Location: Panyu Campus, Jinan University, Guangzhou
Brief introduction of J-BJI:
Jinan University, established in 1906, located in the historical and modern city of Guangzhou, is a leading Chinese university, and one of the ‘211 Project’ universities in China. We have an international outloook and over 50,000 students. Seven subject areas at Jinan University are ranked in the top 1% on the ESI（Essential Science Indicators） ranking scale. These seven subject area are evaluated highly by The Ministry of Education ranks Jinan’s Applied Economics at 5th place and Statistics at 8th in the national ranking.
The University of Birmingham is a public research university located in Birmingham, United Kingdom. It is a founding member of both the ‘Russell Group’ of British research universities and the International Network of Research Universities, ‘Universitas 21’.
Jinan University-University of Birmingham Joint Institute at Jinan University is a ‘Chinese-Foreign Cooperation in Running Schools’ organization approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education in 2016. Currently, JNU-UoB offers four undergraduate programs: Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Information and Computing Science, Statistics with Economics, and Economics. The four programs offered by the Joint Institute focus on integrating fundamental knowledge with application, aiming to cultivate mathematical and economic professionals in cross-disciplinarity and excellence in the fields of social science and natural science. The primary aim of these programs is to cultivate high-level talents who are equipped with solid mathematical skills, global vision, strong competitiveness in innovative capability, and foreign language proficiency. The four programs put different emphases respectively on applied mathematics, computing method and program design, statistics, and economics and finance.
We are looking for a qualified and experienced program leader for one of the four programs (at the rank of Lecturer, Associate Professor or Professor). The Joint Institute welcomes high caliber faculty of diverse background from around the world to join us in establishing a top-tier Joint Institute in China.
Professor/ Associate Professor Level
Professor/ Associate Professor
You are a student-centered, forward-thinking academic leader, innovator, and administrator. You embody and espouse Jinan University – University of Birmingham Joint Institute’s values of interdisciplinary collaboration, diversity, equity, inclusion and social justice. You have had success leading and inspiring change, managing complex projects, and driving large-scale academic growth initiatives within multi-stakeholder environments. Your facilitative and diplomatic style has earned you the respect of your peers and partners, as has your ability to engage students, faculty, staff, and a diverse group of stakeholders and community leaders in driving an academic mission of excellence.
You would need to ensure that a lens of academic excellence and the student experience is driving all decision-making related to planning, budgeting, resource allocation, design, programming, etc. You will work with the senior management team in framing the governance and management structures and administrative services to support the academic mission.
Salary and Fringe Benefits:
Professor/ Associate Professor
Please send your full curriculum vitae together with copies of qualification documents, recent teaching-related information such as teaching evaluations, and at least three references by email to firstname.lastname@example.org before June 15th, 2019.
For further information, please contact at email@example.com.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.
|Location:||Guangzhou - China|
Up to ¥800,000
Up to £89,329.60 converted salary*
|Placed On:||23rd April 2019|
|Closes:||15th June 2019|
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