Visiting Assistant Professor in Mechanics of Solids

Zhejiang, China
411197 RMB to 541469 RMB per annum
10 Sep 2020
End of advertisement period
25 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Reference No 181366
Location NB-Ningbo
Contract Status Full-Time
Job Family Academic
Closing Time 09/25/2020 23:59, Beijing Time
Salary 411197 RMB to 541469 RMB   per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance

University of Nottingham Ningbo China

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Visiting Assistant Professor in Mechanics of Solids

Join a unique British University in China.  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 7,000 in just 15 years.

University of Nottingham Ningbo China, a pioneer in Sino-foreign tertiary education, is rapidly expanding.  It is looking for ambitious, talented academics with a passion for teaching as well as research flair to join its team of science and engineering experts. UNNC is part of the University of Nottingham’s Global University, and offers unique teaching and research opportunities in a highly dynamic economy.

The purpose of this role will be to lead and deliver individual and collaborative research and teaching in the area of mechanics of solids, and make a contribution to the direction of research programmes in the Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering.

The role will be responsible for generating new intellectual understanding/knowledge through the application of knowledge and for developing ideas for application of research and teaching outcomes.

Salary will be within the range of RMB411,197 – RMB541,469 per annum, depending on qualifications and experience (salary progression beyond this is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including employment support allowance and insurance will be provided for this appointment.

The post will initially be offered on a fixed term contract with the University of Nottingham Ningbo China starting from September 2020 or as soon as thereafter.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to: Professor Xiaogang Yang, email: Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted. Applications must be submitted on-line.

Please be advised that your referees will be contacted prior to interview.

If you are unable to apply on-line please contact Recruitment Team, Email: