Lecturer in Contemporary Chinese Studies (fixed-term)

Nottingham, Uk
Deadline 1st May 2013


Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the above post based in the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies at the University of Nottingham. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Management, Human Resource Management, International Business and Marketing. The role will undertake original research of international excellence in relevant areas compatible with existing activity within the School, publish results of research in internationally-leading peer-reviewed journals and seek and secure external research funding as appropriate. The role holder will be expected to disseminate research findings through the media, as well as at conferences, workshops and meetings. Furthermore, they will also give instruction through high quality lectures, tutorials or demonstrations to classes of all grades of students and contribute to assessments for initial and higher degrees of the University. The role holder will undertake administrative and personal tutor duties and generally assist with the efficient and effective completion of the work of the School as required.

Candidates must have a PhD (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, a strong record of publications in high quality research monographs and articles in top ranked journals. A proven track record in obtaining external research funding and experience in the supervision of PhD students to successful completion is also essential. In addition, candidates should have significant research and field experience in China with a high level of proficiency in Mandarin Chinese, sufficient to undertake research and teaching utilising Chinese language materials and the ability to interact with colleagues in China.  

This full time post is available from 1 August 2013 and will be offered on fixed-term contract for a period of three years.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor S Yao, tel: 0115 846 6179 or email: shujie.yao@nottingham.ac.uk.  Further information is also available from Jenny Hall, PA to Head of School and School Administrator, tel: 0115 846 67769 or email: jenny.hall@nottingham.ac.uk. See also http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/chinese/.  Please note that applications sent directly to these email addresses will not be accepted.


Reference: SM11506L

Closing Date: Wednesday, 1st May 2013

Job Type: Research & Teaching

Department: School of Contemporary Chinese Studies

Salary: £33230 to £44607 per annum depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance


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