Associate Professor (Practice) (Nanyang Executive Education)

  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • 09 Dec, 2022
Full time Faculty - Education

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NTU Main Campus, Singapore
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The Nanyang Business School (NBS) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) invites applications for a senior-level faculty position (Associate Prof, Practice) in the area of Strategy / Finance / Information Technology with an emphasis on digital transformation / environmental, social and governance (ESG). Candidates with strong to excellent industry profile and track record and experience or interests in teaching in executive programs will be favored.

About the Division:

Nanyang Executive Education (NEE), a division of Nanyang Business School, Singapore, offers practical executive programmes to deepen the management and leadership skills of middle and senior level executives. NEE programmes attract talented individuals from Asia and across the globe, providing valuable opportunities for networking and cross-cultural interaction for the programme participants.

About the School:

As a premier business school in a leading technological university, Nanyang Business School (NBS) is the nexus of world-class innovation, research, and business education. Situated within NTU’s technology and innovation ecosystem, we are uniquely positioned to create and share knowledge on how cutting-edge technologies can be leveraged for enterprise transformation and a smart economy. Located in Singapore, the heart of East-West culture and business, NBS aims to develop leaders who are able to innovate for the future, lead and transform organizations with cultural dexterity, and build sustainable enterprises in Asia and globally. 

NBS is AACSB- and EQUIS-accredited and is currently ranked No. 39 in the 2022 Financial Times (FT) Global MBA ranking and No. 8 in Asia Pacific. We have been consistently ranked among the top 40 in the FT Global rankings. NTU Singapore, of which NBS is a part of, has achieved the rank of the first amongst the world’s best young universities and the global rank of No. 13 in the most recent QS World University Rankings.

About NTU:

A research-intensive public university, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences, and Graduate colleges. It also has a medical school, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, established jointly with Imperial College London.

NTU is also home to world-class autonomous institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering – and various leading research centres such as the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI) and Energy Research Institute @NTU (ERI@N).

Ranked amongst the world’s top universities by QS, NTU has also been named the world’s top young university for the past seven years. The University’s main campus is frequently listed among the Top 15 most beautiful university campuses in the world and has 57 Green Mark-certified (equivalent to LEED-certified) buildings, of which 95% are certified Green Mark Platinum. Apart from its main campus, NTU also has a campus in Novena, Singapore’s healthcare district.

Under the NTU Smart Campus vision, the University harnesses the power of digital technology and tech-enabled solutions to support better learning and living experiences, the discovery of new knowledge, and the sustainability of resources.

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Applicants should possess a solid industry experience of at least 20 years, ideally in the areas of consulting / industry / academia. Applicants with Ph.D. degree from a recognized university is preferred. Applicants should have an interest to work with the industry/clients in understanding their training needs, and work with the NEE team in the development and pitch of the proposals to the clients, and act as a Programme Director, working with other faculty and the NEE team in ensuring the smooth delivery of the programmes. The candidate should ideally show promise of teaching excellence at the executive-level and be able to engage and teach the executives in the domain area of the applicant.

Key Benefits:

NBS offers an internationally competitive salary commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. The University will also provide subsidized on-campus housing, whereby residents have easy access to sports, F&B, childcare, and healthcare facilities on a campus frequently listed among the Top 15 Most Beautiful in the World.


Applicants should submit the following documents via the NTU career portal by clicking Apply

  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum vitae

  • Three (3) references with addresses, email addresses and phone numbers. One of the references must be from the Academia, with the other two from the industry.

Cover letter to be addressed to:

Associate Professor Nigel Phang

Associate Dean, Nanyang Executive Education

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Technological University

Singapore 639798

The position will remain open until filled. For enquiries and application, please write to Mr Tang Kai Han (

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Academic / Faculty

Department / Faculty


Category Type for Academic Jobs (i.e. Lecturer)

Associate Professor