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Assistant or Associate Professor of Chinese Politics (Deadline: January 31, 2019)

Organization Name: 
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Description: 

The S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), a Graduate School of Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, is a leading research and teaching institution in strategic and international affairs and policy-oriented think-tank in the Asia-Pacific region. The School invites applications for the following tenure- track position:

Assistant or Associate Professor in the following specialization: Chinese Politics

Applicants are expected to have a research interest in Chinese politics and teach courses on China and comparative politics in Asia. The successful candidate should hold a Ph.D. in political science and will join the school’s China Programme.

The successful candidate will teach up to three (3) courses a year in the School's Master of Science Programmes.

Applicants are also expected to contribute to the School's research agenda, contribute to team research and policy-oriented projects, teach in short executive programmes, and organize conferences and seminars. Experience in policy- relevant research and publication would be useful. Additional research funding may be available through policy-oriented think tank functions of the School.

The initial appointment will be for four (4) years, with further contracts to be considered by the relevant School Reappointment Committee. A candidate with the appropriate qualifications and experience may be appointed at the Associate Professor level..

Information and Application Process Instructions All applicants should submit the following:

1.    A cover letter specifying how your qualifications match the job description; A detailed curriculum vitae (including records of competitive grants and graduate supervision, if applicable);

2.    Statements of research and teaching interests and, teaching evaluation if applicable;

3.    Three (3) published articles or writing samples;

4.    Names, addresses, email and phone numbers of at least 6 referees:

a)  If you are applying for the Assistant Professor position, your referees must be of the rank of Associate Professor;

b)  If you are applying for the Associate Professor position, your referees must be of the rank of Professor

5.      A completed Application for Employment form (Download the application form HERE.)

If you are interested, please write in (or email) to:

The Search Committee

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Block S4, Level B4,

Nanyang Avenue Singapore 639798

Email:  rsisrecruitment@ntu.edu.sg

Applications will close on 31 January 2019.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.