Faculty Member - Tenure-Track (Science, Mathematics and Technology)

Job Req ID:  989
Employee Category:  Faculty
Department:  SCI,MATH & Technology

Job Description and Requirements


The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is a young and growing university with a unique structure and mission in the vibrant nation of Singapore. SUTD features a focus on design from an engineering and technological perspective, an intimate student to faculty ratio, an innovative active-based learning pedagogy, an interdisciplinary pillar organization, a stellar faculty, and a beautiful new campus. SUTD was established in 2009, in collaboration with MIT and Zhejiang University, as the fourth public funded university in Singapore. SUTD is also considered by international experts as an emerging leader in engineering education:  http://news.mit.edu/2018/reimagining-and-rethinking-engineering-education-0327


The Science, Mathematics and Technology (SMT) cluster has an open position to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor with a strong record of scholarly research, and with a PhD in any of the following fields: Applied Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and related areas. Postdoctoral experience after the PhD degree is desired. We are particularly interested in candidates with an open mind towards multidisciplinary research and whose research area, methods and/or tools can impact multiple fields and society.       


Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to developing and maintaining an active research program. Candidates should be able to teach undergraduate courses in applied mathematics, modeling/simulation and physics related courses. We are particularly interested in individuals with a strong and genuine interest in promoting STEM education at levels. The successful candidate can look forward to internationally competitive remuneration, attractive research startup packages and grant opportunities, and assistance for relocation to Singapore. We expect the successful candidate to start working in September 2023 or earlier.         


Additional information about the university and the SMT cluster and SUTD can be found at www.sutd.edu.sg and https://smt.sutd.edu.sg/.

Application Requirements


Applications will be accepted online at https://sutd.edu.sg/About/Overview/Careers-with-SUTD and the review of applications will start on 15 March 2023.


Candidates should submit your full application package, it should include:


  • Complete resume with full publication list (Including Statement of interest / Cover letter)

  • Research statement / plans

  • Teaching statement / plans

  • 3 Research papers

  • Contact information of 3 referees