NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Assistant Professor: Information Studies

Location
Singapore (SG)
Posted
28 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 12th globally. It is also placed 1st amongst the world’s best young universities. NTU’s Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information seeks new faculty colleagues with a strong record of high-quality research and a commitment to mentoring the next generation of communication and information scholars. 

Assistant Professor: Information Studies 
We are looking for a scholar-teacher working in the area of information and knowledge management. Ideally, the candidate would have experience in utilizing big data analytics in information and knowledge management contexts. The candidate is expected to possess a doctorate in an appropriate field from a reputable university.

The Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information is a vibrant global leader in communication and information research and education.
Recent hires and a high level of support reaffirm the School’s pre-eminence in the disciplines under its aegis. Singapore is a vibrant cosmopolitan city/state with good weather, low crime, rich cultural attractions, exceptional food, and proximity to numerous points of interest in Southeast Asia.   

Emoluments and General Terms and Conditions of Service
Salary will be competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package. Information on emoluments and general terms and conditions of service is available in the section on Terms and Conditions (http://bit.ly/1V80Rf4) for Academic Appointments. 

Application Procedures
To apply, please refer to the Guidelines (http://bit.ly/1LDnrKk) for submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment and send your application package [consisting of cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, a statement of current and future research interest, teaching statement, effectiveness of teaching (If any), selected publications, and the names of 5 referees] by 25 November 2018 to:

The Search Committee 
Nanyang Technological University 
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information 
31 Nanyang Link, WKWSCI Building 
Singapore 637718 

Email: faculty-recruit@ntu.edu.sg 

Applications sent via email should include the reference “Application for Assistant Professor in Information Studies” in the subject line. Enquiries about the position can be addressed to the above email. 

Review of the applications will begin on 26 November 2018 and continue until the position is filled. The candidate is expected to start in July/ December 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.