Professor and Head of Studies, Psychology

Yale-NUS College

Yale-NUS College, a collaboration between the National University of Singapore and Yale University, seeks to appoint an accomplished scholar to assume a senior role in the Psychology program. Applicants should be internationally recognised scholars with an active research profile and a commitment to creative and effective undergraduate teaching and mentoring. Applicants may have a specialization in any relevant area of Psychology. 

The successful candidate would play a lead role in the continuing development and teaching of the Psychology Major and the Yale-NUS Common Curriculum (see http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/curriculum/common-curriculum). They would also maintain an active research profile in their specialist area. As Head of Studies they would shape the vision for the Psychology Major, lead curriculum development and coordination, recruit and mentor faculty, and uphold standards for promotion and tenure. 

The position will be a tenured appointment in Psychology, which sits within the Division of Social Sciences. The appointee will be expected to begin their duties in time for the start of the 2017-2018 academic year. Salary, benefits, and leave policies will be competitive at an international level. Yale-NUS College is committed to supporting faculty research through various grants, research, and travel allowances.  

The executive search firm Perrett Laver will support Yale-NUS College in identifying and evaluating candidates. Contact Perrett Laver for further information at Yale-NUS@perrettlaver.com or +44 (0) 207 340 6200. Submit the following materials for full consideration: a cover letter explaining why the position is of interest; a full CV; statements on research interests and teaching experience/philosophy, including how these might fit with the College’s particular mission and curriculum; and the names and contact information of three academic referees. These can be uploaded at http://www.perrettlaver.com/candidates  quoting reference 2149. 

Review of applications will begin on 16th January 2017 and will continue until the position is filled; early application is encouraged. 

The College values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. For more information about Yale-NUS College, please visit http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/

Candidates should understand that by sharing information with Yale-NUS College via Perrett Laver, they authorize Yale-NUS College to use their personal data for the purposes of this application. Candidates may also understand that Yale-NUS College will not use their data for any purposes beyond those relevant to the application process, and that their data remains secure and confidential.

Share this job
     
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:

Subject Area(s):

Location(s):

Asia & Middle East