Assistant Professor (Lecturer) in Marketing

Ningbo - China
£36,261 to £48,677 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance)
Closing Date:
Friday, 11 January 2019

Opportunities at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China

Salary: £36,261- £48,677 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance)

Join a unique British University in China. The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) was the first Sino-foreign university to open its doors in China. This award winning campus offering a UK style education has grown to establish a student body of over 7,000 in just 14 years.              

NUBS China is an integral part of the Nottingham University Business School awarding the same internationally recognized degrees offered by Nottingham in the UK. In operation for only seven eight, NUBS China already has approximately 2,000 undergraduate students, 300 masters students, a small Ph.D. program, and growing executive education activity. It has a rapidly expanding international faculty of about 80 coming from about 25 countries permanently based in Ningbo. It is EQUIS accredited and is part of a university that is highly rated and is seeking to improve further its ranking among the world’s top research and teaching universities. NUBS China carries out instruction in English and is significantly increasing its research focus and provides an excellent environment and conditions for scholars interested in pursuing an active research agenda.

NUBS China offers European-level competitive salaries and benefits with reasonable teaching loads. In addition, an attractive international benefits package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance, support for international schooling (there are three international schools in Ningbo), and insurance (including international medical insurance) will be provided for international appointments. NUBS China also provides a competitive research support package for candidates showing good research output. 

Candidates must have a PhD (or be close to completion) in a relevant discipline. Excellent research skills ideally supported by an established track record of high-quality research outputs are required and the ability to attract funding for major research projects is a distinct advantage. Experience of teaching and tutorial work in relevant subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level in an international English-speaking institution is also essential. 

Salary will be within the range of £36,261- £48,677 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments.

The post will initially be offered on a fixed term contract with the University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China for a period of 5 years starting 01, September 2019. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement.

All applicants are required to formally apply online ( for the position.

Informal enquires may be addressed to Associate Professor Sathyaprakash Balaji Makam, Department Head of Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Management Systems, email: Please note that applications sent directly to this address will not be accepted. Applications must be submitted on-line.

Interviews will take place in Ningbo, China and likely interview dates are around 25-28 February 2019 (preferred) and 04-08 March 2019 (alternative), but they are subject to change.

Please be advised that your referees will be contacted prior to interview.

For more details and/or to apply on-line please access:

If you are unable to apply on-line please contact Recruitment Team, Email: 

Please quote ref. 180122 Closing date: 11 January 2019

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The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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“As the first Sino-foreign collaborative University, The University of Nottingham China (UNNC) has just passed its successful first decade with high-quality graduates, excellent teaching and a fast growing research portfolio. The University is located in Ningbo, one of the most vibrant and liveable coastal cities in China. You will find at UNNC a warm welcome and many exciting opportunities for professional and personal development.”

Professor Chris Rudd

Provost and Pro-Vice Chancellor
The University of Nottingham Ningbo China

University of Nottingham Ningbo China

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