Nanyang Assistant Professorship (NAP)

2023 Nanyang Assistant Professorship (NAP) Call


The World’s Best Young University is looking for the world’s most promising research talents. NTU invites outstanding young researchers and exceptional scholars to apply for appointment as Nanyang Assistant Professors.

Successful candidates will:

  • Receive a start-up research grant of up to S$ 1 million (US$ 727K; €686K; £579K)
  • Enjoy attractive remuneration package and other benefits including assistance with accommodation 
  • Hold a tenure-track appointment and play lead roles in the university’s new wave of multi-disciplinary, integrative research
  • The University provides excellent R&D infrastructure with well-equipped state-of-the-art laboratories and opportunities for research funding.

Desired skills and experience

  • Early career researcher (post-doctoral fellow or equivalent) from a reputable university
  • PhD or MD or equivalent degree in any discipline obtained within the past 10 years
  • Strong track record for publication and relevant teaching experience
  • Ready to lead his/her research group independently.
  • Clinician-Scientists interested in ​translational and/or clinical science ​bridging bench and bedside, ​clinical trials, epidemiology, ​digital health, health services ​research and/or interventional studies in any medical discipline are welcome.

Interested applicants are to submit their applications via the NAP Online Application System by 30 September 2022, 11:59 P.M. (UTC / GMT +8:00)

* Kindly note that only online applications will be accepted

Click here  for required application documents.

Further queries can be directed to nanyangprofessorship@ntu.edu.sg 


2017 NAP Awardees

Yu Han

Yu Han
SCSE, NTU

2018 NAP Awardees

Liu Weichen

Liu Wei Chen
SCSE, NTU

Zhang Hanwang

Zhang Hanwang
SCSE, NTU

Sarah

Sarah Langley
LKCM, NTU

2019 NAP Awardees

Wen bihan

Wen Bi Han
EEE, NTU

2020 NAP Awardees

Wang Yifan
MAE, NTU

Liu Ziwei
SCSE, NTU

Joyce Ong
ASE, NTU

Nelly Ng
SPMS, NTU

2021 NAP Awardees

Song Peng

EEE & MSE, NTU

Chae Sanghoon
EEE & MSE, NTU

Florence Mok
SOH, NTU

Yu Junhong

SSS, NTU

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