Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Finance and Financial Services (Ref: DBM171002)
United International College (UIC), located in Zhuhai, PRC and founded jointly by Beijing Normal University and Hong Kong Baptist University, is the first full-scale collaboration between academic institutions from both mainland China and Hong Kong. Based on a holistic development approach, UIC aims to produce graduates with an international perspective, who are fluent in both English and Chinese, and who have knowledge and experience of China, Hong Kong and the world at large.
UIC started operation in October 2005 and offers undergraduate courses in four academic divisions: Business & Management, Humanities & Social Sciences, Science & Technology, and Culture and Creativity Division. The College offers subjects in liberal studies for all students and the medium of instruction is English. The Division of Businsess and Management is offering seven BBA undergraduate programmes in Accounting, Finance, Applied Economics, Management of Human Resources, Marketing Management, e-Business Management and Information Systems, and Entrepreneurship and Innovation. The College will offer taught postgraduate programmes and research postgraduate programmes in the area of accounting, business, and economics in the near future. The Division now invites applications for the following professorial positions which are expected to be filled in February 2018.
1. Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Finance and Financial Services
Candidates with teaching interest and key research strength in the following subject areas: Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Introduction to Futures and Options Markets, Investment Management, Financial Planning and Investment Analysis, Banking and Credit, Fixed Income Securities, Multinational Finance, Financial Mathematics, Management of Financial Institutions, Financial Forecasting, Financial Risk Management, Seminar in Finance, Business Valuation, Financial Markets in China.
All applicants should hold a PhD or a Master’s degree with extensive working experience in a related discipline. Successful candidates are expected to be committed to excellence in undergraduate or postgraduate teaching. Preference will be given to candidates who can undertake independent research leading to outstanding outcomes, including publications in high quality international-refereed journals.
Appointment to these positions will initially be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Commencing salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience. Fringe benefits include housing allowance (applicable to Assistant Professor and above), leave and medical insurance. Continuation of appointment beyond the initial term will be subject to mutual agreement.
Please send your application by emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications should include a curriculum vitae and a completed “Job Application Form” which can be downloaded from http://web.uic.edu.hk/en/hr/job-opportunities/job-vacancy/teaching-positions. Please indicate the position being applied for, including the field of expertise, level and reference number. The College reserves the right not to fill the positions, or to extend the search until suitable candidates are identified or to make an appointment by invitation.
Application Deadline: 18 December 2017