Lecturer/Associate Professor in Accounting and Finance
Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a unique collaborative institution, the first and currently the only university in China to offer both UK (University of Liverpool) and Chinese (Ministry of Education) accredited degrees. The language of instruction is English. International Business School Suzhou (IBSS), led by professor Jean Chen, is growing in size and influences in pursuit of its vision to be a leading international business school. The school is based on key operational principles of combining East and West and combining theory and Practice, and has created a very positive impact on society through teaching, research and strong business engagement. Our students graduate with the knowledge and skills to succeed in an ever-changing world and we have enjoyed top employment rate in the country.
Applicants from any area in accounting and finance are welcome. We particularly welcome those accounting applicants who have a teaching interest in corporate reporting, auditing, and UK taxation and finance applicants who have a teaching interest in risk management, corporate finance and governance, portfolio theory, fixed income, financial derivatives and financial institutions.
Successful applicants will have a PhD in accounting or finance, and/or be able to demonstrate appropriate professional experience. Successful applicants will have teaching experience and evidence of the ability or potential to produce high quality research publications. Applicants with professional experience and professional qualifications (ICAEW/ACCA/CIMA/CFA/FRM and other equivalent qualifications), who are not currently active in research, will also be considered.
Candidates for the position of Associate Professor should have a strong track record of excellence in teaching and academic supervision, as well as an international research profile in their field and/or a successful record of research funding. We strongly welcome applicants who are internationally renowned academics with a research interest in corporate governance, contemporary accounting issues, and corporate finance.
The salary range for the positions is 19,971 – 30,701 RMB/month (Lecturer), and 31,166 – 44,546 RMB/month (Associate Professor). In addition, members of academic staff are entitled to accommodation and travel allowances, medical insurance, and relocation expenses. Overseas staff may receive a tax “holiday” of up to three years, depending on nationality and personal circumstances.
Applications should be submitted through our online HR system. Informal inquiries should be addressed to the Head of the Accounting and Finance Division, Dr Peng Cheng: firstname.lastname@example.org ).