ESD Faculty Openings

Work Type
Contract, Full-time

Job Description
The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is a young and growing university with a unique structure and mission in the vibrant nation of Singapore. SUTD features a focus on design from an engineering and technological perspective, an intimate student to faculty ratio, an innovative active-based learning pedagogy, an interdisciplinary pillar organization, a stellar faculty, and a beautiful new campus. The Engineering Systems and Design (ESD) pillar is pursuing multiple exceptional hires at all levels (tenure-track, tenured, as well as senior hires). We seek to fill positions in several of our focus areas (operations research, business analytics, financial services, urban infrastructures, and supply chains and logistics), as well as open new focus areas such as systems strategy and policy.

Applications are being accepted online at www.sutd.edu.sg/careers.htm and the review of applications is ongoing. Additional information about the university and the Engineering Systems and Design pillar can be found at www.sutd.edu.sg.

We plan to attend the upcoming 2017 INFORMS Meeting in Houston. Should you also be attending the meeting, please indicate so in your cover letter. We would like to meet you there.

Job Requirements

The successful candidates will have earned or be nearing completion of a doctorate in an engineering systems-related field and have solid grounding in one or more systems methodologies including, but not limited to, optimization, stochastic modeling, statistics, network science and control theory, game theory, simulation, data analytics, machine learning, economics, and econometrics. Empirical, experimental, computational, and analytical research approaches are all welcome. Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to developing and maintaining an active research program. Successful candidates can look forward to internationally competitive remuneration, attractive research startup packages and grant opportunities, and assistance for relocation to Singapore.

Candidates should submit your full application package, it should include:

  • Full resume with profile, publications, as well as conference papers (Including Statement of interest / Cover letter)
  • Research statement / plans
  • Teaching statement / plans
  • 3 Research papers
  • Contact information of 3 referees

Click here to apply.

Work Type
Contract, Full-time

Job Description
The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD is seeking an exceptional faculty member for a Lectureship position in the pillar of Engineering Systems and Design (ESD). SUTD is characterized by a breadth of intellectual perspectives, a focus on engineering and technological foundations and an emphasis on innovation and creativity. The University’s programs are based on four ‘pillars’, each leading to a separate degree program, with Engineering Systems and Design being one of the four.

Job Requirements
The ESD pillar has teaching needs in Engineering Systems Architecture (Systems Engineering), Global Trade and Logistics, MicroEconomics, Financial Systems Design, and Airport Systems Engineering. The candidate should be able to teach at least one course from this list. The ideal candidate will possess a doctorate in a related field, deep expertise through research or professional experience in one of these areas, working knowledge in two or more areas, and a successful teaching record. We welcome applicants with PhDs in the disciplines of economics, policy, and urban planning in addition to engineering fields.

The employment contract is typically for a three-year period, renewable, with compensation commensurate with experience and competitive within the Singapore market. SUTD is a young and dynamic research-intensive university with opportunities for grants and conference travel support.

Candidates should submit your full application package, it should include:

  • Full resume with profile, publications, as well as conference papers (Including Statement of interest / Cover letter)
  • Research statement / plans
  • Teaching statement / plans
  • 3 Research papers
  • Contact information of 3 referees

Additional information about the university and the Engineering Systems and Design pillar can be found at www.sutd.edu.sg.

Click here to apply.