Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Job Title

Assistant Professor: Information Science/ Knowledge Management


Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information


Opening Date: 09/22/2023
Closing Date:  11/12/2023

Job Description

WKWSCI seeks new faculty colleagues with a strong record of high-quality research and a commitment to mentoring the next generation of communication and information scholars. We are looking for a scholar-teacher working in the fields of information science or knowledge management.


The candidate would have experience in one or more of the following primary areas:
  • Library science
  • Reference and information services
  • Digital curation
  • Data management
  • Knowledge management technologies
  • Taxonomy
  • Ontology
Having a secondary area of expertise in applied data and text analytics or artificial intelligence would be a plus, although not mandatory. The candidate is expected to possess a doctorate in an appropriate field from a reputable university.

Supplemental Information

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked among the world’s top universities. NTU’s Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI) is highly respected for its strong record of academic research and global experiential learning. WKWSCI is an iSchools member with an established history of library and information science education and research.

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package.

How to Apply

Please click here to submit the following documents to us:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae including a full publication list
  • Research and Teaching statements
  • Effectiveness of teaching (if any)
  • Selected publications (if any)
The closing date for applications is 12 November 2023. All applications and materials submitted will be held in strict confidence.
For enquiries, please address to:
The Search Committee
Review of the applications will begin on 13 November 2023 and continue until the position is filled. The candidate is expected to start in July 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.