Yale-NUS College, a collaboration between the National University of Singapore and Yale University, invites applicants for a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank in the interdisciplinary area of Urban Studies. Applications are welcome from any relevant social or spatial discipline. An interest in Asian urbanism or cities in a comparative perspective is desirable, but not necessary.
Applicants should have a relevant PhD and be active researchers with a commitment to creative and effective undergraduate teaching and mentoring. The incoming faculty member would join a committed team dedicated to the development and teaching of the Urban Studies Major (see https://urbanstudies.yale-nus.edu.sg/) and Yale-NUS’s flagship Common Curriculum (see https://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/curriculum/common-curriculum/).
The appointee will be expected to begin their duties in time for the start of the 2018-2019 academic year. Salary, benefits, and leave policies will be competitive at an international level. Yale-NUS College is committed to supporting faculty research through various grants, research, and travel allowances.
How to apply
Review of application begins 1 September 2017 and continues until the position is filled. To apply, visit: https://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/careers/faculty/academic-appointments/. For general inquiries, please refer to http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg, or email: Enquiry_SocialSciencesDiv@yale-nus.edu.sg.
Yale-NUS College values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. For additional information about the College and the faculty hiring process, including submission guidelines, please visit our website at: http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/careers/faculty/.
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