The S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), a Graduate School of Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, is a leading research intensive and teaching institution in strategic and international affairs and policy-oriented think-tank in the Asia-Pacific region. The School invites applications for the position of:
in the following specialization: Maritime Security Programme
The successful applicant is expected to contribute significantly to the research agenda of the Programme on contemporary maritime security and oceans issues in the Asia Pacific and the Indian Ocean regions.
The successful applicant is expected to develop, manage and provide direction in teaching and research on areas including but not limited to maritime developments in the region, naval policy and strategies, and particular threats and challenges in the maritime domain. Demonstrated knowledge of maritime issues, such as maritime security, law of the sea, oceans policy, shipping or marine environmental policies, is a basic requirement.
The Successful applicant is also expected to contribute to the School’s research agenda, lead team research and policy-oriented projects, teach in short executive programmes, and organize conferences and seminars. Experience in policy-relevant research and publication would be useful.
The successful applicant will also need to design and teach up to two courses in the School’s postgraduate programmes. A relevant PhD and strong publication record are therefore essential requirements. Experience in networking in relevant areas as well as ability to attract research funding, will be added advantages.