CEIBS Invites Applications for Faculty Positions in Strategy and Entrepreneurship

China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) invites applications for the following faculty positions with its Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship:

One Position in Strategy (Open Rank): Successful applicants are expected to have an interest in the Chinese business context, teach related courses for MBA and EMBA students, executive education programme participants, and be active in scholarly activities.

One Position in Entrepreneurship (Open Rank): Successful applicants are expected to have an interest in the Chinese business context, teach related courses for EMBA students and executive education participants, and be active in scholarly activities. Past experience in teaching executive programmes and programme directorship is highly valued.

Lecturer in Strategy or Entrepreneurship: A lectureship is a position that assists recent PhD graduates in developing into competent researchers and teachers. Successful applicants are expected to teach MBA students and be productive in academic research.

Ideal candidates must hold a PhD (or equivalent degree) in a related field, have a demonstrated capacity for high-calibre research, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence. Preference will be given to those who have relevant teaching experience with MBA and executive students.

Faculty compensation is benchmarked against top US business schools and commensurate with qualifications. In addition to a base salary, the school provides its faculty with an adequate housing allowance, an education allowance for international schooling of faculty’s children, private medical insurance, and a private pension plan. In addition, the school offers generous research funding, teaching load reduction/bonuses for high-calibre research outcomes, and a reduced teaching load for the first three years for Assistant Professors and above. CEIBS’ working language is English and CEIBS faculty can choose to be based in Shanghai, Beijing or Shenzhen in China, or Zurich in Switzerland.

To apply, please send your cover letter, curriculum vitae, relevant evidence of teaching effectiveness, samples of published or working papers, and ask three referees to send their letters of recommendation to Ms. Daisy LI in our Dean’s Office at ldaisy@ceibs.edu. Applications will be kept confidential and reviewed until the positions are filled.


CEIBS, a non-profit joint venture established in 1994 by the Chinese Government and the European Union, is the top-ranked business school in Asia, according to all major rankings. CEIBS has six degree programmes, including MBA (placed in the top tier of the FT ranking for six consecutive years), Finance MBA, EMBA, Global EMBA (ranked in the top 5 by FT for four consecutive years), Hospitality EMBA and DBA (Switzerland), as well as non-degree Executive Education programmes. CEIBS has campuses in Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Accra in Ghana, and Zurich in Switzerland. CEIBS is committed to teaching and research excellence to educate responsible leaders versed in “China Depth, Global Breadth”.

CEIBS is fully accredited by both EQUIS and AACSB and our faculty are among the best in the world. In April 2021, seven current CEIBS faculty were ranked among the 2020 list of Highly Cited Chinese Researchers by the world-renowned academic publisher Elsevier, solidifying the school’s reputation in academic research.