Teaching Fellow/Senior Teaching Fellow in Economics

Apr 20, 2019
May 18, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
Reference code: 995803

Xi'an Jiaotong - Liverpool University, International Business School Suzhou (IBSS)

Teaching Fellow/Senior Teaching Fellow in Economics

International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) at Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University invites applications for positions of Teaching Fellow/Senior Teaching Fellow in the Economics Division. Expertise in all fields of economics are welcome, including areas such as statistics, econometrics, applied microeconomics, macroeconomics, behavioural and experimental economics, and environmental economics. An ability to teach courses a wide range of courses in the broader field of economics at undergraduate and graduate level is needed.

Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a unique collaborative institution, the first and currently the only university in China to offer both UK (University of Liverpool) and Chinese (Ministry of Education) accredited undergraduate degrees. The University now has 10,000 students on campus, enrolled in programmes taught in English. The university is located in the Higher Education Town of Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP), well-connected via nearby airports to cities such as Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, and Taipei, and via high-speed rail to other major cities in China. SIP is a major growth zone, including operations run by more than one-fifth of the Fortune 500 top global companies. Greater Suzhou is now the fourth largest concentration of economic activity in China in terms of GDP, and the SIP has been on the receiving end of both private and public investments into innovation and R&D.

International Business School Suzhou (IBSS)

International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) is the largest unit within the university and is quickly emerging as a leading Business School in the region, as illustrated by its recent accreditations by AACSB in 2016 and EQUIS 2018 - becoming the youngest institution ever to receive both recognitions. IBSS is directed by the overarching theme of 'bridging East and West' in all areas of academia, including teaching, research, and business engagement. As a fast-growing business school in one of the most dynamic locations in the country, IBSS provides an outstanding environment for development. For more detailed information about our programmes, research strategy, as well as other general information, please visit our website http://www.xjtlu.edu.cn/en/departments/academic-departments/international-business-school-suzhou/

  1. Applicants should possess an excellent teaching portfolio, and preferably, experience teaching in a research-led university. In addition, the candidates must hold excellent reputation and impact in their respective fields of teaching.
  2. Applicants should be excellent educators with experience teaching and designing courses as well as supervising student dissertation at all levels - including undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Experience teaching in executive programmes is also welcome.
  3. Applicants should be willing to and/or experienced in managing programmes.
  4. Experience teaching and managing diverse cohorts is also required.

The salary range for the positions is 21,611 - 33,222 RMB/month (Teaching Fellow), and 21,616 - 46,041 RMB/month (Senior Teaching Fellow). In addition, members of academic staff are entitled to accommodation and travel allowances, medical insurance, and relocation expenses. Overseas staff may receive a tax holiday of up to three years, depending on nationality and personal circumstances.

Applications should be submitted through our online HR system. Informal inquiries should be addressed to the Head of the Economics Division, Dr Eddy Fang: eddy.fang@xjtlu.edu.cn ).

Please apply via the apply online button below.

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