Faculty (Open Rank) Life Sciences
Yale-NUS College, a highly selective liberal arts and science college in Singapore, founded by Yale University and the National University of Singapore, seeks to appoint a scholar in the field of Life Sciences. Applicants should be active researchers with a commitment to creative and effective undergraduate teaching and mentoring. Research areas of special interest include computational biology, cellular and molecular biology, and microbial physiology, as well as any area that builds on connections to environmental or physical sciences. However, candidates from all areas of biology are strongly encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate will maintain an active research programme that involves undergraduates and will teach in both the Life Science major and in the Yale-NUS Common Curriculum (http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/curriculum/common-curriculum). The position is a tenure-track or tenured appointment, depending on qualifications, with an expectation of starting in the 2018-2019 academic year. Salary, benefits, and leave policies are competitive at an international level.
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 can be submitted via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/YaleNUS. Review of applications will begin on October 31st, 2017; early applications are encouraged. The interview process will include on-campus visits for the finalists. For more information about Yale-NUS College, please visit our web site at: http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/.
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/.
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