Birmingham City University is one of just 63 universities across the world to be given the green light to set up a jointly run higher education institute in China. Birmingham City University joins such prestigious institutions as Duke University, the University of Michigan and New York University in being able to confer degrees in China.

The University (BCU) has been given the go-ahead for an exciting partnership with Wuhan Textile University (WTU) in China. WTU is already recognised for its creative arts and has been crowned China's top fashion university for the last 15 years.

Following the first appointment of Birmingham Institute of Fashion and Creative Arts (BIFCA) Assistant Dean, we’re now looking for a driven and committed team of experts on a two year fixed term contract, to contribute to the development of this new venture, which will see BIFCA become established in China. We are seeking to appoint: