Nanyang Assistant Professorship (NAP)

2021 Nanyang Assistant Professorship (NAP) Call


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

Successful candidates will:

  • Receive start-up research grants of up to S$ 1 million (US$ 720K; €635K; £566K)
  • Enjoy attractive remuneration package and other benefits including assistance with accommodation 
  • Hold tenure-track appointments 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 degree in any discipline obtained within 10 years of obtaining Ph.D. or equivalent degree
  • Strong track record for publication and relevant teaching experience
  • Ready to lead his/her research group independently.

If you are an early-career researcher (postdoctoral fellow or equivalent), and are ready to lead your research group independently, write to us at nanyangprofessorship@ntu.edu.sg

2017 NAP Awardees

Wonkeun Chang

Chang Wongkeun
EEE, NTU

Assistant Professor Marco Battiato

Marco Battiato
SPMS, NTU

Yu Han

Yu Han
SCSE, NTU

Assistant Professor Ivy Yeh Hui-Yuan

Ivy Yeh Hui Yuan
SOH, NTU

2018 NAP Awardees

Liu Weichen

Liu Wei Chen
SCSE, NTU

Zhang Hanwang

Zhang Hanwang
SCSE, NTU

Sarah

Sarah Langley
LKCM, NTU

Choe Young-Jun

Choe Young Jun
SBS, NTU

Chen Yu-Cheng

Chen Yu-Cheng
EEE, NTU

Ian McGonigle

Ian McGonigle
SSS, NTU

Lyu Chen

Lyu Chen
MAE, NTU

Ariel David Neufeld

Ariel David Neufield
SPMS, NTU

Christine Wong

Wong Siu Ling, Christine
LKCM, NTU

2019 NAP Awardees

Chen Change Loy

Chen Change Loy
SCSE, NTU

Wong Liang Jie

Wong Liang Jie
EEE, NTU

Wen bihan

Wen Bi Han
EEE, NTU

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