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 
following areas:
•	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:  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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