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 ( 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 cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, teaching and research statements, names of three potential referees and evidence of teaching effectiveness] by 17 November 2014 to:

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

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 late November 2014 and continue until the position is filled. The candidate is expected to start work in July 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.