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The Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University invites applications to fill a faculty position in Law, to be based in the Division of Business Law. The level of appointment is Associate Professor (Practice).

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. 19 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.

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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. 38 in the 2023 Financial Times (FT) Global MBA ranking and No. 4 in Asia Pacific. We have been consistently ranked among the top 40 business schools in the FT Global rankings.

About the Division:

The Division of Business Law offers undergraduate and graduate courses in Law and Tax. The Division is committed to excellence in teaching and research. Please visit our website at for more information.


Qualified candidates should ideally have a terminal degree in their field of study and have at least 10 years of industry experience as well as an excellent practice-track record. Strong candidates with a Master of Laws degree (or its equivalent) will also be considered. As this position is specifically for the teaching, applied research, and industry outreach needs of the Business Law division, candidates must have strong and proven relevant teaching ability, evidenced by teaching demonstrations and teaching feedback from other tertiary institutions, publicly available outputs (e.g., teaching blogs, webinars), or other evidence of teaching effectiveness. Candidates must also have relevant legal industry experience and a good network that can link the university with the industry. Successful candidates should be able to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, including executive courses and a range of other law courses offered by various programs in the school. There also must be evidence of service and some scholarship in the form of, but not limited to, good quality publications, book chapters, written cases, pedagogical research and impactful creative works.

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. The University will also provide subsidized on-campus housing for foreign faculty, whereby residents have easy access to modern sports, F&B, childcare, and healthcare facilities in a campus frequently listed among the Top 15 Most Beautiful in the World. 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, teaching evaluation scores, and citation report if available) through the NTU career portal by clicking Apply

For enquiries, please write to Leela d/o Vailoo at

Hiring Institution: NTU
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