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Careers @ ISEM

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The Department of Industrial Systems Engineering & Management (ISEM), National University of Singapore invites applications for open rank tenure-track positions in operations research broadly defined to include optimization, dynamic programming, stochastic modelling, machine/deep learning, and game theory. Our department values pure methodology as well as translational work with significant applications, as evidenced by the faculty’s wide domain expertise. We are looking for candidates with the potential to build a record of excellence in both research and teaching. For more information about our activities and our colleagues, please visit


Requisite is exceptional potential for leadership in research and education, an ability and willingness to teach at all levels of the program, and a PhD in operations research, mathematics, computer/information science, electrical engineering (e.g. deep learning), or a related field by the start of the appointment. Successful candidates can expect excellent conditions for research and teaching, a collegial and supportive environment at a highly ranked international university, and the experience of living in a dynamic and exciting English-speaking city. In addition to competitive salaries, NUS provides an attractive support package including subsidized housing and relocation benefits. The department also provides a generous start-up research grant, 12 month salaries and ample release time for professional travel. Beyond the department’s resources, the Singaporean government is very supportive of higher education and offers substantial opportunities for large research grants.


The application package should include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, a copy of graduate transcript (course names and grades), a research statement outlining the candidate’s research plans, teaching experience (if any) and names of at least three references. If you have an interest in the position, please email your package to Ms Rosalind Wong (subject line: Faculty Job Application) at . Applicants are encouraged to apply soon. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.