Tenure-track Associate Professor in Urban Environmental Resource Management

Singapore (SG)
03 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tenure-track Associate Professor Faculty position in Urban Environmental Resource Management

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 11th globally. It is also the world's top young university and ranks 4th 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 challenges 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 tenure-track Associate Professor Faculty position in the area of Urban Environmental Resource Management.

Candidates should have an earned PhD degree in Urban Environmental Resource Management with an outstanding academic record and a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching.  Leadership in conducting inter-disciplinary research and collaboration with industry is also essential. 

The specific area of interests include Integrated Waste Management on use-inspired 3R (Residues, Resource and Reclamation) research and translation for Singapore, Asia and Pacific region.  Some potential research directions might include waste to energy, waste to materials, site remediation, land reclamation, and integrated waste management.  

The candidate should be able to provide academic leadership through demonstrating and fostering excellence in R&D, teaching and professional activity within the School and academic discipline. The ideal candidate should be an internationally recognized expert in the field of Urban Environmental Resource Management, while should also help the School to develop interdisciplinary research programs as well as contribute to teaching excellence at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

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 via Email to 

Applications sent via email should include the reference “Application for Associate Professor Faculty position in the area of Urban Environmental Resource Management” in the subject line. 

Application remains open until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.