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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
Xiamen University

Company Information: Xiamen University, founded in 1921 by Mr. Tan Kah-Kee, a well-known Chinese expatriate, is located in the resort-like island of Xiamen in Southeast China. Under the leadership of Professor Wang Yanan, a former Xiamen University President and the Chinese translator of Karl Marx’s Das Kapital, the School of Economics at Xiamen University has been one of the top economics schools in China since 1950s. To further develop and promote modern economics and the related fields, Xiamen University established an internationalized research institute in 2005, which is named as the Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics. Gregory and Paula Chow Center for Economic Research was founded in 2016 with the aim to build a world-renowned research center on modern economics and the Chinese economy. The main missions of WISE, SOE and the Chow center are to conduct high-quality graduate/undergraduate education and training, frontier research, and intensively international academic exchanges and cooperation in economics and the related fields.

Position Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Duties and Responsibilities: Teaching graduate and undergraduates courses, statistical research and service.

Position Qualifications: Junior candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. degree by August 2018 in statistics and probability theory as well as the related fields and to show a strong evidence of promising research ability. Senior candidates must have a Ph.D. degree and a demonstrably strong research record.

Salary Range:

Benefits: Competitive salary, research grant and housing subsidy are provided with a regular
teaching load of 2.5 courses per year. All faculty members, regardless of their citizenship, enjoy a housing subsidy for the first six years.


Application Information: Interested applicants should send a cover letter with their curriculum vitae, samples of their research work, and three reference letters (including any teaching evaluations) before November 30, 2017. Applicant should also register and complete online application via

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Application Deadline: 11/30/2017