Assistant/Associate Professor in Applied Mathematics/Statistics


Location:
Ningbo - China
Salary:
£36,261 to £61,618 per annum, depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance)
Closing Date:
Sunday, 31 March 2019
Reference:
180548

Opportunities at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China

Salary: Salary will be within the range of £36,261 to £48,677 per annum for Assistant Professor and £51,630 to £61,618 for Associate Professor, depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance).

Join a unique British University in China. 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.

University of Nottingham Ningbo China, a pioneer in Sino-foreign tertiary education, is rapidly expanding. It is looking for ambitious, talented academics with a passion for teaching as well as research flair to join its team of science and engineering experts. UNNC is part of the University of Nottingham’s Global University, and offers unique teaching and research opportunities in a highly dynamic economy.

The School of Mathematical Sciences at University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) seeks to fill two academic positions at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor. The positions are open to candidates with research interests in any field of Mathematics or Statistics.

Successful candidates will be expected to contribute to teaching and curriculum development for undergraduate and postgraduate Applied Mathematics/Statistics programmes and to supervise undergraduate dissertations. The people appointed will also be expected to conduct ongoing original research for publication and contribute to the research activities of the School.

Candidates must have a PhD in a relevant discipline. Experience of teaching and tutorial work in relevant subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level in an international English-speaking institution is also preferable. A role holder appointed at Associate Professor level would be expected to make a significant leadership impact both at the University and in their own research area. A role holder appointed at Assistant Professor level will be mainly expected to contribute to the teaching and research of the School. Applicants are asked to confirm whether they wish to be considered for either the Assistant Professor (level 5) or Associate Professor (level 6) post (or both) in their application.    

Salary will be within the range of £36,261 to £48,677 per annum for Assistant Professor and £51,630 to £61,618 for Associate Professor, depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, schooling support, home flight, relocation & repatriation support, and insurance will be provided for international appointments.

The posts are available from 1 September 2019 and will initially be offered on a fixed-term contract with the University of Nottingham Ningbo China for a period of up to five years. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement.

Informal enquires may be addressed to Associate Professor Behrouz Emamizadeh, Head of the School of Mathematical Sciences, email: behrouz.emamizadeh@nottingham.edu.cn. 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 your referees will be contacted prior to interview.

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

https://hrms.nottingham.edu.cn/psc/PRDHCM/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=180548&PostingSeq=1

If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Department, Tel: 86 574 8818 0000 (Ext. 8564). Email: Job@nottingham.edu.cn

Please quote reference: 180548

Closing date: 31 March 2019

To learn more about working and living in China, please visit: www.jobs.ac.uk/careers-advice/country-profiles/china

“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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Ningbo, 315100,China


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