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Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in School of Digital Economics and Management

Nanjing, Jiangsu (CN)
Closing date
31 Dec 2024

About the School

Theoretical Economics at Nanjing University has been selected as a discipline for the national "Double First Class Construction". The discipline has a first-class faculty team, with 40 full-time teachers, including 1 senior professor in humanities and social sciences at Nanjing University, 3 national teaching masters, 3 selected candidates for the national talent plan, and 2 national level candidates for the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security's Hundred and Ten Thousand Talents Project. It has established the "Nanjing University Yangtze River Delta Economic and Social Development Research Center" as a key research base of the Ministry of Education's Humanities and Social Sciences, the "Nanjing University Yangtze River Industry Economic Research Institute" as a national think tank cultivation unit, and the "Nanjing University Cultural Industry Research Institute" as a key research base of the Ministry of Culture. It is the main participating unit of the "China's Characteristic Economic Construction Collaborative Innovation Center" in the national 2011 plan, and has two "Jiangsu Decision Consulting Research Bases".

The School of Digital Economy and Management of Nanjing University is one of the first colleges built by Nanjing University on its Suzhou campus. Facing the main battlefield of the economy and major national needs, it aims to cultivate high-end composite talents in the digital economy and build a theoretical system for the digital economy. It conducts research on the digital economy, digital finance, digital trade, and digital governance, and focuses on building a new liberal arts discipline that integrates economics, digital intelligence, statistics, and behavior.


The School of Digital Economy and Management of Nanjing University relies on the discipline of theoretical economics of Nanjing University to recruit first-class leading talents and young talents in the field of digital economy from all over the world. It is proposed to recruit several associate/permanent associate professors and assistant professors. Particularly excellent high-level personnel positions are discussed separately. Engaged in digital economy research, with high-quality results in digital economy, able to undertake courses such as digital economics, econometrics, digital industrial organization, digital finance and securities investment, statistics, machine learning and data mining, database technology and application. Recruitment research areas include:

  1. Digital economics
  2. Econometrics
  3. Digital industrial organization
  4. Digital finance and securities investment
  5. Statistics
  6. Machine learning and data mining
  7. Database technology and application


The applicant should

  1. Abide by the laws and regulations of the People’s Republic of China, and have a passion for teaching and research;
  2. Abide by the ethics of teachers, uphold academic integrity, be willing to work diligently, and have no criminal record or record in breaching the ethics of teachers and/or academic integrity;
  3. First-class digital economy academic background: have a doctorate degree in the field of economics, high-quality achievements in the field of digital economy, have study and work experience in first-class teaching and research institutions, familiar with the international frontier research trends in the field of digital economy;
  4. Excellent teaching ability: should have the ability to teach core basic courses and cutting-edge courses of the subject, master good teaching methods, and have strong language expression ability;
  5. Outstanding visibility of scientific research results and potential for future scientific research development: There should be a degree of visibility of results in the direction of digital economy research, innovative views on the field of digital economy research, clear ideas for future research plans, and good academic potential.

Supporting Materials for Applicant

  1. A letter of application (please specify the field of research and position applied for)
  2. A detailed CV (please include a list of publications)
  3. An introduction of your research results and their innovative significance
  4. A plan for research and its prospects
  5. Three reference letters
  6. An account of experience in teaching.

Please login to the talent recruitment platform of Nanjing University ( to submit the application materials required.

Compensation Package and Support

  1. An annual salary (to be worked out individually)
  2. A start-up fund for research
  3. Qualification to supervise graduate students
  4. The university provides short-term lodging and housing subsidies. Applicants recruited can purchase commercial housing offered by the university at a special discount
  5. The university provides assistance with children’s schooling at primary and secondary school levels.

Application deadline


If the number of applicants for a single post is small, it will be        extended appropriately.

Policy consultation

Contact number:赵老师 0512-68768059


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