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Assistant/Associate Professor in Geospatial Engineering

Opportunities at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China

Location:  Ningbo
Salary:  Salary is competitive depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this is subject to performance).
Closing Date:  Friday 31 July 2020
Reference:  181206

Join a unique British University in China. University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) was the first Sino-foreign University to open its doors in China. This award winning campus offering a UK style education has grown to establish a student body of over 7,000 in just 15 years.

University of Nottingham Ningbo China, a pioneer in Sino-foreign tertiary education, is rapidly expanding. It is looking for ambitious, talented academics with a passion for teaching as well as research flair to join its team of science and engineering experts. UNNC is part of the University of Nottingham’s Global University, and offers unique teaching and research opportunities in a highly dynamic economy.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to teaching and curriculum development for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, play a lead role in collaborative research projects and conduct ongoing original research for publications, with teaching areas focusing on engineering surveying and geospatial engineering. The potential candidate will have expertise, teaching experience and a research interest in one or more of the following areas: GNSS, Laser scanning, Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing, Navigation, Surveying applications related to BIM.

Salary is competitive depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including employment support allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments.

The post is available from September 2020 or as soon as thereafter and will initially be offered on a fixed-term contract with the University of Nottingham Ningbo China for a period of up to five years. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to: Dr Craig Hancock (, Head of Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Nottingham Ningbo China. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Your referees will be contacted prior to interview.

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If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Department, Tel: +86 0574 8818 0000 (Ext. 8564). Email:

Please quote reference: 181206             Closing date: 31 July 2020

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