Tutor in Product Design and Manufacture

Ningbo, China
331602 RMB to 451939 RMB per annum
24 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
05 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

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 8,000 in just 19 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 successful candidate will contribute to the delivery of high quality teaching for the Department’s highly successful undergraduate course in Product Design and Manufacture. If the successful candidate wishes to focus on Teaching and Learning then they will be expected to provide a major input to the teaching of the Product Design and Manufacture degree as well as contributing to other teaching and administration in the Department as appropriate.

All candidates must have a master degree in Product Design or a related subject and candidates must also have excellent communication and presentation skills in English. Knowledge and experience of industrial design and manufacturing are necessary. Experience of supervising Master students and experience of teaching, tutorial or laboratory work at undergraduate and postgraduate level in an international English speaking institution are preferable.

Salary will be within the range of RMB331,602 – RMB451,939 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments.

The post will initially be offered on a fixed term contract with the University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China for a period of five years starting September 2022. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement.

Informal enquires may be addressed to Professor Xiaogang Yang, Department Head of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering, email:

Please note that applications sent directly to this address will not be accepted. Applications must be submitted on-line.

Interviews will be held likely in July, but they are subject to change.

For more details and/or to apply on-line please access:

If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Department, Tel: +86 (0)574 8818 0000 (Ext. 8721). Email:

Please quote ref. 182519.

Closing date: 5 July 2022.