Vacancy: School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University

School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


The Division of Sociology in HSS strongly emphasizes significant research and effective teaching. The thrust of the Division’s research and teaching is innovative, international and comparative, with special focus on the analysis of social change in Asian societies.

For further information about the Division, please refer to the following website:

The Division is especially interested in candidates with expertise in medical sociology and advanced quantitative methods or computational data analysis.

Those with additional expertise in Southeast Asian studies will receive priority of consideration. Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in Sociology and proven evidence of excellence in research and teaching. The successful applicant is expected to teach in English at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.


Emoluments and General Terms & Conditions of Service

Salary will be competitive and will 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 of Service for Academic Appointments.


Application Procedure

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for Submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment ( and send your application package (consisting of a cover letter, personal particular form, curriculum vitae, a statement of research with current projects and future plans, a statement on teaching, as well as the names and contact details of three referees, and a sample publication) to:


The Search Committee
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
14 Nanyang Drive, #05-36
Singapore 637332
Fax: (65) 6794 6303


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