ETH Zurich is one of the world’s leading universities specialising in science and technology. It is renowned for its excellent education, its cutting-edge fundamental research and its efforts to put new knowledge and innovations directly into practice. The Institute of Biogeochemistry and Pollutant Dynamics (IBP) of ETH Zurich is committed to training and educating the next generation of environmental scientists at the Bachelor and Master levels while providing students with opportunities for self-learning and development. The effectiveness of some of these highly interactive activities require a high degree of coordination among faculty and students. The Institute seeks a motivated and dynamic coordinator for teaching and educational activities.
Teaching coordinator (40%)
The primary tasks of the successful applicant are: The person will coordinate seminars, laboratory and field courses and other educational events for which the institute is responsible. He or she will support the admission process of master students and learning agreements for student mobility and participate in teaching-related committees.
Applicants must have a graduate degree (MSc or PhD) in Environmental Sciences or closely related fields and be fluent in German and English. Independence and commitment to teaching, good communication skills and capacity to interact with students from diverse educational and cultural backgrounds are essential. Ideally, candidates are familiar with the ETH education system.