Full Professor or Associate Professor in History, Asia

Aug 13, 2021
End of advertisement period
Dec 31, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Humanities

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 12th globally. It is also placed 1st among the world’s best young universities.

The School of Humanities at NTU Singapore pursues disciplinary excellence and promotes interdisciplinary teaching and research. The School aims to equip our students with up-to-date knowledge, critical thinking competence, research expertise, and communication skills to enable them to realise their potential and aspirations and to make lasting contributions to Singapore and beyond.

Full Professor or Associate Professor in History (Asia)

The School of Humanities invites outstanding academics to apply for a faculty position in History at the rank of Full Professor or Associate Professor (with tenure). Candidates should possess a distinguished track record of publications in Asian Studies or History of Asia. The sub-region and time period of specialisation is open. Historical approaches with transnational and global dimensions are welcome.

The successful applicant is expected to provide academic leadership in the subject area of History within the School of Humanities and to engage actively in research, teaching, and service. NTU’s comprehensive History programme has particular strengths in the history of science, technology, medicine, the environment, and business. It currently offers a Major and a Minor in History, and MA and PhD programmes.

The salary is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package.

Application Procedure

The closing date for applications is 31 December 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Applicants are invited to submit their applications (cover letter, CV, research and teaching statements, and Google Scholar citation report if available) through the NTU career portal https://ntu.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers/job/NTU-Main-Campus-Singapore/Full-Professor-of-East-Asian-History_R00004079 .

Enquiries about the position may be addressed to:

Chair, History Search Committee

Email: Historysearch@ntu.edu.sg