Faculty Positions in Business Studies & Management, e-Business, Marketing, Business Analytics
BNU-HKBU United International College
Location: Zhuhai, China
Salary: Internationally competitive
Communication, Digital Tech and Organization
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience. Fringe benefits include housing allowance, leave and insurance.
7 openings available.
BNU-HKBU 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 Faculties/Schools: Business & Management, Humanities & Social Sciences, Science & Technology, Culture and Creativity and General Education. The College offers subjects in liberal art studies for all students and the medium of instruction is English. The Faculty of Business and Management is offering eight BBA undergraduate programmes in Accounting, Finance, Applied Economics, Management of Human Resources, Marketing Management, E-Business Management and Information Systems, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management, as well as one taught master's programme titled Master of Arts in Communication-Media Management Concentration (MMGT). The College will offer research postgraduate programmes in the area of accounting, business, and economics in the near future. The Faculty now invites applications for the following professorial positions which are expected to be filled in September 2023.
1. Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Digital Media Management (Ref: FBM221011)
Candidates with teaching interest and key research strength in the following subject areas: Media and Culture, Media Psychology, AI, Data Science and Management, Design Thinking, Low Coding and Data Science, Social Media, Digital Transformation, Digital Storytelling, Data-Driven Media Management, Digital Media Technologies, Media Technologies, Digital Business Models, Trend and Future Research, Management and Control.
2. Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Business Analytics (Ref: FBM221012)
Candidates with teaching interest and key research strength in one or more of the following subject areas:
Programming for Business Applications, Database Management and Applications, R Language for Statistics, Data Mining with Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning, Statistical Reasoning for Business Decisions, Data Visualization;
Text Mining in Business, Ethical Issues on Business Analytics, Operations Research, Optimization Methods.
3. Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in e-Business Management and Information Systems (Ref: FBM221006)
Candidates with teaching interest and key research strength in the following subject areas: Database Management, Business Systems Design and Analysis, Electronic Commerce, Programming for Business Applications, IT Governance, Audit and Control, Telecommunications in Business, Decision Support and Business Intelligence Systems, Management Information Systems, Management Information Systems for Small and Medium Enterprises, Seminar in e-Business Management and Information Systems, Web Design and Development, Big Data Analysis and Applications, Information Security Management, e-Marketing, e-Customer Behaviours and Web Analytics, Developing Applications for Mobile and Social Media.
4. Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Business Studies and Marketing Management (Ref: FBM221215) Candidates with teaching interest and key research strength in one or more of the following subject areas: Organizational Behavior, Business Ethics, Strategic Management, Brand Management, Leadership Management, International Business, Business Communications, Principles of Marketing Management, e-Customer Behaviours and Web Analytics, Service Learning and Community Engagement, Digital Marketing Strategy, Customer Relationship Management, Brand Management, Marketing Communications, Digital Marketing Analytics, Luxury and Fashion Digital Marketing, Digital Content Production and Management, Marketing Management in China, Retail Management, Sales Management, Business to Business Marketing, Services Marketing, Human Resource Management, Business Research Methods, Qualitative Research Methods, Business Analytics.
Candidates should have a PhD degree in a related discipline. Successful candidates are expected to be committed to excellence in undergraduate or postgraduate teaching. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrable ability to undertake independent research leading to outcomes with a strong impact, such as publication in high quality, internationally recognized, indexed journals and scholarly presses. Academic rank will be determined in accordance with successful candidate’s experience and accomplishments.
Appointment to this position 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, leave and social insurance. Continuation of appointment beyond the initial term will be subject to mutual agreement.
*Please complete the job application form and upload the requested documents through the application link.
Located in the beautiful coastal city of Zhuhai, Beijing Normal University-Hong Kong Baptist University United International College (UIC) is the first full-scale cooperation in higher education between the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong, jointly founded by Beijing Normal University (BNU) and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU). Since its first student enrolment in 2005, with the aim of serving China and the world, UIC has built a new model for liberal arts education in China by tapping into traditional Chinese and Western cultural resources. The College has established the Divisions of Business and Management, Culture and Creativity, Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Technology, in addition to the Graduate School. With English as the medium of instruction, UIC offers 29 undergraduate programmes, and is approved to offer nine research and five taught postgraduate programmes for about 9,000 students.
UIC focuses on its teaching and considers research an integral component of ensuring academic quality, with international faculty members from more than 30 countries and regions as well as the world's top universities, providing students with the best academic resources an...d advanced teaching methods. As of March 2022, the College has attracted many tip-top scholars who together have nudged UIC into the nation’s top 100 in the concentration of high-calibre talents. We globally invite talents to shape the education landscape in the vibrant Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.