The School of Design and Environment invites applicants to apply for the Postdoctoral Fellowship (PDF) to be based in the following Department:
Outstanding researchers who have fulfilled all requirements of the PhD or have obtained their PhD within the last three years. The successful candidates are expected to work on specific projects with clear deliverables that complement the research foci of the Department with which they are affiliated.
The above travel assistance is a contribution towards expenses incurred by the appointee and his/her dependants in re-locating to Singapore. Such expenses refer to costs for travel, packing, transportation and insurance of personal and professional effects as well as settling-in expenses. The travel allowance is contingent upon the Postdoctoral Fellow's completion of his/her initial one-year contract. In the event that the appointee does not fulfill the initial one-year contract, the appointee shall be liable to refund the University a proportionate amount of the travel assistance granted to him/her and his/her dependants on appointment.
The closing date for applications is 30 November for appointments to begin in August of the following year.
Interested applicants should submit the following :
The Department also offers graduate degrees in Architecture [MA(Arch) & Ph.D.] by research.
Candidates wishing to register for the degree of Master of Arts in Architecture [MA(Arch)] or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) should consult the Head of the Department and the University's Graduate Studies handbook. Faculty members of the department act as supervisors to higher degrees' candidates. Regulations governing the award of higher degrees are set out in the University's Statutes and Regulations.
The Department participates in various aspects of research. Faculty members undertake funded research projects and are also engaged in research with external collaborators.
Please click here for admission details, requirements and application forms as well as information on research scholarship.
The National University of Singapore Statutes pertaining to postgraduate courses at the Department of Architecture are reproduced here for reference only -- Please confirm all information with the actual document, available through the Registrar's Office.
STATUTE AR7: DEGREE OF MASTER OF ARTS (ARCHITECTURE)
1. (1) For admission as a candidate for the degree of Master of Arts (Architecture), a person must be a graduate of this University or such graduate of another university as the Senate may approve or have obtained the Diploma in Architecture of the Singapore Polytechnic and must normally have been a graduate of at least two years' standing at the date on which he registers as a candidate for the degree.
(2) A candidate must possess a degree in Architecture ordinarily with honours where honours; degrees are not classified, or with at least second class honours where such honours degrees are classified, he/she must also submit evidence of adequate training and ability to undertake the proposed course.
2. The candidate must submit a thesis which must embody the results of an original investigation and is accordingly governed by clauses 7-15 of the Degrees of Master Statute (Statute 21).