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Assistant Professor Position in Psychology

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Assistant Professor Position in Psychology, National University of Singapore

The Department of Psychology at the National University of Singapore (NUS) invites applications for an Assistant Professor position. We welcome applicants with expertise in the Cognitive Neuroscience area.

Appointment as assistant professor will be on potential for impactful research and effective teaching. Candidates should hold a Ph.D. or an equivalent doctorate-level qualification.

Consistently ranked as one of the top universities in Asia and the world, NUS is internationally respected for its high-quality research that addresses complex and critical issues facing Asia and the world. This mission is embraced across NUS’ 17 Schools and Faculties, as well as its 30 university-level research institutes and centres. NUS offers an internationally competitive 12-month salary package and benefits, on top of generous start-up packages that are tailored to individual’s needs and personal growth. Beyond the university’s resources, there are also substantial opportunities to win research grants from government agencies and ministries.

The Department of Psychology has well-established undergraduate, graduate research and graduate clinical psychology professional training programmes. The department consists of an internationally diverse group of faculty members who are committed to excellence in research and teaching. Information on our faculty, teaching and research programmes is available at https://fass.nus.edu.sg/psy/.

Interested applicants should submit their complete applications (cover letter, CV, research and teaching statements, three key publications, and list of PhD and postdoctoral supervisors or senior authors with close and regular collaborations) and the NUS Personal Data Consent for Job Applicants online.

Queries may be directed to the Chair of the search committee at mikewlcheung@nus.edu.sg.

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.


At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.

Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Arts & Social Sciences
Department : Psychology
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID : 7839

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