Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor, Conservation Science and Sustainability

20 Apr 2022
End of advertisement period
19 Jun 2022
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Biological Sciences

The Department of Biological Sciences (DBS), National University of Singapore (NUS), invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in Conservation Science and Sustainability.

We are looking for highly motivated researchers who have a strong passion for teaching. Successful applicants are expected to push the boundaries of conservation science through transdisciplinary research. They will be teachers at heart willing to inspire the future generations of conservation and sustainability practitioners in the region. Applicants will have an outstanding publication record in the fields of conservation science, sustainability, and related disciplines such as conservation marketing or conservation psychology. Applicants should be able to create links between environmental sciences and business sustainability through their research and interactions with industry. Applicants would also be comfortable developing and teaching transdisciplinary modules such as conservation planning, green finance, business sustainability or environmental impact assessment.

The position offers a unique opportunity to be part of a global leading university, collaborating with top colleagues in the areas of ecology and evolution, and be located at the epicenter of the global biodiversity crisis. The university offers internationally competitive salary packages in Singapore’s low tax environment. The Department is committed to achieving excellence and diversity among its faculty, and female and minority candidates are encouraged to apply for the position.

Interested, strong candidates with PhD and postdoctoral experience should forward a letter of intent describing their career goals, research plans, teaching interests, curriculum vitae and provide the names of at least five academic referees.

Please send the application materials to:

Chair, Search Committee (c/o Ms. Norizan binti Selamat)
Department of Biological Sciences
National University of Singapore 14 Science Drive 4
Singapore 117543
Fax: (65) 6779 5671; Email:

Closing date of application: Search will continue until a suitable candidate is found

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