Job Opening: Assistant/ Associate Professor - Global Chinese Literature for Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)

26 April 2012
Job Opening: Assistant/ Associate Professor - Global Chinese Literature for Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
Deadline: 15 June 2012

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, invites qualified academics who possess PhDs and proven records of accomplishment in teaching and research to apply for a tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the area of Global Chinese Literature and Culture. Applicants specializing in the literature and culture of modern China and/or Chinese diaspora (especially in Southeast Asia) will have an advantage.

For appointment as Associate Professor, distinguished records of scholarly accomplishments that include impactful research publications, relevant experiences in and strong commitment to teaching and programme development are expected. In addition to teaching and research, the successful candidate will be expected to play academic leadership roles in the School/Division.

The successful applicant is expected to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels and to offer courses in both Mandarin and English. Most subjects offered by the Division of Chinese are taught in Mandarin while the administrative language of the University is English.

The Division of Chinese currently offers a Major and a Minor in Chinese, MA and PhD programmes by research, a Minor in Translation and General Elective subjects.

The University offers competitive remuneration packages commensurate with qualification and experience, and also comprehensive benefits.


For inquiries:

For submissions: To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for Submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment and send your application to Division of Chinese, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 14 Nanyang Drive, HSS-03-86, Singapore 637332 or e-mail the required documents to

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