Assistant/Associate Professor in International Political Economy (Tenure-Track/Tenured)

Nanyang Technological University

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies


Assistant or Associate Professor in International Political Economy (Tenure-Track/Tenured)

The search is open with respect to the substantive subfields of International Political Economy. A relevant PhD and a good publication record commensurate with the level of appointment are essential requirements. Experience in policy-relevant research and publication is not necessary but would be useful. Candidates are expected to demonstrate an active research and publication agenda and strong promise for teaching in graduate programs.

The successful candidate will join the school’s Centre for Multilateralism Studies and International Political Economy Programme. He/she is expected to contribute to and play an active role in teaching, research, and think-tank workstream. The teaching load is up to three courses per academic year.

The initial appointment will be for four (4) years, with further contracts to be considered by the relevant School Reappointment Committee. RSIS offers a competitive salary commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. Funding support for research and conference travels is also available.

To apply for this position, candidates are required to submit their application via Nanyang Technological University’s online career portal:

All applicants should submit the following:

1. A cover letter specifying how your qualifications match the job description;

2. A detailed curriculum vitae (including records of competitive grants, fellowships, and graduate supervision, if applicable);

3. Statements of research and teaching interests and teaching evaluation;

4. Three (3) published articles or writing samples;

5. Google Scholar citation report if available;

Applicants applying for the Assistant Professor position, please include the name and details of THREE referees of the rank of Associate Professor/Professor; and applicants applying for the Associate Professor position, please include the name and details of FOUR referees of the rank of Professor.

If you have any questions about this position, please write in (or email) to:

The Search Committee
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Nanyang Technological University
50 Nanyang Avenue
Block S4, Level B4,
Singapore 639798


Applications will be accepted until 31 August 2023

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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