University of Nottingham in Ningbo China
Apply here: https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BZS993/assistant-professor-lecturer-in-mobile-studies
Location: Ningbo - China
Salary: £36,914 to £49,553 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond these scales is subject to performance)
Closing Date: Sunday, 10 May 2020
Opportunities at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China
Join a unique British University in China. The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) was the first Sino-foreign University to open its doors in China. This award-winning campus offering a UK style education has grown to establish a student body of over 8,000 in just 15 years.
A pioneer in Sino-foreign tertiary education, UNNC is rapidly expanding as part of the University of Nottingham’s Global University. The institution seeks ambitious, talented academics with a flair for research and a passion for teaching to join its team of experts, offering unique teaching and research opportunities in a highly dynamic economy.
The School of International Communications is the largest school in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and is affiliated to the Department of Culture, Media and Visual Studies at the Nottingham UK campus. Our BA (Hons) in International Communications is a provincial level accredited degree which includes a dedicated programme of study for a European or East Asian language. Its sister programme, BA (Hons) in International Communications with Chinese, has proved successful in attracting high quality international students to the school. We currently run an MA programme in International Communications and also have one of the most successful PhD programmes in the university.
The post-holder will be expected to teach across the full range of our programmes, undertake supervision of BA and MA dissertation students and PGR students, and conduct research and external engagement in the school’s main research areas. More details of the school and its teaching and research activities can be found here:
Candidates will need to have a PhD in a discipline relevant to the post and a demonstrable ability to teach in the area of mobile studies and media and communication studies. Some experience of teaching/tutorial work in relevant subjects at undergraduate or postgraduate level in an international English-speaking institution, as well as evidence of peer-reviewed research outputs in media and communication studies and/or cultural studies are also essential requirements of this post.
Salary will be within the range of £36,914 - £ 49,553 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond these scales is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments.
The post is expected to be in the post from 1 September 2020 and will initially be offered on a fixed-term contract with the University of Nottingham Ningbo China for a period of up to five years. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement, subject to revised terms and conditions.
All applicants are required to formally apply online for the position.
Informal enquires may be addressed to Dr Filippo Gilardi, Head of School of International Communications, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that applications sent directly to this address will not be accepted. Applications must be submitted on-line.
Interviews will take place in Ningbo, China and will be held likely in June, but they are subject to change.
Please be advised that your referees will be contacted prior to interview.
For more details and/or to apply on-line please access: https://hrms.nottingham.edu.cn/psc/PRDHCM/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=181028&PostingSeq=1
If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Department, Tel: +86 (0)574 8818 0000 (Ext. 8854). Email: Job@nottingham.edu.cn.
Please quote ref: 181028 Closing date: 10 May 2020
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