Assistant Professor in Computer Science

Yale-NUS College

Yale-NUS College, a highly selective liberal arts and science college in Singapore, founded by Yale University and the National University of Singapore, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Computer Science. Candidates in all branches of Computer Science will be considered, with a preference for those with research in applied areas. A PhD and postdoctoral experience are required. The successful candidate will work within a multi-disciplinary teaching team to deliver a curriculum typical of those offered by top liberal arts colleges. This will involve contributing to the Yale-NUS Common Curriculum (http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/curriculum/common-curriculum) as well as courses within the Mathematics, Computing, and Statistical Sciences major. Familiarity or experience with the liberal arts system would be advantageous. The successful applicant will also be expected to develop an active research programme that involves student engagement as well as competing for external research funding. The successful candidate will be expected to commence duties, with an expectation of starting in the 2018-2019 academic year. Salary, benefits, and leave policies will be competitive with those at an international level. Yale-NUS College is committed to supporting faculty research through start-up grants, travel allowances, research support and institutional assistance with proposal preparation and administration of external grant funding.

Applications should consist of the following: a cover letter explaining why the position at Yale-NUS is of interest; a full curriculum vitae, including a complete list of publications; statements on research interests, teaching experience, and teaching 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 should be submitted via https://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/careers/faculty/academic-appointments/. Review of applications will commence on 1st November 2017 and continue until the position is filled; early application is encouraged. Short-listed candidates will be contacted thereafter. The interview process will include on-campus visits for short-listed candidates.

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

Candidates should understand that by sharing information with Yale-NUS College, they authorise 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.

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