Applications are invited for 3 positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. All accounting and finance-related disciplines will be considered. Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in accounting, finance, or economics（research focused on accounting or finance）, or be very close to completion. Selection will be based on potential for publications in reputable accounting, finance and economics journals.
Primary duties include: teaching at least two courses per year in English; doing research and publishing research papers in reputable international academic journals.
Refer to the highest compensation level provided by leading universities in China. The salary can arrive at RMB500,000-600,000 (pre-tax), or more for outstanding applicants, along with a starting research grant at least RMB 100,000, additional annual research funds, housing subsidy, and teaching allowance, etc.
About XMU & IFAS
Xiamen University (XMU) is one of the 34 key universities in China. The Institute for Financial and Accounting Studies (IFAS) is the country’s only institute in finance and accounting supported by the “985 Project”, a project funded by the Ministry of Education of China to help leading universities in China to become top universities in the world. The IFAS has regular master and doctoral programs and has launched “1+1 joint Master’s Program” with Tulane University, and University of Texas at Dallas in US, and Massey University in New Zealand, etc. Excellent scholars from State University of New York, Texas A&M University, Nanyang Technological University, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, University of Hong Kong, Baptist University of Hong Kong, and Hitotsubashi University, etc. have joined the institute. International databases (WRDS, Datastream, Worldscope, Thompson One, etc.) and Chinese databases (CSMAR, RESSET, WIND, etc.) are available for its faculty and students. For details on IFAS & XMU, please refer to http://ifas.xmu.edu.cn/ and http://www.xmu.edu.cn/, respectively.
A letter of application with an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a statement of specific research and teaching interests, summaries of teaching evaluations (if available), and three letters of reference should be sent via email to:
Ms Cindy Xie, Secretary to Recruiting Committee
Institute for Financial and Accounting Studies
Xiamen University (Main Campus)
Siming Rd. S., Xiamen, Fujian, 361005 P. R. China
Tel: 86-592-2187763, Fax: 86-592-2181787