Research Associate in Air Traffic Management Research

Under the Air Traffic Management Research Institute (ATMRI) (, Nanyang Technological University, you will be part of a team of researchers to perform simulation modelling in establishing the parameters for Traffic management of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in an urban environment.

Primary Duties or Responsibilities

Specifically, you will

  • Conduct research and analysis related to safety and risk assessment of UAS operations using simulation and modelling tools;
  • Develop different safety and risk assessment models using the simulation and modelling tools;
  • Develop various strategies to mitigate the risk of UAS operations based on different possible operational scenarios, and
  • Liaise with stake holders to solicit feedbacks and requirements.

Job Requirements:


  • Master Degree in related field (required)
  • A few years of relevant experiences could be a great asset
  • Strong programming skills in Matlab or C++
  • Experience in various safety and risk assessment methodologies such as hazard and operability study (HAZOP)/ failure mode and effect analysis (FMEA)/ fault tree analysis (FTA) (required)
  • Good English writing and communication skills (required)
  • Independent and team player (required)


  • Experience in UAS operation or air traffic management background (preferred)

Application Procedure:

Please send your full CV (including education background, research and work experience and list of publications and highlighting previous relevant experience) to Prof Low Kin Huat ( 

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.