Associate/Full Professor of Political Science

National University of Singapore - Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science at the National University of Singapore invites applications for an Associate or Full Professor in any of its subfields, which are Comparative Politics, Governance and Public Policy, International Relations, and Political Theory. Candidates should have an outstanding record of research and publication and be able to provide evidence of superior teaching and proven capacity for leadership. The Department of Political Science and the National University of Singapore are highly research-oriented. The teaching load is three modules year academic year. Compensation is competitive and includes eligibility for annual performance bonuses and salary increments, subsidized housing, medical benefits, and substantial research support.

The Department( has a strong faculty of about twenty-five scholars working in all areas of political science. Faculty and students can take advantage of resources in the Asia Research Institute, the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, the Yale-NUS Liberal Arts College, and various research institutes including the Asia-Europe Foundation and the Institutes of Asian and South-East Asian Studies as well as other parts of the University. NUS( is a leader in research and higher education in Asia and is located in a thriving and liveable global city.

Applicants should send a CV, a letter detailing their teaching and research interests, and letters from three referees to the Chair of the Search Committee at 

To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by 15 September 2017.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be notified.

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