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The Nanyang Business School (NBS) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) invites applications for a practice-track position (Associate Professor) in the area of Strategy or Leadership. The person must have strong track record in researching and teaching Strategy or Leadership in top MBA programmes and is passionate about developing and nurturing next-gen business leaders. Applicants should be excited to engage with MBA participants, industry executives, and faculty instructors, and also be competent as a Programme Director in driving innovative curriculum design and ensure smooth programme delivery. Someone with extensive management experience as a senior executive in the industry is preferred.


Applicants should have a solid industry experience of at least 20 years, ideally in diverse areas of consulting/industry/academia. Applicants should possess strong industry experience and scholarship in Strategy or Leadership. A PhD degree from a recognized university is favoured. The following qualities are expected of the candidate:
  • A thought leader of international standing in Strategy or Leadership
  • Excellent industry practice track record
  • Teaching and administrative excellence
  • Evidence of scholarship with significant impact on practice
  • A proven people builder and an excellent team leader


Successful candidates will be offered a competitive salary commensurate with their qualifications and experience.


Nanyang Business School Graduate Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, offers a comprehensive suite of graduate degree programmes to elevate the management and leadership skills of middle and senior level executives to a higher level. Our programmes comprise a variety of MBA programmes and specialized Master's programmes, including MSc Accountancy, MSc Business Analytics, MSc Financial Engineering, and MSc Marketing Science. We attract talented individuals from Asia and across the globe, providing valuable opportunities for networking and cross-cultural interactions for the programme participants.

For more information about the NBS Graduate Studies, please visit

About NTU:

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is ranked No. 13 globally according to the QS World University Rankings published in June 2021. It is also placed 1st amongst the world's best young universities. The campus covers about 500 acres of land. International faculty will enjoy subsidized housing in a residential campus environment and on-campus childcare center. For more information, visit

About Nanyang Business 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. NTU Singapore, of which NBS is a part of, has achieved the rank of the first amongst the world's best young universities and the global rank of No. 12 in the most recent QS World University Rankings.

For more information about the school, please visit:

Key Benefits

NBS offers an internationally competitive salary commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience. The School also subscribes to various leading archival databases. International faculty will also have access to subsidized housing in a 500-acre residential campus environment, and on-campus childcare center.

Successful candidates will receive a competitive remuneration package and other benefits, including assistance with accommodation.


To be considered for the position, applicants are invited to formally submit their application materials through the NTU career portal by clicking Apply.

Interested applicants should submit (1) a cover letter, (2) a full curriculum vitae, and (3) three letters of recommendation when the candidate is shortlisted for interview. One of the references must be from the Academia, with the other two from the industry.

Queries and applications (in Word or PDF documents) should be directed to

Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified, and we will arrange interviews to meet in-person, at major conferences or via Zoom/TEAMS.

Hiring Institution: NTU
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