SUTD Assistant Professorships

Job Req ID:  591
Employee Category:  Faculty

SUTD Assistant Professorships 


The SUTD Assistant Professorships (SAP) is a prestigious research award designed to attract and support exceptional young scientific talent to lead their own independent research group. 


Successful candidates will be awarded the following:


  • Research funding of up to SGD$1 million. The funding can be used for research set up costs, funding of research staff, equipment, consumables and travel expenses subject to SUTD’s terms and conditions.
  • Attractive remuneration package. Settling-in and housing allowances will be provided for international candidates in accordance to SUTD’s prevailing policies, if applicable.
  • Hold tenure-track appointments in SUTD, with an opportunity to lead and advance SUTD’s research agenda.




  • Applicants must hold a doctorate degree or equivalent prior to the commencement of the SAP.
  • Applicants should ideally be early career researchers (postdoctoral fellow or equivalent) with outstanding research achievements.
  • Open to application from all disciplines.