National University of Singapore (NUS) seeks to appoint a distinguished scholar, with outstanding academic and administrative leadership record as Head, Department of Information Systems and Analytics. 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 Information Systems and Analytics has a long track record in grooming leaders for the digital economy. The Department currently has 32 faculty members offering two undergraduate degree programs, three Master program, one PhD program and numerous continuous education and executive courses. Its internationally recognized faculty members conduct research in the areas of Computational Social Science, Data Science and Business Analytics, Digital Innovations and Transformation, Fintech, Healthcare Informatics, Intelligent Systems, and Strategic Information Systems Management using a repertoire of methodologies.
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 January2021 to Provost’s Chair Professor Teo Hock Hai, Chair of Head Search Committee at the e-mail address [email protected].
About National University of Singapore, DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND ANALYTICS
The Department of Information Systems and Analytics has a long track record in grooming both practitioner and thought leaders for the digital economy and IT workforce. The department's internationally recognized faculty members perform research in the areas of business analytics, artificial intelligence, economics of information systems, electronic commerce, social computing, service systems, healthcare informatics, technology management and policy making.