Submitted by Renie Plonski on Tue, 10/18/2011 - 4:42pm
YALE UNIVERSITY – NEW HAVEN, CT (Several Positions located in Singapore)
YALE-NUS COLLEGE – SINGAPORE
The newly established Yale-NUS College in Singapore announces the availability of faculty positions at all ranks and in all areas of the humanities, arts, and social and natural sciences. Yale-NUS College seeks outstanding teacher-scholars at every stage of their career who are eager to be part of the inaugural faculty, who are committed to innovative pedagogy, who are active researchers and who enjoy close mentoring of students. We expect to hire approximately 100 faculty in the next few years as the student body increases. This year, we seek to hire at least three tenured or tenure-track faculty in classical literature, history, and philosophy.
Field is open; candidates should be enthusiastic about contributing to an interdisciplinary common curriculum in the liberal arts with a focus on East-West comparison. New faculty may start their appointment either in mid-2012 or mid-2013. Salary and leave policies will be competitive at an international level.
The College values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. All particulars of the application process can be found at http://www.ync.nus.edu.sg. Review of applications begins on November 1, 2011 and will continue until positions are filled.