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Teaching Position in Sustainability, NTU, Singapore

  • 1.  Teaching Position in Sustainability, NTU, Singapore

    Posted 01-15-2023 20:59

    Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Sustainability


    The Nanyang Business School (NBS), Nanyang Technological University invites applications for Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Sustainability. 


    About NTU:

    A research-intensive public university, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Graduate colleges. It also has a medical school, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, established jointly with Imperial College London.


    NTU is home to world-class autonomous institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering – and various leading research centres such as the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI) and Energy Research Institute @NTU (ERI@N).


    Ranked No. 12 in the most recent QS World University Rankings, NTU has also been named the world's top young university for the past eight years. The University's main campus is frequently listed among the Top 15 most beautiful university campuses in the world and has 57 Green Mark-certified (equivalent to LEED-certified) buildings, of which 95% are certified Green Mark Platinum. Apart from its main campus, NTU also has a campus in Novena, Singapore's healthcare district.


    Under the NTU Smart Campus vision, the University aims to harness the power of digital technology and tech-enabled solutions to support better learning and living experiences, the discovery of new knowledge, and the sustainability of resources.


    For more information, visit www.ntu.edu.sg.


    About the School:

    As a premier business school in a leading technological university, Nanyang Business School (NBS) strives for world-class innovation, research, and business education. Located in Singapore, the heart of East-West culture and business, NBS aims to develop leaders who can innovate for the future, transform organizations with cultural agility, and build sustainable enterprises in Asia and globally. 


    NBS is AACSB- and EQUIS-accredited and is currently ranked No. 39 in the 2022 Financial Times (FT) Global MBA ranking and No. 6 in Asia Pacific. We have been consistently ranked among the top 40 in the FT Global rankings.



    Applicants should have extensive industry and/or academic experience, a passion for teaching and preferably possess a Masters' degree, with the relevant professional qualifications.


    We are keen on applicants with strong industry experience in sustainability, especially with expertise in sustainability reporting, carbon management, carbon trading, carbon markets, climate risk assessment, nature-based solutions, green operations, green financing, green marketing, etc.


    Candidates should demonstrate teaching excellence at the undergraduate/graduate level, and are able to engage in curriculum development and course administration for undergraduate and graduate sustainability courses. Candidates should have a passion for teaching, excel at teaching and work closely with students. Candidates must have the versatility to teach multiple courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Lecturers and Senior Lecturers are expected to excel at teaching and service, work closely with students, and contribute to practice-based research and development of courses that leverage technology-enabled learning. Appointment terms are for three years.


    Key Benefits:

    NBS offers an internationally competitive salary commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience, as well as funding support for research and conference travels. Faculty members also enjoy a low-tax environment (tax rate for the first US$100,000 income averages about 10%).



    Review of applications and shortlisting decision will be on an on-going basis until the position is filled. Applicants are invited to submit their applications (cover letter, CV, research and teaching statements, and citation report if available) through the NTU career portal: https://ntu.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Careers/details/Lecturer-Senior-Lecturer-in-Sustainability_R00011056?q=R00011056

     For enquiries, please write to dd-nbs@ntu.edu.sg.

    Jason D. Shaw
    Professor and Shaw Foundation Chair in Business
    Head, Division of Leadership, Management, and Organization
    Nanyang Business School / NTU / Singapore