Postdoctoral Fellow, Lee Kong Chian School of Business

20 Feb 2023
End of advertisement period
19 Mar 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Full Time | Contract
  • Manager
  • Doctorate or equivalent
  • Singapore | Closing On 19 Mar 2023

1-year contract*

About Us

Singapore Management University is a place where high-level professionalism blends together with a healthy informality. The 'family-like' atmosphere among the SMU community fosters a culture where employees work, plan, organise and play together – building a strong collegiality and morale within the university.

Our commitment to attract and retain talent is ongoing. We offer attractive benefits and welfare, competitive compensation packages, and generous professional development opportunities – all to meet the work-life needs of our staff. No wonder, then, that SMU continues to be given numerous awards and recognition for its human resource excellence.

Job Description

  • Contribute to building a business school-wide research excellence on innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • Conducting studies using data from a large conglomerate and Singaporean case studies on open innovation.
  • Data analysis and assist in the writeup of influenctial papers on innovation.
  • Assist in the development a grant proposal on innovation.
  • Conducting field interventionsand experiments in the research areas of innovation and entrepreneurship. Co- design and manage these research projects. 
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  • Recent Ph.D. graduate or a doctoral candidate close to finishing with a deep interest in intervening in the field to make a difference.
  • Skills in quantitative and qualitative methods of inquiry.
  • Disciplinary background in management or related social science disciplines is preferred. 
  • Candidates with other scientific backgrounds who want to transition into management research and who are interested in conducting field experiments are also encouraged to apply. 
  • Ability to work with large datasets, programming, data analyses, visualization, administer research projects, and synthesis of academic literature. 

Other Information

*Contract may be renewable subject to business needs and the individual's performance.