UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM NINGBO CHINA

Li Dak Sum Chair Professor in Advanced Composite Materials and Engineering

Location
Ningbo, China
Posted
28 Feb 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Jun 2017
Ref
UNNC477
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Closing Date: Open till filled

Job Type: Research & Teaching

Faculty: Faculty of Science and Engineering

Location: Ningbo China

Salary & Benefits: Salary is negotiable depending on skills and experience. In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments.

New Material Institute is newly established as part of the Ningbo Material City initiative of the grand Ningbo city. It is one of the fastest growing area of the university and has grown into a team of 25 members in one year.

Join a unique British University in China.  The 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 12 years.

The successful candidate will be expected to be either an established leader with international reputation in a relevant research area, or an earlier researcher who has demonstrated potential to become a world-leader. The candidate will contribute to teaching and curriculum development for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and to supervise undergraduate and PG students.

Salary is negotiable depending on skills and experience and will be within the professorial range. 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 up to five years starting 1 March 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement.

How to Apply

Informal enquires and application shall be addressed to Professor Tao Wu tao.wu@nottingham.edu.cn, Director of New Material Institute and Dean of Faculty of Science and Engineering. The ideal application will include a cover letter, resume, a full list of research outcomes and a brief working plan with output for the next five years.

Interviews will take place in Ningbo, China.

Please quote ref. UNNC477

The closing date for an initial review of applicants will be Monday 26 June 2017. The post will remain open until filled.

Additional Information