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Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Philosophy

School of Humanities, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Job category Junior faculty / Tenure-track or similar
AOS Philosophy with expertise in European continental traditions
AOS categories Continental Philosophy
AOC European Continental traditions
AOC categories Continental Philosophy
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Location Singapore, Singapore, Nanyang Drive, Singapore
Start date July 2018
Job description

School of Humanities
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 Humanities at NTU Singapore pursues disciplinary excellence and promotes interdisciplinary teaching and research. The School aims to equip our students with up-to-date knowledge, critical thinking competence, research expertise, and communication skills to enable them to realise their potential and aspirations and to make lasting contributions to Singapore and beyond. 

Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Philosophy

The School of Humanities invites application for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Philosophy with expertise in European continental traditions broadly construed.

Candidates should possess a PhD in philosophy or related fields. Candidates should also demonstrate a strong track record or potential for research as well as a commitment to teaching excellence and administrative service. Selection will be based on evidence of potential for high-quality research and effective teaching.

The usual workload includes teaching two courses per semester, conducting scholarly research and contributing to university services. NTU offers competitive annual salaries and strong support for faculty research, including grants for travel and conferences.

Emoluments
Salary is competitive and will be 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/NSS/NSSHumanResources/Pages/General-Terms-for-Faculty-Positions.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 email your application package (consisting of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, teaching and research statements, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), a writing sample, and the names and email addresses of three potential referees) to:

The Search Committee, Philosophy
School of Humanities
Nanyang Technological University
14 Nanyang Drive
Singapore 637332

Email: Philosophy-Search@ntu.edu.sg

Applications sent via email should include a reference to “Assistant Professor (Philosophy)” in the subject line. Please send your enquiries about the position to the above email address.

Closing date for application is 31 December 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. The successful candidate is expected to assume duty in July 2018.

How to apply
Application type Email
Web address to apply http://www.ntu.edu.sg/ohr/career/submit-an-applica...
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Hard deadline December 31, 2017, 11:59pm SGT
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Contact name The Search Committee, Philosophy
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Scheduled expiry date December 31, 2017, 11:59pm SGT
Last updated October 12, 2017, 11:36am EST
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