Adjunct Assistant Professor

Updated: 27 days ago
Location: Singapore,
Job Type: PartTime

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

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.

School of Biological Sciences

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Adjunct Assistant Professor

The School of Biological Sciences (SBS), College of Science (CoS) at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore seeks outstanding candidates to apply for an Adjunct Assistant Professor.

SBS is searching for individuals with a well-defined research vision and an outstanding track record of publications in top journals. The successful candidate will establish and maintain an independent extramurally funded research program. The successful candidate is expected to show a strong commitment to departmental undergraduate and graduate mentoring and teaching.

An exciting opportunity exists for mid-career scientists with practical experience in businesses relating to biotechnological, biomedical or healthcare industry to join the School of Biological Sciences at NTU as adjunct assistant professor in BioBusiness. All experience in BioBusiness will be valued, but preference will be given to individuals with exposure to a diversity of BioBusiness and an acumen for technical and regulatory challenges associated with this market.

SBS and CoS seeks a diverse and inclusive workforce and is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all and recruit on the basis of merit, regardless of age, race, gender, religion, marital status and family responsibilities, or disability.


The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to practice-oriented courses and/or learning activities for the BioBusiness component of the programme. In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to draw on his/her contacts and connections to bring about new internship and project opportunities for the students in the programme.

All candidates must have a PhD or MD (or other equivalent) degree and preferably industry or business experiences.

Closing Date (only state for MCF job adv):        

The closing date for applications is 1 month from posting date.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants are invited to submit the CV through the NTU career portal. The post applied for should be clearly stated in your application.

If there are any enquiries, you seek more information from Assoc Prof Li Hoi Yeung, [email protected].

Hiring Institution: NTU

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