Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Economics

Company:Bryant University

Location:China / Zhuhai


Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Economics

Reports To Academic Dean, Bryant Zhuhai

Position Summary

Bryant Zhuhai invites applications for an Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Economics.  This is a three -year appointment beginning September 1, 2019 through August 31, 2022, which may be renewed.  The academic year in Zhuhai runs from early September to late June and includes a winter break during Spring Festival (Chinese New Year).

Bryant Zhuhai is a 4-year English immersion, academic program developed in partnership between Bryant University in Smithfield, RI and the Beijing Institute of Technology, Zhuhai (BITZH).  In addition to the traditional 4-year academic program, Bryant Zhuhai also supports a 2+2 academic model for students interested in finishing their education at Bryant University or other US institutions of higher learning.

Bryant Zhuhai is located in the city of Zhuhai in Guangdong Province in southern China. Guangdong Province is a very important area for China’s economy, providing 10 percent of China’s total GDP and the location for many of China’s innovative manufacturing operations. A 32-mile-long bridge connecting Hong Kong to Zhuhai and Macau has recently been completed, and has increased the movement of people and commerce between Hong Kong and mainland China.

Principal Accountabilities

This position requires teaching undergraduate courses in economics, engaging in relevant research, and contributing to student growth and development through active involvement in student related activities and other institutional service.


The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. from an English language higher education institution. Applicants who are ABD will be considered.  Individuals with a degree in economics and related fields, particularly those with an international focus, are of strong interest. Practitioner experience and teaching experience are highly desirable. Ability to support Chinese students who are advanced English language learners is a plus.


Salary is competitive with Zhuhai educational market conditions. Benefits include travel allowance, housing, health care benefits, and relocation allowance (if applicable).

Applicant Instructions

Please submit a curriculum vitae/resume and cover letter including contact information and three references to Please reference – Economics – Fall 2019 in subject line.

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