Xi'an Jiaotong - Liverpool University – Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
Applicants working in the following fields will be preferred: Probability, Statistics and Actuarial Science, including
Outstanding applicants in other areas will also be considered.
LOCATION: SUZHOU CAMPUS
POSITION OPEN DATE: 1st September 2021
ADVERTISEMENT CLOSING DATE: 11th June 2021
JOB ID: 2022
CONTRACT TYPE: Fixed-Term/3-year contract, renewable. 3rd contract is open-ended
Located in Suzhou, China, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a young, dynamic and EMI university founded in 2006, and is a unique collaborative institution and first joint-venture university in China to offer both UK (University of Liverpool) and Chinese (Ministry of Education) accredited undergraduate degrees for more than 100 programmes. XJTLU also aims to become truly research-led and has committed significant investment into research development and the expansion of master’s and PhD student numbers on campus. The university has over 18,000 students and nearly 1000 academic staff representing in excess of 90 nationalities. For detailed information about the university, please visit www.xjtlu.edu.cn
The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science (https://www.xjtlu.edu.cn/en/study/departments/academic-departments/statistics-and-actuarial-science/) is newly established in September 2020 within the School of Science at XJTLU. Our vibrant research atmosphere is driven by interdisciplinary research groups in Applied Probability and Statistics, Actuarial Mathematics and Data Science. There are currently 10 academic staff. The areas of departmental activity include learning and teaching, research and all outreach activities. Up to 2023, we expect to achieve a research-led, teaching enhanced, and research and teaching balanced operation mode in line with the highest international standards.
Responsibilities and Duties
Preference will be given to applicants who have shown excellent accomplishments in research and teaching. It is important to note that a successful applicant must be able to teach in English as XJTLU’s working and instructional language is English.
Experience in conducting research supported by research funds.
Members of Academic Staff are entitled to subsidies for accommodation, travel, and children’s educational, medical insurance, and a one-time relocation allowance is provided. Overseas staff may receive a tax “holiday,” depending on nationality and personal circumstances.
Citizenship and Visa Regulations
Employment at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University is regulated by Chinese Labour Laws, and must comply with the regulations of the provincial government. These regulations stipulate who is eligible for legal employment with regard to obtaining work permits and visas. Please be advised candidates over 65 may not be eligible for PRC work visa.
Please send your application online. Applications must be submitted in a single pdf file that includes 3 parts in the order of:
For further information and an informal discussion, please contact Dr. Yinna Ye, Head of department by email: Yinna.Ye@xjtlu.edu.cn If you are unable to apply online, please contact the HR at Mengdie.Sun@xjtlu.edu.cn Applications should be received by the closing date stated above. Please quote the position and job ID (2022) in your enquiry.
|Location:||Suzhou - China|
£2,567.34 to £4,321.44 converted salary* /month
|Placed On:||23rd April 2021|
|Closes:||11th June 2021|