Professor/Associate Professor - Building in the School of Design and Environment

Singapore (SG)
Aug 03, 2019
End of advertisement period
Feb 02, 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


The Department of Building in the School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore, invites scholar-practitioners with professional skills and expertise in industry to apply for faculty appointments in project and facilities management (PFM), preferably with a particular focus on the management aspects of Facilities Management including, but not limited to infrastructure operations and management and event management, and Project Management including, but not limited to contract and procurement management, project finance, and quantity surveying, on the Practice Track Scheme.   

Candidates should possess a degree, generally with 6 or more years of practice experience at a senior level and demonstrate leadership in the profession.  

About the University and Department
The Department's vision is to become a global leader in project and facilities management. It offers an undergraduate honours programme in Project and Facilities Management, as well as taught graduate programmes in “Building Performance and Sustainability” and “Project Management”. The Department also offers higher degree programmes by research. The two broad areas of research focus are in Project Management and Facilities Management. Information about the Department can be found at 

The National University of Singapore (NUS) is a research-intensive university. The Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2019 has placed NUS at 11th worldwide and first in Asia. The Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings has ranked NUS as 23rd in the world and second in the Asia-Pacific University Rankings in 2019. NUS School of Design and Environment has been named the world's #9 in Architecture/Built Environment in the 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject.   

Successful Candidates
The successful candidates are expected to contribute to education, faculty development, and service, and complement the research efforts of the Department where appropriate. They are also expected to contribute significantly to the outreach activities of the Department. 

The University offers competitive remunerative packages including subsidised housing for expatriate faculty members.

To apply, please email to the Chair of Search Committee ( (i) an application letter; (ii) a detailed current CV; (iii) a statement of teaching philosophy and methodology (maximum 3 pages); and (iv) contact details of 3 referees. 

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The closing date for applications is open until the position is filled.  
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.