Career @ MSE


Tenure-track Assistant Professor/ Associate Professor in Biomimetic Materials

The School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) in NTU is one of the largest MSE academic institutions in the world, with over 1000 undergraduates, more than 300 PhD students, postdocs, senior research fellows and 49 full-time faculty members. The School has the highest PhDs per faculty in the University and regularly wins large competitive grants by championing disruptive and commercialisable materials science research that has produced several invested start-up companies.

We invite outstanding candidates to apply for a faculty position in MSE in areas related to Biomimetic Materials. Research in all aspects of biomimetic materials will be considered, we are especially interested in candidates who specializes in the characterization of biomimetic materials and/or innovative biomimetic materials.  The candidate will be selected on basis of scientific excellence, ability to attract research funding, potential to enhance and complement our current research, and capacity to strengthen our expertise in the area of biomimetic materials. The candidate will also be considered based on his/her ability to contribute to the academic developments of our undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

Applicants should have a relevant undergraduate degree and a doctoral degree in the areas mentioned above from universities of high standing. Preference will be given to candidates who have several years of relevant teaching, research, and professional experience. The successful candidate is expected to be a proficient educator in the school’s graduate and undergraduate programs, initiate applied research and collaborate extensively with local/overseas research institutions, and lead his/her own dynamic research team.

Application Procedure

Applications must be made on prescribed forms. The post applied for should be clearly stated. Completed application forms may be submitted by normal mail, fax or email to:

Chairman, School Search Committee
School of Materials Science and Engineering
50 Nanyang Avenue
Singapore 639798
Fax: (65) 6790-0921

Post Date: 30-Aug-2017
Closing Date: Till position is filled