NANYANG BUSINESS SCHOOL NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY, SINGAPORE
TENURE-TRACK ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR POSITION IN STRATEGY/INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS/ENTREPRENEURSHIP WITH RESEARCH EXPERIENCE ON AFRICA
The Nanyang Business School (NBS) at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) invites applications fora tenure-track Assistant/AssociateProfessor position in the area of Strategy/International Business/Entrepreneurship with the Division of Strategy, International Business and Entrepreneurship (SIE). The position also requires a familiarity with Africa.
Applicants should possess strong knowledge and research experience in the African economy and business, a Ph.D. degree from a recognized university (for assistant/associate professor candidates), and a track record in leading journal publications. Applicants with at least three years of research experience in the African economy and business will be preferred.Due to the Center Director responsibilities, new Ph.D. graduates are not considered and the applicant should be at least a few years post-Ph.D. In addition, applicants have to show evidence of teaching excellence at undergraduate and/or graduate-level.
DIVISION OF STRATEGY, INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP (SIE) The Division of Strategy, International Business, and Entrepreneurship (SIE) comprises faculty with expertise in diverse topics, including corporate and business strategy, corporate governance, entrepreneurship, innovation, international business, sustainability, organizational paradoxes, and social networks. We are dedicated to providing students with an excellent education in various programs and equipping them with the necessary knowledge and skills to thrive in today’s highly dynamic and competitive global business environment. We are responsible for delivering the core strategic management course in undergraduate and graduate programs, enriching students’ global business perspectives, and supporting entrepreneurship initiatives and education in Nanyang Business School (NBS) and in the University.
The multi-disciplinary perspective of our faculty has led to publications in leading journals including the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Management Science, Organisation Science, and Journal of Applied Psychology. We emphasize relevance in our research through engagements with industry stakeholders. Our faculty provide thought leadership in assisting the firm growth and entrepreneurial activities in Southeast Asia.
The Division is closely integrated with the NBS Centre for Emerging Market Studies (CEMS) that aims to be a global knowledge hub on emerging markets. The Centre conducts research on pressing and timely business issues in emerging markets through a global research platform that involves scholars and institutions with leading expertise and access to emerging markets. Our faculty leads and joins the global research team to pursue impactful research that would have direct and valuable implications for sustained profitable growth in emerging markets. Please refer to attached information sheet on CEMS.
ABOUT NANYANG BUSINESS SCHOOL NBS is AACSB and EQUIS accredited and is currently ranked among the world’s top 25 in the latest Financial Times Global MBA ranking, putting it the highest ranked MBA program in Singapore and No. 3 in Asia Pacific. It is the highest ranking ever achieved for business schools in Singapore. In the latest Financial Times Executive MBA Ranking, the Nanyang EMBA remains in the top 20. These rankings are another testament to our strong reputation internationally. NBS offers highly relevant program - a key reason why we have consistently done well and attracted the best business students globally.
KEY BENEFITS: NBS offers an internationally competitive salary commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. A reduced teaching load is provided to new faculty and research active faculty, and generous funding support for research and conferences is also available. The School also subscribes to various leading archival databases. International faculty will also have access to subsidized housing in a 500-acre residential campus environment, and on-campus childcare center. Faculty members enjoy a low tax environment.
Successful candidates will receive a competitive remuneration package and other benefits, including assistance with accommodation.
Applications will be screened until positions are filled. Queries should be directed to Ms. Que Boxi at QueBoxi@ntu.edu.sg.
About Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Young and research-intensive, NTU Singapore is the fastest-rising university in the world’s Top 50 and ranked 26th globally. NTU Singapore has vaulted up 8 spots to become Asia’s No. 2 in the latest Times Higher Education’s Asia University Ranking.