Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information

Full Professor: Information and Communication Technologies and Social Life
Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is the fastest-rising university in the world’s Top 50 and ranked 39th globally. NTU is also placed 1st amongst the world’s best young universities while its Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information ranks 6th internationally among communication and media programmes. The Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information seeks a Full Professor with a strong record of high-quality research published in leading journals and a commitment to mentoring the next generation of communication and information scholars.

We are casting a broad net, looking first and foremost for an outstanding scholar to join our dynamic faculty. The ideal candidate has an active research programme in or closely related to the study of information and communication technology (ICT) in online relationships, technology-assisted education, online marketing, organisational communication, knowledge management, ambient intelligence, and/or digital law and ethics.

The Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information is a vibrant global leader in communication and information research and education. Recent hires and a high level of support reaffirm the School’s pre-eminence in the disciplines under its aegis. Singapore is a vibrant cosmopolitan city/state with good weather, low crime, rich cultural attractions, exceptional food, and proximity to numerous points of interest in Southeast Asia.

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment (http://www.ntu.edu.sg/ohr/CareerOpportunities/SubmitanApplication/Pages/FacultyPositions.aspx) and send your application package [consisting of cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, a statement of current and future research interest, selected publications, and the names of 5 referees] by 31 December 2014 to:

The Search Committee
Nanyang Technological University
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
31 Nanyang Link, WKWSCI Building
Singapore 637718

Email: faculty-recruit@ntu.edu.sg

Applications sent via email should include the reference “Application for Professor in ICT and Social Life” in the subject line. Enquiries about the position can be addressed to the above email.

Initial review of applications will begin in mid-December 2014 and applications must be received by 31 December 2014. The candidate is expected to start work in July 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Postdoctoral Fellowships
Centre for Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS)
College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

The Centre for Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS), College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University invites applications for postdoctoral fellowships for the Academic Year 2015.

CLASS Postdoctoral Fellowships
The successful candidates will be appointed as CLASS Postdoctoral Fellows and affiliated with one or more than one of the constituent schools of the College—namely, School of Art, Design, and Media, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information.

Applications are welcome for the two research themes below. Preference will be given to projects that cut across disciplinary boundaries in the humanities, arts, and social sciences.

Theme 1: Health and Society
We welcome research situated within the intersection of health and society, including health communication, health economics, health and wellness, and health issues from a literary, historical or philosophical viewpoint.

Theme 2: Global Asia
We invite research on Asian history, culture, and society from a global perspective. Particularly welcome will be topics pertaining to intercultural communication, intercultural dialogue in art and literature, and morality, value and emotion in an intercultural context.

Prerequisites:
Applicants must possess a doctoral degree issued no more than 3 years prior to the time of application (i.e. the degree must have been obtained after Jan 1, 2012). Candidates who are finishing up their degrees must have been conferred their doctoral degrees by July 2015.

Applications:
The application deadline is Jan 9, 2015 (11:59 pm Singapore Time).
Please obtain application details from: http://cohass.ntu.edu.sg/Research/Pages/PostdoctoralFellowships2015.aspx. Only completed applications with the required forms and number of reference letters will be considered.

Further Information:
Successful candidates are expected to begin their fellowships in July or August 2015. The postdoctoral fellowships are for one year, renewable for a second year, subject to satisfactory performance. Appointed fellows may be required to assist in teaching up to the equivalent of one semester-based course per academic year.

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, is ranked among the top 50 universities in the world. It offers attractive remuneration and benefits. For information about the University, please visit www.ntu.edu.sg. For information concerning the postdoctoral fellowships, please contact:

College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences:
Associate Dean (Research)
Email: AD-HASS-RESEARCH@ntu.edu.sg

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information

Assistant Professor (tenure-track) Corporate Communication/Public Relations

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is the fastest-rising university in the world’s Top 50 and ranked 39th globally. NTU is also placed 1st amongst the world’s best young universities. The Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI) at NTU is seeking for an outstanding and innovative scholar to build a programmme of research and teach undergraduate and graduate courses on such topics as corporate communication management, communication leadership, media relations, strategic communication analysis and insights, media and marketing, and corporate business management.

Having a focus on the use of social media and other emerging communication platforms will be a bonus. In addition, the ideal candidate would be able to cross traditional boundaries either in terms of sub-discipline, focus of research, or method (qualitative/quantitative).

A PhD in a relevant discipline is required for this tenure-track Assistant Professorship.

Emoluments and General Terms and Conditions of Service
Salary will be competitive and will commensurate with qualifications and experience. NTU Singapore 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/ohr/CareerOpportunities/TermsandConditions/Pages/FacultyPositions.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/CareerOpportunities/SubmitanApplication/Pages/FacultyPositions.aspx) and send your application package [Consisting of cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, teaching and research statements, names of three potential referees and evidence of teaching effectiveness] by mid-December 2014 to:

The Search Committee
Nanyang Technological University
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
31 Nanyang Link, WKWSCI Building
Singapore 637718
Email: faculty-recruit@ntu.edu.sg

Applications sent via email should include the reference “Application for Assistant Professor in Corporate Communication/ Public Relations” in the subject line. Enquiries about the position can be addressed to the above email.

Review of applications will begin in mid-December 2014 and continue until the position is filled. The candidate is expected to start work in July 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.