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Professor / Associate Professor (Tenured) in Power Engineering
Nanyang Technological University

Date Posted Dec. 7, 2020
Title Professor / Associate Professor (Tenured) in Power Engineering
University Nanyang Technological University
Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Department School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Associate Professor
  • Electrical and/or Electronics

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) is placed 13th globally, and 1st among the world’s best young universities in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings. The School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (NTU EEE) at NTU Singapore is one of the largest EEE schools in the world and ranked 6th worldwide in the field of Electrical & Electronic Engineering in the 2020 QS World University Rankings by Subjects.

Established in 1981, the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering is one of the founding Schools of the Nanyang Technological University. Built on a culture of excellence, the School is renowned for its high academic standards and research backed by 150 faculty members and 300 researchers from all over the world. To date, NTU EEE has an enrolment of 4,000 students of which about 1,000 are graduate students. To support advanced research, the School hosts 13 research centres and facilities which are well-equipped with sophisticated and state-of-the-art equipment. Besides the 13 centres, there are more than 50 laboratories, supporting both the teaching and research activities in the School.

Join the SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING OF THE COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING, NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY as a faculty member and embark on a challenging and exciting career in research innovations and teaching excellence, so as to prepare engineering leaders of the future.

The ideal candidate is expected to possess an international reputation as a technological leader in power engineering, and have an excellent record of distinguished academic and scholarly achievements, along with a demonstrated commitment to the core traditions of excellence and innovation. As a tenured full Professor / Associate Professor, he/she is also expected to provide academic leadership and excellence in the area of power engineering for NTU’s School of EEE.

The selected candidate will be expected to work closely with NTU’s industry partners in developing capability aligned with the technology needs of the company in the area of power engineering.


Successful candidates must have:

  • A relevant PhD from a reputable university
  • Extensive research and teaching experience in power engineering / power electronics (for tenured appointment)
  • Successful track record of academic/research leadership and team building
  • Experience in cross-disciplinary research initiatives and collaboration
  • Well-developed understanding of the priorities and strategies of relevant funding bodies
  • Successful training and development of early career researchers and/or PhD students
  • Strong network and ties with renowned international entities and organisations
  • Strong conference and journal publications record

Emoluments and General Terms and Conditions of Service:
Salary will be competitive and will commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package.

Please ensure that your CV, among other information, also includes the following:
1. Detailed teaching plan and research plan
2. Number of and monetary amount of research grants held at present and in the past
3. Number of Masters and/or PhD students currently supervising/co-supervising
4. Number of Masters and/or PhD students graduated
5. Names, addresses, e-mail addresses and fax numbers of 5 referees.

Application Deadline: Until the position is filled

Applications will only be accepted through submission in NTU career portal. For enquiries, please write to

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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Contact Information

  • School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    Nanyang Technological University
    Singapore, Singapore


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