Postdoctoral Fellowship

A research team from the NUS Business School is seeking candidates for a two-year post-doctoral fellowship beginning in July-August 2020, under a Social Science Research Council (SSRC) grant: Service Productivity and Innovation Research Programme (SPIRE) (

The fellowship offers access to world-class faculty, unique data sources, opportunities to conduct large-scale field experiments and big-data analyses, and competitive employment terms. The awardee will be based in Singapore. Together with the research team, the awardee is expected to deliver high quality research, in the form of top journal publications, which impacts public policies and industry practice. The fellowship can serve as an excellent launch pad for the awardee’s future placement to a tenure-track position at a leading research institution.

The ideal candidate should have or be in near completion of a doctoral degree in Economics, Statistics, Computing and Information Systems, or Business. He or she should have strong expertise in quantitative research and econometric analysis, demonstrate independence and resourcefulness, and be proficient in managing large-scale research projects.

Interested applicants should submit the following in electronic form (PDF file) to

Please label your email with subject: “Application for Research Fellow (SPIRE – CEBC)”. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis until the fellowship is awarded.

The application process closes on 10 April 2020. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.