Professorship (Tenured) in Space Technology

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is the fastest-rising university in the world's Top 50 and ranked 11th globally by QS World University Ranking. NTU is also placed 1st amongst the world's best young universities. The School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) at NTU Singapore is one of the largest EEE schools in the world and ranks 6th in the field of Electrical & Electronic Engineering in the 2017 QS World University Rankings by Subjects.


​Established in 1981, the SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (EEE) 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. With more than 150 faculty members and an enrolment of more than 4,000, of which about 1,000 are graduate students. Well-known for its high academic standards and strong tradition in research, the School of EEE is host to 12 mega research centers and more than 50 laboratories, which are well-equipped with modern facilities and state-of-the-art equipment. In particular, the Satellite Rese​​​arch Center (SaRC) has been very active in research, development and launch of satellite payloads, micro-, nano- and pico-satellites, with very generous funding from external sources.​


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 discoveries and teaching excellence, so as to prepare engineering leaders of the future. 


The ideal candidate is expected to have extensive experiences and be a renowned leader in Space Technology which includes but not limited to satellite platform and formation; space-borne instruments and systems (for optical, infrared and SAR remote sensing, navigation and control, etc.) He/she is expected to play a leading role in the satellite team of the School so as to grow new capabilities, nurture innovative ideas and develop strategies to secure external resources for Space Technology projects on a sustainable basis. As a tenured full Professor, he/she is also expected to provide academic leadership in the areas pertaining to Space Technology.


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.


Application Procedure:

IMPORTANT -- Please indicate clearly the post applied for Professorship in Space Technology when submitting an application or inquiring about this job announcement.​

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for Submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment:
( and send your application (cover letter and a full CV) via email to:  


Chairman, School Search Committee
c/o School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Email: ​


Please ensure that your CV, among other information, also includes the following.

  1. a 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 P​hD students currently supervising/co-supervising
  4. number of Masters and/or PhD students graduated
  5. Referees - provide the names, addresses, e-mail addresses and fax numbers of 5 referees


Electronic submission of applications is encouraged. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Application Deadline:  Position is open until filled.​​​​​​

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