NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Lecturer in Economics 1

Location
Singapore
Posted
29 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
29 Jul 2022
Ref
9208044
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Yale-NUS College is a highly selective liberal arts and science college in Singapore. Co-founded by Yale University and the National University of Singapore, the College is committed to excellence in research and teaching within a full residential programme that integrates living and learning.  Its curriculum educates students in Asian and Western intellectual traditions as well as current scientific thought.  

The College is seeking to hire a full-time Lecturer in Economics. Preferred fields of specialization are Applied Microeconomics (including but not limited to behavioral, development, and environmental economics) and Econometrics. Applicants in all fields will also be considered. This appointment will be for one year, starting in the Academic Year 2022-2023.

The successful candidate is expected to teach five (5) courses in the general area of Economics. Advising students and other services will also be required as needed.

The College offers competitive salaries that are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Qualifications

  •  PhD in Economics
  •  Undergraduate teaching experience

Covid-19 Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presences are required. 

Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with Yale-NUS/NUS.

More Information

Application Procedure

Applications should consist of the following: a cover letter explaining why the position at Yale-NUS is of interest; a full curriculum vitae, including a complete list of publications; a statement on teaching experience and teaching philosophy, including how these might fit with the College’s particular mission and curriculum; teaching evaluations, a list of three reference letter writers, and other relevant documents.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Yale-NUS College achieves excellence through the diversity of its students, faculty, and staff and by embracing inclusivity, equity, and global engagement. We encourage applications by diverse individuals with a demonstrated commitment to these values. For more information about the College, please visit https://www.yale-nus.edu.sg

Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA)

Candidates should understand that by sharing information with Yale-NUS, they authorise the College to use their personal data for the purposes of this application. The College will not use their data for other purposes and ensure that their data remains secure and confidential 

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Yale-NUS College
Department: Division of Social Sciences

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