Join us and you will become part of a large and diverse department – with faculty from countries all across the world pursuing research across all the major areas in computer science.

You will also get to work with the brightest students from our thriving undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Singapore, a cosmopolitan city that is a melting pot of many cultures, is a great place to live and work – offering high-quality, affordable education and healthcare at all levels, as well as very low tax rates.

There's also extensive support for scientific research – with large-scale national initiatives like the Smart Nation project, as well as a wide array of grants that support computing research and development

A brief overview of the department can be found here.

What we offer

Extensive research support
We offer state-of-the-art facilities for research and entrepreneurship, and a vast international network.

Competitive salary and leave benefits
Enjoy competitive salary packages, as well as generous holiday, medical, and family-friendly leave benefits.

A warm, diverse campus community
Collaborate and connect with staff and students from various backgrounds in Singapore’s multicultural society.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for candidates in any area of computer science, for all levels of tenured and tenure-track positions.

Priority areas include applied cryptography, applied quantum computing, causal inference/learning with emphasis on applications such as healthcare, database systems, graphics, network security, natural language processing particularly in combination with speech, vision, or robotics, operating systems, security in hardware or operating systems, software engineering, and speech processing.

Candidates for senior positions should have an established record of outstanding, recognised research achievements, and thought leadership in his/her chosen area of computer science.

Candidates for Assistant Professor positions should demonstrate excellent research potential, and a strong commitment to teaching.

Truly outstanding Assistant Professor applicants will also be considered for the prestigious Sung Kah Kay Assistant Professorship as well as the Presidential Young Professor.

Research Areas in the Computer Science Department

How to apply

Submit the following documents in a single PDF file:

A cover letter indicating:

  • the position you're applying for

  • your main research interests

Your Curriculum Vitae

A teaching statement

A research statement

A diversity statement (optional)

Provide the contact information of 3 referees when submitting your online application, or,  arrange for at least 3 references to be sent directly to csrec@comp.nus.edu.sg.

To ensure maximal consideration, please submit your application by 16 December 2022.

For further enquiries, please contact:

Search Committee Chair, Joxan Jaffar