Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Full Professor in Applied Mathematics / Statistics

Ningbo, China
06 May 2022
End of advertisement period
31 May 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The School of Mathematical Sciences is now seeking exceptional scholars to join us as Assistant Professors / Associate Professors / Professors in Applied Mathematics/Statistics.

About the School/Department

The School of Mathematical Sciences currently runs two degree programmes, which lead successful graduates to University of Nottingham degrees in BSc Honours Mathematics with Applied Mathematics and BSc Honours Statistics. Some of our students spend the last two years of education in Nottingham, UK, but most of them graduate in Ningbo, China. Our teaching is focused on the interdisciplinary nature of mathematical disciplines through introducing mathematical models from physics, biology, economics, etc., as well as illustrating how pure mathematical discoveries lead to applications in real life. Our research reflects this vision, too, and we are combining investigations in mathematics with applications.

All our teaching is delivered in English, which is the academic working language of the university.

About You

We seek to appoint independent researchers, who are articulate teachers, with international teaching experience, preferably in English. We expect a convincing record of mathematical publications and a broad academic network. Experience of successful PhD supervision in the field of mathematical sciences in an institution with high international reputation is of great importance for applicants to senior positions.

Your Remuneration, Benefits and Support

Successful candidates will be offered a five-year contract that may be extended by mutual agreement. We are committed to providing competitive employment packages while supporting the wellbeing of our staff to help them reach their full potential. We offer international highly competitive salary package and you will have a range of benefits and entitlements, including accommodation allowance, insurances, schooling support, home flight, relocation & repatriation support, and paid annual leave. You will be offered a wider range of Chinese talent schemes application opportunities based on the eligibility of application.

How to Apply

Applicants are invited to submit their applications via the application link below before 31 May 2022 which should include the following:

  • a cover letter
  • an up-to-date CV
  • a publication list
  • A statement of teaching philosophy giving evidence of teaching excellence
  • A research statement indicating your planned research activities as part of our department

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Behrouz Emamizadeh, Head of School of Mathematical Sciences at email: If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Office, Tel: 86 574 8818 0000 – 8721.

Review of Applications

The academic recruitment campaign will initially run for 1 months from 1 May 2022 to 31 May 2022.  Review of applications is ongoing and shortlisted applicants will be invited for recruitment interviews.