Non-tenured full-time faculty position (Full Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor – contract) in the area of Communication Management

Job Description & Qualification

Applications are invited for a non-tenured full-time faculty position (Full Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor – contract) in the area of Communication Management at the Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University (SMU). We are particularly interested in scholars whose research and teaching is at the intersection of Data, Design, and Communication domains related to SMU’s 2025 strategic priorities in digital transformation, sustainable living, and growth in Asia.

Successful candidates will be systems thinkers with strong academic teaching, research, and industry partnership experiences related to the digital economy in several of the following areas: digital media and the arts, human-computer interactions (HCI), gaming, artificial/virtual/mixed reality, artificial intelligence (AI), or related fields.

Importantly, we are looking for colleagues who are open to collaboration with the existing faculty of the Communication Management Group (such as applying for research grants to support the tackling of pressing management/social issues), whose research interests include behavioural science in management, HCI, and computational social sciences. The preferred start date is July 2022.

The successful candidate will teach postgraduate and undergraduate courses and produce high-impact scholarship.

Candidates must have an earned PhD in a field relevant to management, communication, digital media, cognitive sciences, computational social science, or behavioural science in management.
Consistent productivity of scholarship as reflected in top communication or business journals; a track record of excellent teaching of postgraduate, undergraduate students; a commitment to service, collegiality, and the advancement of knowledge.

Application Procedure

Candidates should be prepared to submit a full application consisting of: (1) a personal statement covering their teaching and research activities and industry experience (if any) (2) a CV, (3) three samples of research, (4) evidence of teaching ability, and (5) three letters of reference. All applications should be submitted using the following link: with the subject heading “Full-time Faculty Position” to the attention of Associate Professor of Communication Management (Practice) Mark Chong.

About the Organization

The Lee Kong Chian School of Business at the Singapore Management University (SMU) is a dynamic Asian business school with over a hundred full-time faculty and about three thousand students. AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accredited, the School offers undergraduate, master's (including MBA and EMBA) and doctoral programmes and is affiliated with a number of active research centres such as the Institute of Service Excellence and the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Information about SMU can be viewed at, and further information about the Communication Management group can be viewed at:

Additional Information

Applications are open until position is filled.

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Job ID

ID: J8708