Full Professor or Associate Professor in Economics

Singapore (SG)
09 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Social Sciences

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 13th globally. It is also placed 1st among the world’s best young universities.

The School of Social Sciences (SSS) offers undergraduate and graduate degree programmes in a full range of disciplines and actively promotes interdisciplinary learning and research.

Full Professor or Associate Professor in Economics

The School of Social Sciences at NTU invites applications for a Full Professor or Associate Professor in Economics. Economics is a major programme in SSS. It attracts excellent students to its BSocSc, MSc and PhD degree programmes, and it also provides General Elective Courses for the entire university.

All fields will be considered but preference will be given to Microeconomic Theory.

The successful applicant should have a distinguished career as an outstanding educator and researcher, and an acknowledged leader in his/her field. Experience with interdisciplinary collaboration and public engagement will also be valued. The successful applicant will be expected to oversee curriculum review and reform, drive student recruitment, mentor junior faculty, formulate research strategies, and provide leadership within the subject area and the university community.

The School is host to the Economic Growth Centre and the Editorial Office of the Singapore Economic Review. For further information about the School, and Economics, at NTU, please refer to the following website:


The Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package. Information on general terms and conditions of service is available in the section on Terms and Conditions of Service for Academic Appointments. 

Application Procedure

The closing date for applications is November 30, 2020. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Applicants are invited to submit their applications (cover letter, CV, research and teaching statements, and citation report) through the NTU career portal using this link

All applications and enquires should be addressed to:

Search Committee Chair
Professor Euston Quah