certified English translation.





Address: 241 Daxue Road, Jinping District, Shantou, Guangdong Province, China