Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities and Social Sciences – Applications are now open!

Closing Date: 31st July 2013.

As a young and dynamic institution, the School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) at Nanyang Technological University is pleased to announce that seven Postdoctoral Fellowships are to be awarded in the academic year starting from August 2013. The fellowships are to be hosted by the School-level research clusters.

For more information about HSS research clusters and Centre for Chinese Language and Culture (CCLC), please visit here.

Eligibility:

  • Outstanding and promising candidates who have received his/her PhD in the humanities and social sciences from a reputable University;
  • Candidates’ research interests should lie within the broad themes of the chosen clusters and identified research areas;

The successful candidates are expected to undertake cutting-edge research in one of the
chosen fields either jointly with the NTU counterparts or independently as well as to assist
research clusters’ research activities such as organizing workshops.

Subject to mutual agreement, postdoctoral fellows may undertake some light teaching (no more than one course per academic year) in a relevant disciplinary department at HSS.

Duration: One year (renewable for up to another year, subject to funding availability and
performance appraisal).

Salary: Competitive remuneration plus research expense support.
Interested candidates are invited to send a complete Curriculum Vita including a cover letter and
the attached official application form.

Three reference letters are to be sent directly by the referees to VD-HSS-RES@ntu.edu.sg. Please email your application documents to VD-HSSRES@ntu.edu.sg. The application closing date is July 31, 2013. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

For more information on the applications, please visit our website:
http://www.hss.ntu.edu.sg/AboutHSS/Pages/Research.aspx

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