Teaching Fellow in Economics

Ningbo - China
Not specified
Closing Date:
Saturday, 23 November 2019

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. Located in Ningbo, this award winning campus offering a UK style education has grown to establish a student body of over 8,000 in just 15 years.

As a key component of UNNC, NUBS China is also an integral part of the Nottingham University Business School awarding the same internationally recognized degrees offered by Nottingham in the UK. In operation for just over 10 years, NUBS China currently has approximately 2,800 students of which about 400 are enrolled in postgraduate programmes including a Ph.D. programme. It has a rapidly expanding international faculty of about 90, all based in Ningbo China and coming from 27 countries or so. The school is EQUIS accredited and is part of a university that is highly rated and is seeking to improve further its ranking among the worlds top research and teaching universities. NUBS China focuses its efforts around the three Is-International, Innovative, and Interactive. Since 2011, NUBS China has rapidly progressed towards an increasing focus on high impact research, customized executive education, and high quality teaching.

Candidates must have a PhD or be very close to completion of his/her PhD in economics or mathematical economics. Candidates with research and teaching interests in any area of economics are encouraged to apply. Excellent English communication skills are essential together with strong teaching abilities. The successful candidate will be expected to deliver lectures and seminars across all years of the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes; to supervise undergraduate and masters dissertations.

Salary will be within the range of 311,681 RMB  372,162 RMB per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this 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 three years starting 1 September 2020. This contractmay be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement, subject to revised terms andconditions.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr. Wei Huang, Department Head of Finance, Accounting and Economics at email: wei.huang@nottingham.edu.cn.Please note that applications sent directly to this address will not be accepted.

Applicants should submit an application via our on-line application system. Only on-line applications made at(http://job.nottingham.edu.cn) will be accepted.

If you are unable to apply on-line, please contact Human Resources Office, Email: Job@nottingham.edu.cn.

Interviews will take place in Ningbo, China.

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

For more details and/or to apply on-line please click on the Apply button above. 

Closing date: 23 November 2019

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

University of Nottingham Ningbo China

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Ningbo, 315100,China

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