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Open-rank Faculty Position in OB/HR at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

  • 1.  Open-rank Faculty Position in OB/HR at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

    Posted 07-26-2021 08:58


    The Nanyang Business School (NBS) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) invites applications for an Open-Rank Faculty position (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) in the area of Organizational Behavior or Human Resources. The position is open to interest/research area, although there is some preference for those scholars working in the Leadership area.


    Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree from a recognized university. Preferred candidates will have an outstanding research record in top-tier management-journal publications or high-quality works-in-progress targeted toward top journals, especially those in the field of management (e.g., AMJ, AMR, SMJ, JAP, PPsych, OBHDP, ASQ, and OrgSci). In addition, applicants must show promise or evidence of teaching excellence at undergraduate and/or graduate-level.

    Key Benefits:

    NBS offers an internationally-competitive salary commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience, as well as funding support for research and conference travel. The University will also provide subsidized on-campus housing, whereby residents have easy access to sports, F&B, childcare, and healthcare facilities on a campus frequently listed among the Top 15 Most Beautiful in the World. Faculty members also enjoy a low-tax environment (tax rate for the first US$100,000 income averages about 10%).

    Application Procedures:

    The position will remain open until filled, however, the review of applications will begin on September 10, 2021. Interested candidates should submit the following documents via the NTU career portal by this date (https://ntu.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers/job/NTU-Main-Campus-Singapore/Assistant-Professor-in-Organizational-Behaviour-Human-Resource_R00005494-1): 

    • Cover Letter
    • Curriculum vitae with a full list of publications
    • Short statements of research and teaching interests
    • Published articles/working papers (at least 2 of them)
    • Three (3) references with addresses, email addresses and phone numbers

    Interested senior-level scholars (e.g., full professors) may just email a cover letter and CV with the subject of Open-rank Faculty Position to be considered.

    Cover letter to be addressed to:

    Professor Jason D. Shaw

    Shaw Foundation Chair in Business

    Head, Division of Leadership, Management & Organization

    Nanyang Business School

    Nanyang Technological University

    Singapore 639798


    For enquiries, please write to Ms Wendy Tan (wendytan@ntu.edu.sg).

    About the Division:

    The Division of Leadership, Management and Organization is a community of more than thirty international scholars from fifteen different countries, with PhDs from research-intensive universities on four continents. Faculty regularly publish in the top management journals including Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Applied Psychology, Organization Science, and Strategic Management Journal, among others. Current interest areas among our research faculty include social networks, work transitions and adjustment, turnover, cultural intelligence, financial incentives, leadership, ethics, and teams.

    About the School:

     As a premier business school in a leading technological university, Nanyang Business School (NBS) is the nexus of world-class innovation, research, and business education. Situated within NTU's technology and innovation ecosystem, we are uniquely positioned to create and share knowledge on how cutting-edge technologies can be leveraged for enterprise transformation and a smart economy. Located in Singapore, the heart of East-West culture and business, NBS aims to develop leaders who are able to innovate for the future, lead and transform organizations with cultural dexterity, and build sustainable enterprises in Asia and globally. 

    NBS is AACSB- and EQUIS-accredited and is currently ranked No. 35 in the 2020 Financial Times (FT) Global MBA ranking and No. 8 in Asia Pacific. We have been consistently ranked among the top 40 in the FT Global rankings. 

    About NTU:

     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.

     For more information, please visit www.ntu.edu.sg.




    Jason D. Shaw
    Professor and Shaw Foundation Chair in Business
    Head, Division of Leadership, Management, and Organization
    Nanyang Business School / NTU / Singapore