Research Talent Development


Nanyang Assistant Professorship (NAP)

NTU has a premier scheme, the elite Nanyang Assistant Professorship (NAP), to attract exceptional young academics throughout the world to work at NTU, further strengthening NTU’s commitment to research excellence. Launched in 2007, the scheme attracted nearly 400 applicants in 2007 and 586 applicants in 2008 with NTU awarding a total of 18 NAPs in these two years. Not only do the NAP recipients receive start-up grants of up to S$1 million, they also have the chance to help lead NTU’s next wave of multidisciplinary research. The scheme is opened on an annual basis and each year, up to 10 appointments will be made.

To find out more about the Nanyang Assistant Professorship, click here.

Below are Nanyang Assistant/Associate Professors currently with the College.

​​​Asst Prof Yu Han​ ​2018 ​SCSE
Asst Prof Yu-Cheng, Chen​ ​2018 ​EEE
Asst Prof Lyu Chen ​2018 ​MAE
​Asst Prof Matteo Seita ​2018 ​MAE
Asst Prof Liu Weichen​ ​2018 ​SCSE
Asst Prof Chang Wonkeun​​ ​2017 ​EEE
Assoc Prof Xavier Bresson​​​ ​2017 ​SCSE
Asst Prof Xu Yan ​2016 ​EEE
Asst Prof Li Hong ​2016 ​MAE
Asst Prof Wei Lei ​2014 ​EEE
​​​Asst Prof Pan, Sinno Jia​lin
​2014 ​SCSE
Asst Prof Tran Anh Tuan​ ​2013 ​MAE
Asst Prof Bo An ​2013 ​SCSE
Asst Prof Liu Linbo​ ​2012 ​EEE
​​Asst Prof Wang Mingfeng​
​2012 ​SCBE
Asst Pro​​f Liu Yang​​​​​
​2012 SCSE
Asst Prof Hirotaka Sato ​2011 ​MAE
​​​Asst Prof Li Mo​​
​2010 ​SCSE​
Asst Prof Xiao Xiaokui
​​2009 ​SCSE​