National University of Singapore (NUS) seeks to appoint a distinguished scholar, with outstanding academic and administrative leadership record as Head, Department of Computer Science. The new Head will build upon the strengths and illustrious achievements of the Department and lead the Department in all administrative and academic matters, including strategic planning, research and program development and funding.
The Department of Computer Science, with over 80 faculty members, has a long track record in grooming leaders for the digital economy. The Department currently has approximately S$160 million of funded research from various granting agencies and its’ internationally recognized faculty members conduct research in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Database Management, Media, Systems and Networking, Computational Biology, Theoretical Computer Science, Programming Languages and Software Engineering.
Established in 1998, NUS School of Computing has two Departments: Computer Science and Information Systems & Analytics. It has a student population of about 4,400, out of which 800 are graduate students. For more information, please visit: www.comp.nus.edu.sg
NUS is Singapore's flagship university which offers a global approach to education and research with a focus on Asian perspectives and expertise. Its 17 faculties and schools provide a broad-based curriculum underscored by multi-disciplinary courses and cross-faculty enrichment. Its transformative education includes programmes such as student exchange, entrepreneurial internships at 11 NUS Overseas Colleges, as well as double degree, concurrent degree, and joint degree programmes with some of the world’s top universities.
NUS is an equal opportunity employer that offers highly competitive salaries and is situated in Singapore, an English-speaking cosmopolitan city that is a melting pot of many cultures, both the east and the west. Singapore offers high-quality education and healthcare at all levels, as well as very low tax rates.
Please send applications and nominations, with detailed curriculum vitae with a list of publications, research and teaching statements together with the names/contacts of at least three references by 15 December 2019 to Distinguished Professor Ooi Beng Chin, Chair of Head Search Committee at the e-mail address email@example.com.