Associate Professor in International Business and/or Strategy


Location:
Ningbo - China
Salary:
£52,560 to £62,727 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance)
Closing Date:
Sunday, 8 December 2019
Reference:
180952

Opportunities at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China

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 an international faculty of about 100, 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 world’s top research and teaching universities. NUBS China focuses its efforts around the three "I"s-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 in International Business or Strategy. Candidates with research and teaching interests in areas of International Business and Strategy are encouraged to apply. Excellent English communication skills are essential together with strong teaching abilities. Candidates are also expected to have demonstrated an ability to conduct high-quality research, have evidence of an emerging international reputation in a relevant research field and of research leadership, and experience in academic service such as program leadership. NUBS China provides a competitive research support package for candidates showing good research output.

The successful candidate will be expected to deliver lectures and seminars across all years of the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes; to supervise undergraduate, master’s and potentially doctoral dissertations. In addition, there are excellent opportunities for research, and the person appointed will be expected to develop their own research activities and to contribute to the research activities of the School. 

Salary will be within the range of £52,560 - £62,727 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, schooling support 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 1 September 2020 (or earlier by mutual agreement). This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to: Professor Martin Lockett: martin.lockett@nottingham.edu.cn, Dean of Nottingham University Business School China, and Dr. Zhijing Zhu, Head of the Section of International Business and Strategy: Zhijing.Zhu@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 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=180952&PostingSeq=1

Job Reference: 180952                                         Closing date: 08 December 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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