National University of Singapore, Philosophy

Position ID:NUS-Philosophy-OPENOPEN [#12066]
Position Title: Open rank, open area
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Singapore, Singapore 117570, Singapore [map]
Subject Area: Philosophy / Open
Appl Deadline:2018/11/05help popup finished (offers accepted 2018/09/21, finished 2019/06/09, listed until 2019/03/21)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Philosophy at the National University of Singapore invites applications for an open-rank tenure-track or tenured appointment. Philosophers of all research specializations are encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin November 5, 2018.

Each applicant should submit a CV and a writing sample. Applicants for an Assistant Professorship should submit three letters of recommendation, while senior applicants may submit a list of references. Additional letters of recommendation, a research statement, a teaching statement, and a cover letter are optional.

The department has a history of fruitful interaction between philosophers from a diverse range of traditions, and invites candidates from all areas of philosophy to apply. Candidates are encouraged to note any teaching and supervision ability in normative ethics, Asian philosophy, Continental philosophy, or cognitive science. The department offers undergraduate, masters, and doctoral degrees. The teaching load is 2:1 (one or two courses per semester, totalling three per academic year). Teaching duties begin in August 2019. All instruction is in English. Salaries are internationally competitive and housing benefits are offered. Substantial funding for research and conference travel is available. Women and members of underrepresented minority groups are particularly encouraged to apply.

Enquiries may be directed to For general information about NUS please visit For the Philosophy Department, visit

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
3 Arts Link
NUS Philosophy
Singapore 117570

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