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August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Nanyang Technological University

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School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Assistant Professor in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454016
Date Posted: 10/06/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor in Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: SINGAPORE
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is the fastest-rising university in the world’s Top 50 and ranked 39th globally. NTU is also placed 1st amongst the world’s best young universities.

The Division of Economics at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, is a major division in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS). The Division is host to the Economic Growth Centre and the Editorial Office of the Singapore Economic Review. It has 30 faculty members involved in theoretical and applied economics research. Faculty members have special interest in the economies of China, Singapore, ASEAN and other East Asian countries. In addition, faculty members have served as consultants to the Singapore government and to international organizations such as the United Nations, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, Asian Development Bank. The Division offers undergraduate training leading to BA (Hons) in Economics and offers jointly with various Schools double major and double degree programs. It also offers graduate training leading to MA and PhD. Details of the Division can be found at http://econ.hss.ntu.edu.sg/.

The Division invites qualified academics to apply for a faculty position as Assistant Professor. Salaries are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Successful applicants can expect generous support for research including grants for travel and conferences.

Applicants should have completed or nearly completed a PhD in Economics, and should have evidence of potential for high-quality research. Applicants with relevant post-doctoral training are welcome to apply. All fields will be considered.

Emoluments and General Terms and Conditions of Service
Salary will be competitive and will 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 (http://www.ntu.edu.sg/ohr/career/TermsandConditions/Pages/FacultyPositions.aspx) of Service for Academic Appointments.

Application Procedure
To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment (http://www.ntu.edu.sg/ohr/career/submit-an-application/Pages/Faculty-Positions.aspx) and send your application package [consisting of cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, a statement of current and future research interest, selected publications, and the names of three referees] by 25 November 2015 to:

The Search Committee (Economics)
Division of Economics
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
14 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 637332
Fax: (65) 6795 5797
Email: SearchComm_EconsDiv@ntu.edu.sg

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/25/2015
Application Instructions:

Application Procedure
To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment (http://www.ntu.edu.sg/ohr/career/submit-an-application/Pages/Faculty-Positions.aspx) and send your application package [consisting of cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, a statement of current and future research interest, selected publications, and the names of three referees] by 25 November 2015 to:

The Search Committee (Economics)
Division of Economics
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
14 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 637332
Fax: (65) 6795 5797
Email: SearchComm_EconsDiv@ntu.edu.sg