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We are looking for a passionate and ambitious professional to jointly further develop with the existing Programme Co-Director the Future Resilient Systems Programme as the leading centre of its kind in the world. Both Co-Directors have complementing competencies. He or she will build upon existing foundations and contribute to deliver world-class research outcomes, and shape innovative and rigorous research approaches in the challenging and fast-changing area of resilient systems.
The Co-Director jointly develops the programme to a vibrant centre and takes responsibility for organisational decisions. He or she shares joint responsibility on academic and financial decisions, preparation of budgets and financial reports, as well as joint responsibility to supervise a research support management team of about four professionals. Additionally his or her duties contain the identification of emerging research issues and their transformation into new projects. The Co-Director performs quality control assessments, including compiling progress reports to the Singapore National Research Foundation and to SEC's governing board; and develops and implements mechanisms for the continuous improvement of the programme coherence. Finally, he or she initiates, plans and organises events to disseminate research outcomes and engages diverse Stakeholders.
We offer an exciting job, a competitive salary, career development opportunities and a dynamic international working environment in Singapore.