Research 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow


We are looking for a motived individual for the position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow starting as early as June 1, 2014. The successful candidate will be involved in a MOE-funded project on a bilingual development study of preschool children. The ideal candidate should be interested in research on bilingual development and cognitive development.

Key responsibilities
  • Conducting research experiments and data analysis
  • Writing research reports and papers • Supervising and training research staff
  • Assisting in management of the project
  • Helping with the writing of new experiment protocols
  • Other duties assigned by the Principal Investigator Requirements
  • Prior experience in research on child language acquisition or research in related areas
  • Research interests in bilingual development and cognitive development are highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of statistical techniques is relevant.
  • Excellent academic writing skills in English are essential. Native or near-native like proficiency in spoken English is a must and knowledge of Chinese is an asset.
The position offers a competitive salary and benefits consistent with those for MOE postdoctoral research fellows and is renewable on a yearly basis.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. The preferred start date is June1st, but slightly later start dates will also be considered. If interested, please send (1) a letter of application indicating research interests, qualifications, career goals, and available start date, (2) a curriculum vita, (3) reprints or preprints, (4) NTU Application Form (click here to down load it), and (5) three reference letters to ntu-bdl@ntu.edu.sg. Inquiries can be sent to the same email account.

Nanyang Technological University is located in Singapore a bustling cosmopolitan city that offers a world-class living environment, with her landscape populated by high-rise buildings and gardens. (http://www.yoursingapore.com/content/traveller/en/browse/aboutsingapore.html)

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.