Thank you for your interest in employment at the Singapore campus of James Cook University.

We take exceptional pride in recruiting and developing outstanding individuals who share our vision to be the leading Australian provider of higher education in Asia. At the Singapore campus of James Cook University, we believe in the importance of providing a great place for our employees to grow and develop professionally. We have a culture that values mutual respect, integrity, creativity and teamwork.

Join us as we continue our development as a vibrant, multicultural and excellent organisation in education and research.

Associate Professor / Lecturer / Senior Lecturer* Business

Job no: 492883
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Singapore

*The level of the position offered will be determined by the interview panel.


The appointee will be an experienced academic / faculty member and will join a young, dynamic and growing team of academics.  The academic is expected to play an important role in research and research development at the Singapore campus which includes mentorship, guest lecturing and industry engagement.

Applications are invited from candidates in any area of research and practice with a focus in Tourism and Digital Marketing.



  • Contribution to the Business School’s mission
  • A leadership role in research training and development.
  • Supervision of postgraduate research projects.
  • Supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate students engaged in course work.
  • Teaching a variety of tourism, hospitality, and marketing subjects

Key Selection Criteria:

  • A PhD in Business specializing in Marketing and Tourism & Hospitality
  • A substantial publication record relative to career stage.
  • Success in obtaining research funding.
  • Demonstrate the potential for high-quality research activities, as well as the commitment to excellent teaching. 
  • Evidence of quality teaching and supervision of students at under- and postgraduate levels.
  • Knowledge and Ability to develop industry networks for Research, Teaching & Learning and Service Engagements.
  • The ability to teach across a range of subjects at various levels. While tourism and hospitality is a specialization we are looking for, candidates should also possess a broader overview in on one or several areas: digital marketing, e-commerce, marketing research, analytics, international marketing, business-to-business marketing.
  • Evidence of academic leadership.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective relations with colleagues in an academic environment and with people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.


Enquiries: Dr K Thirumaran, Academic Head: Telephone: +65-67093716


Employment type: Fulltime tenure subject to Ministry-of-Manpower-Singapore jurisdiction and probationary period.


Remuneration and conditions: The positions command an appropriate remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience. All employment salary arrangements are offered in SGD. Candidates must consider the lower tax structure in Singapore and the organisational practice of Annual-Wage-Supplement equal to a month’s salary at the end of the calendar year(as eligible) subject to JCU board’s decision.


Lecturer: SGD 77 000 per annum - 119 000 per annum

Senior Lecturer: SGD 104 000 per annum - SGD147 000 per annum

Associate Professor: SGD114 000 per annum – SGD187 000 per annum


Method of Application

Applications MUST provide all of the following:

  1. an up-to-date CV including research record
  2. all qualifications
  3. a statement systematically addressing the Selection Criteria
  4. a teaching profile and recent teaching evaluations

Applications without any of the above will not be considered.

Please send your application via 

Closing Date: 8 December 2022

We thank you for your interest and regret we are only able to notify shortlisted candidates. The University reserves the right to invite applications, not to make an appointment or make an appointment at a lower job grade.

The Singapore campus of James Cook University (registered as James Cook University Pte Ltd in Singapore) is a wholly owned company of James Cook University Australia. 

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Applications close: Singapore Standard Time

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