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Open Rank Faculty Positions in Information Systems at Nanyang Business School, Singapore

  • 1.  Open Rank Faculty Positions in Information Systems at Nanyang Business School, Singapore

    Posted 08-03-2021 23:45

    The Nanyang Business School (NBS), Nanyang Technological University invites applications for faculty positions in Information Systems at the Lecturer/Senior Lecturer and Assistant/Associate/Full Professor levels.


    About NTU:

    A research-intensive public university, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences, and Graduate colleges. It also has a medical school, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, established jointly with Imperial College London.


    NTU is also home to world-class autonomous institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering – and various leading research centres such as the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI) and Energy Research Institute @NTU (ERI@N).


    Ranked amongst the world's top universities by QS, NTU has also been named the world's top young university for the past seven years. The University's main campus is frequently listed among the Top 15 most beautiful university campuses in the world and has 57 Green Mark-certified (equivalent to LEED-certified) buildings, of which 95% are certified Green Mark Platinum. Apart from its main campus, NTU also has a campus in Novena, Singapore's healthcare district.


    Under the NTU Smart Campus vision, the University harnesses the power of digital technology and tech-enabled solutions to support better learning and living experiences, the discovery of new knowledge, and the sustainability of resources.


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    About the School:

    As a premier business school in a leading technological university, Nanyang Business School (NBS) is the nexus of world-class innovation, research, and business education. Situated within NTU's technology and innovation ecosystem, we are uniquely positioned to create and share knowledge on how cutting-edge technologies can be leveraged for enterprise transformation and a smart economy. Located in Singapore, the heart of East-West culture and business, NBS aims to develop leaders who are able to innovate for the future, lead and transform organizations with cultural dexterity, and build sustainable enterprises in Asia and globally. 


    NBS is AACSB- and EQUIS-accredited and is currently ranked No. 35 in the 2020 Financial Times (FT) Global MBA ranking and No. 8 in Asia Pacific. We have been consistently ranked among the top 40 in the FT Global rankings. NTU Singapore, of which NBS is a part of, has achieved the rank of the first amongst the world's best young universities and the global rank of No. 13 in the most recent QS World University Rankings.



    About the Division:

    The Information Systems (IS) Faculty at Nanyang Business School is a growing and close knit group of faculty members with faculty members publishing in top Information Systems and Management journals such as MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Management Science, Organization Science, Academy of Management Journal among others.


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    Applicants should have earned their Ph.D. degree with a concentration in information systems or a related field and begun to establish a record for research excellence. We look for technically competent candidates with strong research training and a good research pipeline and track record. We are also looking for individuals who have evidence of teaching effectiveness with an interest in teaching in various areas of IT management, including data analytics, domain-specific IT (e.g. Accounting, Finance, Marketing and  Healthcare), and sustainability technologies.


    • Candidates for the Assistant Professor position should have some record of publication in top-tier journal, or evidence of a strong pipeline of papers under review at top-tier journals.


    • Candidates for the Associate Professor position should have an established record of excellence in research and teaching.


    • Candidates for the Full Professor position must demonstrate significant achievements in research and teaching and, in particular, the leadership impact of these scholastic achievements. They must have made substantial contributions to their profession and have international visibility.


    Key Benefits:

    NBS offers an internationally-competitive salary commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience. For appointments at or equivalent to Professorial level and above, a reduced teaching load is provided to new faculty and research-active faculty and generous funding support for research and conference travels is also available. The University will also provide subsidized on-campus housing, whereby residents have easy access to modern sports, F&B, childcare, and healthcare facilities in a campus frequently listed among the Top 15 Most Beautiful in the World. Faculty members also enjoy a low-tax environment (tax rate for the first US$100,000 income averages about 10%).



    Review of applications and shortlisting decision will be on an on-going basis until the position is filled. For the first round of interviews, please send in your applications by 15 September 2021. For the second round of interviews, please send in your applications by 15 October 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the NTU career portal:


    For enquiries, please write to Prof Wai Fong Boh ( or Ms Kwek Cheng Sin (

    Wai Fong Boh
    Nanyang Technological University