Tenure-track Assistant Professor Position in Maritime Studies

Singapore (SG)
22 Aug 2016
End of advertisement period
19 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Tenure-track Assistant Professor Position in Maritime Studies

Nanyang Technological University - School of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Sustainable Earth

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 13th globally. It is also the world's top young university and ranks 6th globally for Engineering and Technology.

NTU's School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) aspires to be a leading school for Sustainable Urban Systems. Currently, it has over 60 faculty members and more than 1,500 students, and is rapidly expanding its range of educational and research activities. Its faculty has led major university-wide strategic research thrusts in space creation, water research and sustainable built environment. Going forward, CEE is addressing critical problems in urban systems such as building and energy systems, sustainability of urban cities, and resiliency to natural and unnatural risks.
To fuel further development, we invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the following area of Maritime Studies.

Candidates must possess a PhD degree in relevant disciplines with expertise in areas such as maritime data analytics, marine environment and energy, shipping finance and management, maritime regulatory framework, maritime simulation and modelling, international trade and brokering, multi-modal transport, global strategy and risk analysis.

Candidates should preferably have at least 2 years of postdoctoral experience and teaching experience at the tertiary level. 

The successful candidate is expected to work independently and jointly with other faculty members to attract funding in the relevant areas of research, and demonstrate an ability to teach graduate and undergraduate level courses related to Maritime Studies.

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 for Academic Appointments.

Application Procedure

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines 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 3 referees] by 30 November 2016 to:
The Search Committee Chair, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Blk N1, Level 1, Rm N1-01a-16
50 Nanyang Avenue
Singapore 639798

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

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.