Assistant Professor in Accounting
Friday, 8th October 2021
Opportunities at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China
Salary will be within the range of RMB 421,889to RMB 555,548 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance).
University of Nottingham Ningbo China is seeking to recruit an Assistant
Professor in Accounting in Nottingham University Business School China
Your key responsibilities include:
To deliver teaching across a range of modules or within a subject area,
providing curriculum leadership within own area of expertise.
Be responsible for the design of course modules and/or programmes of study
in specialist area and for their quality. Where appropriate identify the
need for developing the content or structure of existing modules and make
proposals on how this should be achieved.
To supervise and examine Post graduate, Masters and PhD students.
To take the lead on, plan, develop and conduct individual and/or
collaborative research objectives, projects and proposals either as an
individual or as part of a broader programme.
To establish a national reputation and regularly disseminate and explain
research findings through leading peer-reviewed national publications (on
a sustained basis), conferences and other appropriate media.
PhD in Accounting.
Clear potential for publishing in high quality international journals in
accounting or closely relevant areas, such as ABS3/ABDC-A ranked journals.
Experience and demonstrated success in delivering teaching within an
agreed quality framework.
Sufficient breadth or depth of specialist knowledge in the discipline to
develop research programmes and methodologies.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Join a unique British University in China. 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 16
As a key component of UNNC, Nottingham University Business School (NUBS)
China is 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
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.
The Department of Finance, Accounting and Economics plays an important part in
the School's teaching programmes and offers a wide range of modules in
finance, accounting and Economics-related subjects at both undergraduate and
Your Remuneration, Benefits and Support
You will be offered a fixed term contract initially with University of
Nottingham Ningbo China for a period of up to five years with effect from 1
September 2021 or as soon as thereafter. This contract may be extended on an
indefinite basis based on mutual agreement. Salary will be within the range of
RMB 421,889to RMB 555,548 per annum depending on skills and experience
(salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance). In
addition, an attractive package including employment support allowance, first
arrival allowance and insurance will be provided for international
How to Apply
Applicants should submit an application via our on-line application system
before 8 October 2021 at
https: // hrms.nottingham.edu.cn/psc/PRDHCM/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRSHRAM.HRSAPPSCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRSAPPJBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=181908&PostingSeq=1
Only on-line applications made at (https:// job.nottingham.edu.cn) will be
accepted. Referees will be contacted prior to interview and interviews will
take place in Ningbo China.
Informal enquiries regarding these vacancies may be addressed to Dr. Wei
Huang, Head of Department of Finance, Accounting and Economics of Nottingham
University Business School China at email: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you
are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Office, Tel: 86
574 88180000(ext.8854), Email: email@example.com.
Equality and Diversity
University of Nottingham Ningbo China is an equal opportunity employer. We are
committed to providing a fair, equitable and mutually supportive learning and
working environment for our students and staff. It is our intention to ensure
that job applicants and staff are treated solely on the basis of their merits,
abilities and potential, regardless of gender, race, colour, nationality,
ethnic or national origin, age, socio-economic background, disability,
religious or political beliefs, trade union membership, family circumstances,
sexual orientation or other irrelevant distinction.
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