Full-time Research and Teaching Assistant Position in Biological Sciences

Brussels, Brussels, be
Company: Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB)
Category: Management Occupations
Published on 2021-06-14 02:11:12


Reference : 2021/S157

Application deadline: 18/06/2021

Start date : 01/10/2021

Job Description

Main Eduction and Research Field: Biological Sciences.

Career Stage: Early stage researcher (0-4 years).

Monitoring of practical works, seminars, exercise sessions and field classes (300h per year) for several courses in the field of Biology of Organisms and Ecology; support to activities of diffusion of biological sciences.

The applicant will prepare a PhD thesis in one of the research fields of the Department of Biology of Organisms, under the supervision of a professor of the Department (this requires preliminary contacts with that professor). The research axes within the Department of Organism Biology are available at the following URL: .

Degree required

Holder of a Master in Bioengineering / Master en Bioingénierie or a Licence in Biological Science / Licence en Sciences Biologiques (plant or animal biology) (or recognised equivalent degree) and within the conditions of enrolling in a PhD.

Students that are currently in their 2nd year may apply, but their selection will be conditioned by obtaining their degree in the first exam session (June).

Skills required

  • High scientific level ;
  • Excellent pedagogic and teaching abilities;
  • Sense of organisation and autonomy;
  • Good integration potential in the teaching team;
  • Punctuality and reliability in the execution of tasks and assignments.
  • Required Languages :
    - French: (excellent)
    - English : (good)
  • Courses covered

    The applicant will join the pedagogic team of the pedagogic coordination in biology.

    The teaching assignments focus on the first cycle of biological sciences, bio-engineering sciences, geographical sciences and pharmaceutical sciences (Bachelor level); the main courses are: General ecology, Bases of Organism Biology, Molecular Bases of Life Sciences, Botany/Plant Science. The details of the teaching assignment will be decided by the pedagogic coordination commission (for additional information, please contact Mr. J.-C. de Biseau – jcbiseau@ulb.ac.be).

    The activities also include development and correction of exercises, surveillance and corrections of tests, exam interrogations of students, and the preparation of these activities.

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