Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore, a fast-rising global university, is seeking a world-renowned Professor/Associate Professor of Power Electronics for its School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE). This appointment will be supported by Rolls-Royce plc to develop power electronics technologies for various business sectors.
Young and research-intensive, NTU is ranked 13th in the QS World University Rankings 2016. NTU is also placed 1st amongst the world's best young universities and ranked 6th globally for Engineering and Technology. Well-known for its high academic standards and strong tradition in research, the School of EEE is host to twelve mega research centres and more than 50 laboratories, which are well-equipped with modern facilities and state-of-the-art equipment.
Rolls-Royce plc is a world-leading provider of power systems and services for use on land, at sea and in the air. It has a balanced business portfolio with leading positions in the civil and defence aerospace, marine and energy markets. Its global Electrical Power and Control Systems (EPACS) group is supporting the increased electrical requirements from the business through technology development and acquisition.
The ideal candidate is expected to possess an international reputation as a technological leader in this field and a record of distinguished academic and scholarly achievements, along with a demonstrated commitment to the core traditions of excellence and innovation. As a tenured full Professor/Associate Professor, he/she is also expected to provide academic leadership and excellence in the area of power electronics for NTU’s School of EEE.
The selected candidate will be expected to work closely with Rolls-Royce in developing capability aligned with the technology needs of the company in the area of power electronics and the use of power electronics in power systems.
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.
IMPORTANT -- Please indicate clearly the post applied for (Professorship/Associate Professorship in Power Electronics) when submitting an application or inquiring about this job announcement.
Please send your application (cover letter and a full CV) via email to:
Chairman, School Search Committee
c/o School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
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 PhD 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 short-listed candidates will be notified.
Application Deadline: Position opens until filled