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Fwd: Research Fellow for the “High Density Threshold Studies” project of Centre for Sustainable Asian Cities in the National University of Singapore

Research Fellow (High Density Threshold Studies)

The Centre for Sustainable Asian Cities has an opening for a Research Fellow for the “High Density Threshold Studies” project.  The successful candidate should possess the following qualities:

Basic Requirements

*    A PhD degree in relevant areas (building science, architecture, urban planning, environmental engineering etc)

*    Excellent writing skills

*    Research experience as evidenced by research publications, reports or dissertation scores

*    Self-motivated and ability to work in a collaborative environment

We are looking for candidates who can support and supervise research in simulating environmental performance using various computer software. Candidates with the following experience are preferred:

*    Experience in urban environmental analysis (daylight, insolation, air ventilation, and visual perception)

*    Experience in using at least one of the following computer software:

Radiance, Rhino, Houdini, EnergyPlus (or other building energy simulation software), Fluent (or other CFD software)

Other preferred experience includes:

*    Experience in conducting household surveys

*    Experience in research on tropical/high-density cities

Applicants with lesser academic qualifications and experience may be considered for a Research Assistant position.  For details of the project, please see

To apply for the position, please submit the following:

a.      A fully completed application form

b.     Curriculum vitae, with a complete list of publications

c.      Academic certificates and transcripts

d.     2 letters of reference

Addressed to:

Ms Rima Pereira

Centre for Sustainable Asian Cities

School of Design and Environment
SDE 1, #04-24 Architecture Drive
National University of Singapore

Singapore 117566


Tel: +65-6516 3308.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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