The Future Cities Laboratory (FCL) is the first research programme of the Singapore-ETH Centre for Global Environmental Sustainability. Established in Singapore in 2010 as a joint initiative between the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) and Singapore’s National Research Foundation, the Singapore-ETH Centre is home to a community of over 100 PhD, postdoctoral and Professorial researchers working on diverse themes related to future cities and environmental sustainability.

The SEC serves as an intellectual hub for research, scholarship, entrepreneurship, postgraduate and postdoctoral training. It actively collaborates with local universities and research institutes and engages researchers with industry to facilitate technology transfer to benefit the public.

FCL is seeking candidates for the following positions and welcome interested and qualified applicants to apply.

Full-time positions:

1. Postdoctoral Researcher/ Research Assistant for Multi-scale Energy Systems Project

2. PhD or Postdoctoral Researcher for Real Estate Evaluation for the Dense and Green Building Typologies research project

3. Senior Researcher/Project Coordinator for Cooler Calmer Singapore project

Internship positions:

For internship opportunities, please contact Noor Faizah Binte Othman at

For open positions in SEC’s second programme – Future Resilient Systems – please click here