CEIBS Invites Applications for Lecturer of Economics

The China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) invites applications for a Lecturer of Economics in the Department of Economics and Decision Sciences. This Lectureship is a full-time tenure-track position. The Lecturer is expected to teach macroeconomics and/or microeconomics at the MBA level, and to be productive in academic research. CEIBS’ working language is English and CEIBS faculty can choose to be based in Shanghai, Beijing or Shenzhen in China, or Zurich in Switzerland.

Lecturers must hold a PhD in Economics or a related area. Candidates should have strong communication skills, a capacity for high-quality research, a commitment to teaching excellence, and a team-oriented attitude.

Compensation is internationally competitive and commensurate with qualifications. In addition to base salary, the school offers generous housing and other benefits. The school also offers considerable research funding, and teaching reductions for top journal publications and course innovation.

To apply, please send your cover letter, curriculum vitae, job market paper, 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 reviewed continually until the position is 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.

About the CEIBS Lectureship
Lecturers will be assigned a mentor to help develop their teaching and research capabilities. They may co-teach with senior faculty to fill their required teaching load of 20 sessions/year (approximately 20 hours of MBA classroom time). Within three years the Lecturer will be promoted to Assistant Professor if she/he has demonstrated strong research and teaching abilities. Assistant Professors are prepared to teach in the MBA and Executive Education programs, and fill an annual teaching load of 90 sessions (plus service). The full annual compensation package for Lecturers starts from EUR 50,000, while that for Assistant Professors starts from EUR 140,000. Lecturers can be promoted to Associate Professor in about the same time as those who start as Assistant Professors, provided they meet the qualifications for Associate Professor after five years.