Faculty Opening


The National University of Singapore intends to hire faculty members whose research focus is in data science. The positions can be at any level. The new hires will join the Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, and will be financially supported by the Institute of Data Science. A PhD in statistics or a related field is required. The applicants should have demonstrated potential for excellence in research in data science, teaching and service. The shortlisting of candidates will begin in December 2017.

Applicants should send an application letter, a CV, a research statement and a teaching statement and arrange for at least THREE reference letters to be sent directly to the Department.


Applications should be mailed by post or via e-mail to:

Search Committee on Data Science

Department of Statistics & Applied Probability

National University of Singapore

6 Science Drive 2

Singapore 117546

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NUS offers internationally competitive remuneration, generous research support and funding, relocation assistance and other benefits. The Department of Statistics and Applied Probability has close to 30 faculty. We provide a stimulating environment for our faculty to develop professionally. For more information about the University, Department and Terms of Service, please visit our websites:






Department of Statistics and Applied Probability




Institute of Data Science