Job Opportunities

On this page you can find information about job vacancies that are suitable for researchers in Chinese education mobilities.

  1. The McKenzie postdoctoral fellowships application at the University of Melbourne, Australia is open now until 23 August 2021. Colleagues working in areas related to China studies may apply.
  2. Three Lectureships in Education are available in the Manchester Institute of Education, University of Manchester. Deadline: 26 June 2021.
  3. An Associate Professorship in modern China Studies is available at the University of Oslo, Norway. Deadline: 20 June 2021.
  4. An open rank position (Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor) in Globalisation and Development is available at United International College in Zhuhai, China.
  5. Three postdoctoral positions in various areas of higher education research are available in the University of Chinese Academy here.
  6. Multiple faculty positions in Sociology and Education at Chengdu University are available.
  7. Multiple faculty positions at Beijing University of Technology are available.
  8. A postdoctoral position in Asian Studies at the Nordic Institute of Asian Studies is available here. The position is for 24 months, from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter. Deadline: 8 Jan 2021.
  9. An Assistant Professorship in China Studies with a specialisation in contemporary politics in China is available at Aarhus University. Deadline: 15 Dec 2020.
  10. An Assistant Professorship in Sociology and a Research Assistant Professorship in Sociology are available at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Deadline of application: 21 Dec 2020.
  11. 20 three-year postdoctoral fellowships are available at Monash University Malaysia. Deadline: 30 Nov 2020. If interested in migration and mobilities in Asia, contact Dr Sin Yee Koh and visit here.
  12. An Assistant Professorship in Global China Studies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is available here. Review of applications will start on 1 December 2020.
  13. An Assistant Professorship in Sociology at Lingnan University in Hong Kong is available here. Review of applications will start on 16 November 2020 and will continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.
  14. Multiple faculty openings at all levels of Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor are available at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou).  Applicants with research focus in: Education/Human Capital, Health and Aging, Human Geography, Inequality/Poverty, Population and Migration, Urban Planning and Policy, GIS and spatial analysis and urban geography.  Review of applications will commence on November 16, 2020 and will continue until the positions are filled.
  15. Two full time tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professorship positions in Transnational Asian Studies are available at Rice University here. Deadline for application: 1 Dec 2020.
  16. Open rank posts in Sociology are available in Shanghai University here.
  17. Open rank posts in Sociology, Anthropology, Social Policy etc in Southwestern University of Finance and Economics in China are available here (in Chinese).
  18. Up to 4 open-rank positions in China Studies at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University are available here. Deadline: 16 Oct 2020.
  19. Up to 50 Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships (36 months long) in Hong Kong’s RGC-funded universities are available here. Nomination deadline: 30 Oct 2020.
  20. An Assistant Professorship is available at the Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the Education University of Hong Kong. Details here.
  21. A postdoc position on ‘geographies of internationalisation’ is available at Aarhus University Denmark here.
  22. Open rank positions in Education at Graduate School of Education, Shanghai Jiaotong University available here. Ongoing recruitment.
  23. Various research fellowships are open for application at the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore. Details here. These are for outstanding, active researchers from around the world, to work on an important piece of Asia-related research in the social sciences or humanities.
  24. The Wang Gungwu Visiting Fellows Programme at the ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute is open for applications to Pre-and post-doctoral research fellows and mid-career policy makers for a minimum of 2 months, up to a period of 6 months. Details here.
  25. Ten Postdoctoral Fellowships on China Studies are available here, offered jointly by Ashoka University and the Harvard-Yenching Institute (HYI). Deadline: 30 August 2020.
  26. Various faculty positions in sociology and in education are available at Beijing University of Technology. Details here.
  27. Two postdoctoral fellowships are available in China’s, Japan’s, and/or Korea’s contemporary society at the Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies, Lund University. Deadline: 10 August 2020.
  28. Three open-rank positions at Fudan University Sociology Department are available here. Ongoing recruitment
  29. Two positions as tenure-track assistant professor or associate professor in China Studies are available at the Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, Faculty of Humanities, Copenhagen University (UCPH), Denmark. Details here. Deadline: 7 August 2020.
  30. Open rank positions (Professors/Associate Professors/Assistant Professors) in Foundation in Education and Policy Studies in Education at the Chinese University of Hong Kong are available here.
  31. Lectureships (x 4) and postdoc position (x 1) in Sociology and Anthropology in Renmin University, China are available here.
  32. HKUST (Guangzhou) Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Urban Governance and Design (ongoing). Details here.
  33. Postdoc Opportunity at National University of Singapore (Second Call; Deadline 27 Sep 2019). Details here.
  34. A Full Professorship in China Studies is available at Aarhus University Denmark. Application Deadline: 15 August 2019. Refer here for the detailed information. IMG_20180325_100127