Teaching Assistant in Electrical and Computer Engineering (Al-Ain)
The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of Abu Dhabi University invites applications for two positions of Teaching Assistant in Electrical and Computer Engineering to be based in their Al-Ain Campus. Reporting to the Chair of the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department, the purpose of the job is to provide assistance to faculty members in teaching, learning, and administrative activities.
Duties and Responsibilities:
•Assist in planning, preparing specification, procurement, and installation of new software and hardware for the lab
•Assists faculty members in classroom learning activities
•Delivers two office hours per week for each assigned course
•Assists in class lectures by coaching - “peer teaching”
•Holds discussion classes as the needs of the course might require
•Holds help-sessions for students
•Develops course materials, such as homework problems
•Prepares, administers, and grades homework assignments
•Conducts laboratory sessions, when applicable
•Administers quizzes to the class
•Takes attendance and maintains the class attendance records, maintains accurate and up-to-date records, etc.
•Uploads online absence records
•Assist in preparation of “course files”
•Assist in accreditation related tasks.
•Performs administrative tasks such as photocopying, sorting of handouts, correspondence, etc.
•Performs others duties as required
•Maintains grade records of student assignments on a regular basis
Key Qualification and Skills:
•Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering from an ABET-accredited institution with a CGPA of 3.8+
•Strong problem solving and organizational skills; accuracy and good attention to detail
•Can work with multiple faculty members at the same time
•Has experience with varied ECE software packages and hardware tools including Matlab, Latex, LabView, Multisim, Visual Studio Code, Arduino, Raspberry Pi
•Fluency in spoken and written English
•Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a diverse set of needs
•Must exhibit a positive and helpful attitude
•Excellent communication and collaboration skills. Track record of successful projects.