Applications are invited for positions in International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU), a Joint Venture established in 2006 by the University of Liverpool, UK and Xi’an Jiaotong University, China. Faculty at Lecturer
or Associate Professor level are welcome to apply for roles in Marketing, HRM, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Information Management & Information Systems, Accounting, Economics and Finance
IBSS delivers a range of undergraduate, postgraduate, MBA, PhD and Executive Education programmes in the fields of Management, Finance and Economics. It currently has 90 academic staff and over 2,500 students and is growing every year. This is an exciting opportunity to participate in the development and success of an ambitious business school located in the vibrant city of Suzhou and surrounded by Fortune 500 companies.
International Business School Suzhou is growing in size and influence in pursuit of its vision to be an internationally renowned business school. With leading international faculty and a superb location in the heart of Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) close to other major commercial centres such as Shanghai and Wuxi, IBSS enjoys ideal conditions for beneficial mutual exchanges between business and academia. This underpins an English-speaking learning and teaching environment that ensures students graduate with the knowledge and skills to succeed in an ever-changing world. XJTLU aims to become truly research-led, and has committed significant investment into research development.
XJTLU is located in the Higher Education Town of Suzhou Industrial Park, 25 minutes away from Shanghai by bullet train and 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 nearly 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 ($215 billion in 2014). The broader Suzhou area encompasses the spirit of both old and new in China, with the historic old town’s canals, UNESCO World Heritage Site gardens, and the I.M Pei-designed Suzhou Museum attracting millions of tourists annually. SIP offers an excellent quality of life, with high environmental standards. The nearby Jinji Lake provides a range of recreational and entertainment amenities, and within SIP and Suzhou itself, there are a variety of shopping facilities, international and local restaurants, entertainment hubs and a great nightlife. Suzhou is also home to four international schools and a range of international-standard healthcare facilities
Applications should be received by 15th November - please follow the links below for further details.
Professor/Lecturer in Information Management and Information Systems
Professor/Lecturer in Marketing
Professor/Lecturer in Accounting
Professor/Lecturer in Finance
Professor/Lecturer in Human Resource Management
Professor/Associate Professor of Practice in Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Professor/Lecturer in Economics
International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool
No 111 Ren'ai Rd
Suzhou Dushu Lake Higher Education Town
Suzhou Industrial Park, Jiangsu Province
PR China 215123
512 8188 0457
Mob. +86 185 0153 5947