Nanyang Technological University

Career Opportunities in the School of Art, Design and Media (ADM)

The School of Art, Design and Media (ADM), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore is the first comprehensive art school in Singapore. It offers a studio-based professional education in a comprehensive university setting, providing students the knowledge and skills needed to develop and produce groundbreaking artworks and related scholarly activity. ADM also promotes Singapore’s creative culture and identity, and is positioned to play a central role in the transformation of Singapore into a regional centre of media and creativity. Currently, ADM offers a four-year BFA program with six concentrations – Digital Animation, Digital Filmmaking, Digital Photography, Visual Communication, Interactive Media, and Product Design. It is developing a BA in Art History and has started a PhD in Art, Design and Media. ADM's programmes embrace imagination, innovation, and critical thinking within a strongly multicultural and global context, and they foster individual authorship as well as collaboration and cooperation among diverse fields and constituencies. NTU provides excellent opportunities for funded faculty research, and excellent facilities for creative production.

Further information about the School can be viewed at the following website: www.ntu.edu.sg/adm


Faculty Position in Product Design 

Applicants should possess a strong background in professional product/industrial design as well as teaching on the undergraduate and post-graduate university levels, including mentoring of Final Year Projects and post-graduate theses. A strong research/creative profile is required. A terminal MFA or PhD degree is expected.

International applicants with a background in transdisciplinary and multicultural practice and research are encouraged. The successful candidate is expected to maintain an active research/creative production profile, as well as a commitment to teaching and to service in the form of administration and committee participation. An open, collaborative approach and willingness to work across areas and departments of the school and university is a priority. The school has excellent facilities, and there are many opportunities for funded research.


Posted Date: 14 Jul 2017
Closing Date: 15 Aug 2017


Lecturer in Digital Filmmaking

Applicants should possess a strong background in professional filmmaking and have university-level teaching experience. A strong national and international reputation in the field, including a significant exhibition/screening at well-known international film festivals/events is a priority. A terminal, MFA or equivalent or PhD degree is preferred. In lieu of an advanced degree, the applicant must possess significant international exhibition, performance, screening or related professional experience in their area of expertise. The successful applicant will contribute to the School’s development of the undergraduate and graduate curricula within the arts, design and media disciplines.

Posted Date: 14 Jul 2017
Closing Date: 15 Aug 2017


Part-Time Faculty Position for Foundation 4D I (DN1004)

Successful candidates will have a Masters and/or PhD in Fine Art or other relevant subject, a track record of exhibitions, and past teaching experience at Undergraduate Level.

Preference will be given to candidates having an active artistic and design practice that demonstrates versatility in time-based fine art or design practice (e.g. Photography Art, Media Art, Media Installation) and an appreciation of exploring the potential of image, sound, time and space in shaping viewer’s perception.


Posted Date: 19 Jul 2017
Closing Date: 26 Jul 2017

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