Assistant Professor/ Associate Professor/ Professor in Carbon Finance, Carbon Management, and Circular Economy

China-UK Low Carbon College, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Hours: Full Time
Contract Type:
Multi-year, renewable

About us
Shanghai Jiao Tong University 
(SJTU) is one of the most prestigious universities in China. According to the 2018 QS World University Rankings, SJTU is ranked 62th globally.

The China-UK Low Carbon College (LCC) was established by SJTU in May 2017 and is the first college in China which pioneers in low-carbon research and education. It has established partnerships with top UK universities including the University of Edinburgh and University College London. Meanwhile, LCC is actively seeking collaboration opportunities with other world-class universities. It aims to establish a training base for interdisciplinary and practical talents in the field of low-carbon industry and carbon finance.

The LCC is looking for specialists in AREAS of:

  • Carbon Finance
  • Carbon Management
  • Carbon Accounting
  • Energy Economy and Finance
  • Low Carbon Investment
  • Carbon Market
  • Green Economy
  • Low Carbon City

Job Requirements:

  1. A PhD degree in Economic Management, Finance, or related fields is required.
  2. Applicants should be excellent in both teaching and researching. The candidate should be able to conduct and lead independent and innovative research projects and show strong academic potential and teaching abilities.
  3. Applicants should have global perspective and industry outreach, close to native English speaker language proficiency and ability to conduct interdisciplinary research, especially in collaboration with industry.
  4. Applicants should have ideally one-year teaching or researching experience in a world-class university or research institute. For outstanding PhD students from overseas, previous working experience is not required.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Teach graduate and PhD courses;
  2. Conduct scientific research in related fields and publish high-level research works;
  3. Supervise graduate students and PhD students;
  4. Complete other tasks assigned by the China-UK Low Carbon College.

Salary and Benefits:

  1. Salary: Basic Salaries + Annual Bonus
  2. Stipend: Housing Allowances + Health Insurance
  3. Initial research funds are provided for each successful applicant.

Application Materials:

  1. Detailed CV
  2. Statement of research and teaching
  3. Full list of publications
  4. 3 - 5 representative publications (full text in English published within 5 years)
  5. 3 - 5 recommendation letters
  6. Other relevant material, certificates, documentary evidence, etc.

Please specify where you found the advert and your target position in the subject of the email, and attach all documents mentioned above to the email. The application package should be sent electronically to lcc-hr@sjtu.edu.cn.

The LCC recruits outstanding academics all year round and organizes interviews regularly. The most recent interviews will be held in early May 2018.

Contact Us
Contact: Ms. Chu
Email: lcc-hr@sjtu.edu.cn
TEL: +86 21 54741321
Website: http://lcc.sjtu.edu.cn/


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