Faculty Position at Full Professor Level in Singapore

 (You are receiving this job ad as a subscriber of JMIR. If you reply to this faculty position, please refer to the "Advertisement in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, Aug 16th, 2011")


Join one of Asia’s Premier Schools of Communication and Information

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information

Faculty Position at Full Professor Level

The Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI) at NTU, Singapore, was founded in 1992 and has grown to become the region’s leading institution providing world-class education, and producing top-notch research in communication and information studies. In 2006, the School established an endowment fund of S$30 million to support a wide range of educational and research activities. Extensive research, teaching and production facilities help to keep faculty and students at the leading edge of their disciplines.

WKWSCI has over 50 full-time faculty members with diverse backgrounds and coming from renowned universities. The School enrols more than 500 graduate students and 700 undergraduates who are among the best from Singapore’s competitive educational system, and internationally. The School is committed to a collegial environment that brings out the best in both students and faculty.

WKWSCI invites qualified academics to apply for the Full Professor position in Health Informatics for the 2012/2013 academic year.

The successful candidate should possess an outstanding research and publication record in the field of health or biomedical informatics. The area of expertise could include, but is not limited to, health information systems and clinical decision support systems, or medical text mining, information extraction and biomedical ontologies, or ehealth, health 2.0 and consumer health information seeking. The candidate is expected to develop research grant proposals and lead research initiatives in health/biomedical informatics, develop research collaborations with the NTU Medical School and other biomedical institutions in Singapore, as well as teach graduate and undergraduate courses in health informatics.

For further information about the School, please refer to the website: http://www.ntu.edu.sg/sci

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for Submitting an Application for Faculty Appointment (http://www.ntu.edu.sg/ohr/Career/SubmitApplications/Pages/Faculty.aspx) and send your application package (consisting of cover letter, curriculum vitae, personal particulars form, teaching and research statements, names of three potential referees, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and writing samples) to: 

The Search Committee

Nanyang Technological University

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information

31 Nanyang Link, WKWSCI Building

Singapore 637718

Email: faculty-recruit@ntu.edu.sg

To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by September 30th, 2011. Positions are open until filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

If you reply to this faculty position, please refer to the "Advertisement in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, Aug 16th, 2011".

Advertise your faculty position or any other job ad or conference announcement in JMIR for only US$950 and reach almost 50.000 ehealth researchers - your ad will be emailed to our 50.000 subscribers AND posted under "Announcements". Email your HTML ad to geysenba@gmail.com and make a pyament through the "donation" links on the JMIR site.