2 positions, Earth Systems Science Dimensions of Climate Change - Singapore

Applications are invited for two faculty positions in Earth Systems Science Dimensions of Climate Change in the Department of Geography, National University of Singapore (NUS).

Logistics

The positions will sit within the Department of Geography's Tropical Environmental Change (TEC) research group.

TEC is concerned with the interactions of climate, water, vegetation and landscapes at low latitudes, with emphasis on the Asia-Pacific region, and takes advantage of NUS's physical location in Southeast Asia.

Climate change has been identified as a research area of strategic interest in NUS and nationally, with substantial levels of research funding consequently available.

Description

Applicants should have a background in geography, Earth sciences or environmental science, and an interest in low latitude/tropical environments. 

1. Tenured Associate or full-Professor

Candidates should research climate change in one or more of the following areas:

Disturbance dynamics
Adaptation
Resource security (energy, food, water)
Biodiversity conservation

Read the full position description: https://fass.nus.edu.sg/geog/2020/12/03/job-opportunity-tenured-associate-or-full-professor/

Submit applications online here: https://careers.nus.edu.sg/NUS/job/Tenured-AssociateFull-Professor/3465244/?locale=en_GB

2. Assistant Professorship (tenure-track)

Candidates should research climate change in one or more of the following areas:

Aquatic biogeochemical fluxes (terrestrial and/or coastal)
Ecohydrology
Water resources

Read the full position description: https://fass.nus.edu.sg/geog/2020/12/03/job-opportunity-assistant-professor/

Submit applications online here: https://careers.nus.edu.sg/NUS/job/Assistant-Professor/3464844/?locale=en_GB

Ideally the Assistant Professorship position will commence on 1 July 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Applications

Evaluation of applications will commence on 1 February 2021 and will continue until a suitable candidate is found.

Further information

For more information, contact Professor David Taylor, Head of Department of Geography: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Or Associate Professor Dan Friess, Department of Geography: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Further information about the Department: https://fass.nus.edu.sg/geog/