Assistant / Associate / Full Professor in Physical and Computational Chemistry

Singapore (SG)
24 Jan 2017
23 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore is ranked 13th globally. It is placed 1st amongst the world's best young universities and ranked 5th in the world, for Chemistry on the Nature index recently.

The Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, NTU is currently seeking applications from individuals who have or can establish a strong research program in the following areas:

  1. Theoretical/computational chemistry. We are seeking candidates who can complement and/or strengthen our division’s strength in organic synthesis, material chemistry, biological chemistry, nanoscience and ultrafast laser spectroscopy.
  2. Experimental physical chemistry. We are seeking candidates who have expertise in super resolution microscopy and/or laser spectroscopy.

The successful applicant will be expected to develop an independent, internationally recognized research programme, conduct undergraduate and graduate level teaching, and supervise graduate research students. Joint appointment with the School of Biological Sciences or other relevant schools at NTU is possible subjected to the research expertise and vision of the candidate.

All candidates must have a PhD (or equivalent) degree and preferably post-doctoral research experiences. Selection will be based in part on a record of research publications in internationally recognized peer-reviewed journals, the ability to obtain extramural funding and the ability to conduct effective teaching at the undergraduate level.

Salary will commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for Submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment at

Electronic submission of application is encouraged and should be forwarded to: Search Committee Chair, Professor Shunsuke CHIBA:

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. All applications and materials submitted will be held in strict confidence.