Job Openings at Nottingham University Business School (NUBS) China
Have an impact and be part of the creation of one of China’s and the World’s
leading business schools. Under the leadership of a New Dean (Carl Fey) who
started work in April 2011, we have ambitious plans and are going to be doing
many exciting things. To help fulfill these plans, NUBS China is hiring for the
Fall of 2012 (or potentially for an earlier start if mutually agreeable) in the
• Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior
• Professor in Organizational Behavior
• Associate Professor in Strategy
• Assistant Professor in International Business
• Associate Professor in International Business
• Assistant Prof in Entrepreneurship
• Associate Profs in Entrepreneurship
• Professor in Entrepreneurship
We are interviewing at the Academy of Management Meetings.
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 only six years, NUBS China currently has approximately
2,000 undergraduate students, 300 masters students, and a small Ph.D.
program. It has an international faculty of 60 coming from over 20 countries
and permanently based in Ningbo. Further, there are plans to grow to about
90 over the coming few years. NUBS China, which carries out instruction in
English, is also significantly increasing its research focus and provides an
excellent environment and conditions for scholars interested in pursuing an
active research agenda. It 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 has ambitious plans to
expand including increasing its focus on research and executive education.
Ningbo is located only 2.5 hours from Shanghai by car. It is a relatively high-
income city for China, with a per capita income (PPP basis) of about US
$12,000. Ningbo has one of China’s largest deep-water ports, a modern airport
with excellent connections to cities such as Beijing, Hong Kong, Seoul and
Taipei and high-speed rail connections to other major cities in China. It has
several international schools, excellent shopping facilities and an attractive
multicultural nightlife. It also has many rivers, lakes and mountains in the
outskirts and is considered to be one of the cities in China which has the best
quality of life.
NUBS China offers European-level competitive salaries and benefits with
reasonable teaching loads. In addition, an attractive international benefits
package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance, support for
international schooling (there are three international schools in Ningbo), and
insurance (including international medical insurance) will be provided for
international appointments. NUBS China also provides a competitive research
support package for candidates showing good research output. Candidates
are expected to have a PhD in a relevant area by the time they start to work.
Excellent English communication skills are essential. Candidates are also
expected to have demonstrated an ability to conduct high-quality research
together with strong teaching abilities.
The post, pending final funding approval, will initially be offered on a fixed term
contract with the University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China for a period of up to
7 years starting 1 September 2012. This contract may be extended on an
indefinite basis by mutual agreement, subject to revised terms and conditions.
We will be conducting first round interviews at the Academy of Management
Conference in August. People interested in having an interview should send a
CV via eMail (please state a summary of teaching ratings on the CV if you
have teaching experience, please clearly state which job you are applying for)
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Please note that it will still be necessary to formally apply on-line for the
position in August/September at:
http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Jobs/CurrentVacancies. If you have any
queries regarding the application process please contact the Human Resources
Department in the UK, tel: +44 (0)115 846 8539. The closing dates will be in
late September or Early October, 2011.
Dr. Carl F. Fey
Professor of International Business
Nottingham University Business School China
199 Taikang East Rd.
Ningbo 315100, China
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