National University of Singapore (NUS)

Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in NUS Chemistry

National University of Singapore

Singapore, Solomon Islands

The Department of Chemistry at National University of Singapore (NUS) is seeking outstanding candidates for tenure-track faculty positions in all chemistry disciplines, with preferences in the following areas:

1) Biochemistry/Chemical Biology

2) Energy/Environmental Chemistry

3) Artificial Intelligence in Chemistry

4) Polymer Chemistry

Successful candidates would be expected to

• have a Ph.D. in chemistry or relevant disciplines and preferentially with postdoctoral experience

• possess a strong track record of publications

• establish an internationally recognized research program

• be competitive for external research funding

• have a strong commitment to teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels, and

• supervise undergraduate, master and doctoral students

Successful candidates will receive

1) A tenure-track position with an attractive salary package as an assistant professor at NUS

2) Up to SGD 1 million in a start-up research grant + Scholarships to hire Ph.D. students

3) A white space fund of SGD250,000

4) An opportunity to compete for the NRF Fellowship from Singapore National Research Foundation, which comes with a five-year research grant of up to SGD 3 million

Singapore’s pro-research, pro-education and pro-talent environment will suit scientists seeking to live and work in a progressive and dynamic environment.

Interested candidates should email the following as soon as possible to Ms June Chan (junechan@nus.edu.sg):

 CV with a complete list of publications

 Three letters of reference including one from the applicant’s main supervisor (to be sent directly by the external referees to junechan@nus.edu.sg). The letters of reference should address the following questions with reference to the candidate:

1) “How do you compare [the candidate] with other recent graduates of your programme, specifically, [list graduates with good placements]?”

2) "To which departments in the National Research Council (NRC) list (http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/resdoc/) would you recommend the candidate for tenure-track position?"

 A statement of research and a 3-page research plan with a proposed start-up research budget and utilization plan

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Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in NUS Chemistry