Scienteens Lab Team member for computer science

University of Luxembourg
February 25, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Fixed Term Contract
Working Time:Full time
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The University About us...

The University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character. The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world. The University focuses among others on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine. Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide forits “international outlook,” #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.

Within the University, the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) is a highly interdisciplinary research ngcentre (IC), integrating experimental biology and computational biology approaches in order to develop the foundation of a future predictive, preventive and personalized medicine.

Within the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB), the Scienteens Lab – De Labo fir Jonker – is the first research lab for high- school students in Luxembourg. It is an extracurricular learning center of the University of Luxembourg that develops and offers workshops designed to spark the interest of high-school students in science, show them the latest trends and technologies in research and supports them in their career choice. Hands- on experiments, supervised by experienced scientists and teachers from various disciplines, provide the students with an insight into scientific research and the day-to-day work in the lab. The workshops currently addressrelevanttopics in biology, mathematics, physics and computer science.

Your Role...

The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in developing new teaching concepts, publishing in respective journals as well as teaching and organizing scientific outreach activities for computer science at the University of Luxembourg for high school students.

What you can expect from the position:

  • Exciting position which will allow you to integrate own ideas and visions
  • Continuous trainings for you to improve your hard and soft skills and topics of interest
  • Working together with colleagues of many different nationalities in a truly multilingual environment
  • Developing new didactic concepts/material to teach computer science
  • Adapt already existing didactic concepts to the landscape of Luxembourg
  • Evaluating existing workshops
  • Improve the current activities based on own results and current scientific knowledge
  • National and international collaboration with partners
  • Teaching hands-on workshops for high schools
  • What we expect from you…
  • Master / PhD in computer science/ education
  • Experience in outreach activities and teaching
  • Team player with strong communication skills
  • In Short...
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 6 Month
  • Work Hours: Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
  • Location: Belval
  • Internal Title: Education programme specialist
  • Job Reference: UOL05536
  • How to apply...

    Applications should be submitted online and include:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover letter
  • Early application is highly encouraged, as the applications will be processed upon reception. Please apply formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered.

    The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.

    In return you will get…
  • Multilingual and international character. Modern institution with a personal atmosphere. Staff coming from 90 countries. Member of the “University of the Greater Region” (UniGR).
  • A modern and dynamic university. High-quality equipment. Close ties to the business world and to the Luxembourg labour market. A unique urban site with excellent infrastructure.
  • A partner for society and industry. Cooperation with European institutions, innovative companies, the Financial Centre and with numerous non-academic partnerssuch as ministries, local governments, associations, NGOs …

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