Yale-NUS College is a highly selective liberal arts and science
college in Singapore. Co-founded by Yale University and the
National University of Singapore, the College is committed to
excellence in research and teaching within a full
residential programme that integrates living and
learning. Its curriculum educates students in Asian and
Western intellectual traditions as well as current scientific
thought. A student body of 1000 undergraduates from over 70
countries engages with more than 100 outstanding faculty from
around the world through small classes and hands-on research.
Students and faculty also have access to the wider resources of two
world-leading research universities.
The College invites
applications for one tenure-track position at
Professor rank in Psychology. Preferred
field of specialisation is clinical psychology.
We may also consider candidates whose teaching and research
intersect with clinical and health psychology or
behavioral medicine, including the study of social or
developmental factors that influence mental or physical
health and/or those who conduct research in clinical or
Applicants should have a relevant PhD and demonstrate
an outstanding track record for their career stage.
Research achievements should include publications in
leading peer-reviewed journals or
conferences commensurate with career stage as well as a
demonstrated potential to secure research funding.
A clear ability and passion for undergraduate education is
essential. The incoming faculty member would join a committed
team dedicated to the development and teaching in
Psychology and Yale-NUS’s flagship Common Curriculum
The appointee will be expected to begin duties in time
for the start of the 2022-2023 academic
year. Faculty receive internationally
competitive salaries and start-up grants as
well as a yearly travel and research allowance. They are
able to access additional funding from
Yale-NUS, the National University of
Singapore, and Singapore’s Ministry of Education. Most
faculty qualify for highly subsidized faculty housing. Yale-NUS
College is located in Singapore, a multicultural city of
six million at the heart of a vibrant region.
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; three reference letters (to
be submitted by the reference writers via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/18882); and
other relevant documents.
Applications should be submitted via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/18882.
Review of applications begins 01 September 2021 and
continues until the position is filled. For
general enquiries, please
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Yale-NUS College achieves excellence through the diversity of
its students, faculty, and staff and by embracing inclusivity,
equity, and global engagement. We encourage applications by diverse
individuals with a demonstrated commitment to these values. For
more information about the College, please visit https://www.yale-nus.edu.sg
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