Xi'an Jiaotong - Liverpool University
CONTRACT TYPE: Fixed-Term/3-year contract, renewable. 3rd contract open-ended
Located in Suzhou, China, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a young and dynamic university founded in 2006. XJTLU is a unique collaborative institution and the first joint-venture university in China to offer both UK (University of Liverpool) and Chinese (Ministry of Education) accredited undergraduate degrees. We now offer more than 100 degree programmes with English as the medium of instruction. XJTLU aims to become truly research-led and has committed significant resources into the development of research and the expansion of our master’s and PhD student numbers. The university has over 18,000 students and nearly 1,000 academic staff from more than 90 countries. For detailed information about the university, please visit www.xjtlu.edu.cn.
The rapidly growing Department of Media and Communication is part of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Young and dynamic, the department is home to academic staff from over ten countries around the world. It delivers a popular BA Media and Communication Studies, which offers a rich selection of theoretical modules in journalism, digital media, film studies, cultural studies, and creative industries, as well as media production modules. The department also offers a popular MSc Media and Communication that contains two pathways: the practice-oriented Professional Communication pathway and the research-led Global Media and China pathway. In addition, staff recruit and supervise PhD students in their own research area. Collegial and vibrant, staff members are committed to research-led teaching and cutting-edge research.
Responsibilities and Duties
We seek to appoint one candidate (exact position title based on experience) with professional and practical experience and research interests in media and communication industries.
The appointee is expected to perform the following duties:
Range of Annual Base Pay:
Members of academic staff are entitled to subsidies for accommodation, travel, and children’s education, medical insurance, and a one-time relocation allowance is provided.
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 be not eligible for a work visa in the P.R. China.
Please send your application online.
Applications must be submitted in a single PDF file that includes 3 parts in the order of:
Applications should be received by the closing date stated above.
For specific enquiries relating to the position, please email Prof Xiaoling Zhang, Head of the Department of Media and Communication, at email@example.com. Informal enquiries may be addressed to HR at Wenyu.Pu@xjtlu.edu.cn . Please quote the position and job ID (2889) in your enquiry.
|Location:||Suzhou - China|
£34,644.40 to £60,627.70 converted salary*
|Placed On:||19th August 2022|
|Closes:||30th September 2022|