Opening at the National University of Singapore focusing on the Malay World. Deadline is 31 December 2023.
The Department of Malay Studies at the National University of Singapore (NUS) seeks to appoint outstanding candidates for the following two positions: Assistant Professor (on tenure track) and Associate Professor (with tenure).
Those seeking to apply must have expertise on the Malay-Indonesian region as well as strong credentials in at least one discipline in the social sciences or humanities. Research accomplishments and linguistic mastery on a wider plane of studies to include Malay world connections and comparisons with the Arabic-Persian, Mediterranean, East Asian and Indian Ocean worlds, including the global Malay diaspora, would be an added strength.
Candidates are also expected to have competence or a strong potential in conducting inter-disciplinary research and teaching to fit into the larger vision of the College of Humanities and Sciences in which the department is housed.