Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU), located in Wenzhou, China, one of three Sino-American universities along with NYU Shanghai and Duke Kunshan University, is approved by the Ministry of Education of China. Launched in 2012, WKU offers a unique model of higher education in partnership with Kean University, a comprehensive, public university in the state of New Jersey that is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. WKU sits on over 500 beautiful acres with world-class facilities and currently enrolls about 3,400 undergraduate students, and it is now in the midst of a rapid growth that will bring enrollment to 7,000 students within the next five years. All instruction is in English and all curriculum is provided by Kean University. In addition to its current 18 undergraduate programs, WKU has been approved by the Ministry of Education for offering 8 Master’s and 3 doctorate programs. Wenzhou – a metropolitan with over nine million people – is one of the most vibrant and economically advanced developed cities on China’s East Coast, located one hour by plane and just over three hours by high-speed train from Shanghai.
We invite research-oriented applicants for full-time tenure track positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in Economics to begin in Spring or Fall 2022. High research candidates with UTD (https://jindal.utdallas.edu/the-utd-top-100-business-school-research-rankings/list-of-journals) publication or in one of the Top Five econ journals may be considered for a special research track with 1-1 or 2-0 load, generous research funding and dedicated research support from matching-hired Research Fellows, up to RMB 1 million (about USD $150K) in 10-month tax-FREE salary (pending nationality), and additional allowance besides standard benefit package, e.g. extra RMB one million in housing subsidy.
The successful candidate will be able to teach intermediate or other higher level economics courses, as well as participate in the full range of faculty responsibilities, including scholarly research and service to the University. Applicants should possess an earned doctorate in Economics from an AACSB or EQUIS accredited program, or anticipate completion by August 2022. To receive full consideration by the search committee, candidates need to submit a cover letter, CV, research statement, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three references by email to: Search Committee Chairperson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Official transcripts for terminal degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required before appointment.
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|Title||Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Economics|
|Job location||88 Daxue Rd, Ouhai, Zhejiang Province, 325060 Wenzhou|
|Published||August 23, 2021|
|Job types||Professor,   Assistant / Associate Professor  |
|Fields||Environmental Economics,   Health Economics,   Industrial Economics,   Macroeconomics,   Microeconomics,   Public Economics,   Tourism Economics,   Organizational Economics,   Transport Economics,    and 14 more. Financial Economics,   Behavioural Economics,   Computational Economics,   Consumer Economics,   Development Economics,   Energy Economics,   International Economics,   Labour Economics,   Mathematical Economics,   Real Estate Economics,   Resource Economics,   Socioeconomics,   Welfare Economics,   Business Economics  |