Li Ka Shing Chair Professorship in Public Management

The Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy – an autonomous graduate school of the National University of Singapore and a premier public policy institution in Asia – invites applications for this prestigious Li Ka Shing Professorship in the following broad area:

  • Public Management

We seek candidates at the Professorial level, with a record of excellence in policy-relevant, theoretically-sound, and empirically-grounded research in the above areas, with a focus on Asia. Candidates should possess a PhD degree in a relevant discipline; have an established record of excellence in teaching and research in the area; and an ability to engage with policy and research communities in Asia and around the world. The Chair Professor is expected to develop an exciting research agenda, provide intellectual leadership, and collaborate with the senior faculty to raise the profile of the School internationally.

Application Procedure

Applicants should submit, in electronic form (MS Word or PDF file) the following:

  • Cover Note
  • Detailed curriculum vitae
  • Teaching dossier including teaching evaluations
  • Representative samples of course outlines
  • Names of three references
  • Brief statement of past and current research
  • Top 5 publications
  • The courses that you would be interested in teaching (please refer to here for the list of courses)

Please send electronic submissions to Ms Laura Lim, sppbox92@nus.edu.sg.

Applicants may submit hard copies to the following address:

Ms Laura Lim
Senior Associate Director, Human Resources
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
National University of Singapore
469C Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 259772

The post will remain open until filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Interested candidates are encouraged to find out more about the National University of Singapore and the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy or email Professor Kanti Bajpai, Chair of the Faculty Recruitment Committee at sppkpb@nus.edu.sg.