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Nanyang Technological Univesity, Singapore

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School of Social Sciences
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458889
Date Posted: 10/12/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Singapore, Singapore, SINGAPORE
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 11th globally. It is also placed 1st among the world’s best young universities.

The School of Social Sciences (SSS) offers undergraduate and graduate degree programmes in a full range of disciplines and actively promotes interdisciplinary learning and research.

Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Economics

The School of Social Sciences at NTU invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Economics. Economics is a major programme in SSS. It attracts excellent students to its BA, MA and PhD degree programmes, and it also provides General Elective Courses for the entire university community.

Selection will be based on evidence of potential for high-quality research and effective teaching. Relevant post-doctoral experience may be an advantage. Candidates should possess a Ph.D.

The successful candidate is expected to teach and develop courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels, including General Education courses, as well as supervise graduate students and undergraduate projects.

All fields will be considered but preference will be given to Environmental Economics, Health and Development, and Labor Economics.

For further information about the School, and Economics, at NTU, please refer to the following website:

The Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package. Information on general terms and conditions of service is available in the section on Terms and Conditions ( of Service for Academic Appointments.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/24/2017
Application Instructions:

Application Procedure
To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for Submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment ( and email your application package [consisting of cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, teaching and research statements, three selected reprint/preprints of publications, and the names and email addresses of three potential referees to:

Assistant Professor Search Committee
School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
14 Nanyang Drive, #04-72
Singapore 637332


Applications sent via email should include a reference to “Assistant Professor in Economics” in the subject line.

Closing date for application is 24 November 2017