Assistant Professor in Sociology (Health and Society)

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Singapore,
Job Type: FullTime


School of Social Sciences

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) is ranked among the world’s top universities. The School of Social Sciences offers undergraduate and graduate degree programmes in a range of disciplines and actively promotes interdisciplinary learning and research.

Assistant Professor in Sociology (Health and Society)

The School of Social Sciences at NTU Singapore invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Sociology. We are looking for candidates in the field of health and society with a strong background in quantitative methods. The successful candidate will be based in the Sociology Programme, where research and teaching are innovative and international in scope, with an emphasis on Asian societies.

Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in Sociology or a related social science discipline at the time of appointment, demonstrable evidence of excellence in research and teaching, and commitment to university service. The successful applicant is expected to teach in English at both undergraduate and graduate levels. For further information about the Sociology Programme, please see:


NTU Singapore offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and a comprehensive benefits package. The University provides strong support for faculty research, including start-up grants.

Application Procedure

The closing date for applications is 30 April 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Please submit your application through the NTU career portal

Cover letter: please describe your motivation to join the Sociology Programme and provide a summary of your planned teaching and research activities.

Curriculum vitae: please include names and email addresses of three potential referees

Research statement

Teaching statement: please include student evaluations (if any)

Hiring Institution: NTU

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