NUS invites outstanding applicants for the position of the Head of the Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management.
The National University of Singapore (NUS) is a leading global university which is consistently ranked among the world’s top 30 universities and Asia’s top 2 universities. The Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management (ISEM) at NUS plays a pivotal role in reinforcing Singapore's key areas of excellence in ports, aviation, logistics, and high-tech industries. The department currently has more than 20 faculty members who are active research scholars, working broadly in the areas of (1) Systems, (2) Data analytics, optimization and digitization, and (3) Innovation and entrepreneurship. As a co-winner of the Next Generation Container Ports Design Challenge, the department has won multi-million dollar grants from various agencies in Singapore to develop the Next Generation Ports and Logistics Centre in NUS. For details and other achievements of the Department, please visit https://www.eng.nus.edu.sg/isem/research/research-areas/
Candidates should be internationally-recognized senior scholars in related discipline, and be expected to qualify for a Professorship in the Faculty of Engineering at NUS. In addition, ideal candidates should demonstrate successful leadership experience. He or she would have shown a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education, while demonstrating the ability to effectively engage and mentor junior faculty and graduate students. Experience in leading multi-disciplinary teams to tackle large-scale engineering problems at the national level will be a bonus.
Interested parties may submit their applications with a full CV and any informal/confidential enquiries to:
Chair of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management Head Search Committee