Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow/Lecturer Adjunct, Monash University, MSSTRI

Suzhou, China
12 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
19 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Monash University is honoured to be the first Australian university to receive a license to operate in China, one of the world's largest and fastest-growing economies, via the partnership at Suzhou with the Southeast University (SEU), one of China’s key national universities as well as the establishment of Monash Suzhou. The SEU-Monash partnership consists of the Joint Research Institute (JRI) and the Joint Graduate School (JGS) and will produce postgraduates and researchers with ideas to change people’s lives in the region and the world for the better.

The JRI conducts multi-disciplinary research projects in areas of strategic importance to industry in Australia and China. To facilitate the collaboration, Monash established The Monash Suzhou Science and Technology Research Institute (MSSTRI) and currently has five priority research themes that address strategic issues of mutual interest, including:

  • Advanced computation in science and engineering;
  • Advanced materials and manufacturing;
  • Energy and environment;
  • Future cities; and
  • Life sciences

We are seeking an individual who is passionate about undertaking high quality research in International Business /Management. International Business/Management research that advances one or more of the JRI’s priority research themes will be especially well regarded.  

This role will also be required to contribute to the teaching effort in the JGS.

An appropriately qualified appointee will be offered an honorary adjunct appointment as a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer with the Faculty of Business and Economics of Monash University, to be held conjointly with the appointment as Research Fellow/ Senior Research Fellow, (MSSTRI).

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Applicants are expected to have completed or be near completion of, a doctoral qualification in Management, or related discipline area.

For the Senior Research Fellow position, applicants will normally have teaching experience and a record of publications in high quality management journals.

Please submit your application to Professor Russell Smyth, Deputy Dean (Academic Resourcing) - 

Position Descriptions 

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