Nanjing University

Department of Accounting, The Nanjing University Business School (NJUBS)

Location: Nanjing, CHINA


Job Description & Qualification

Job Description:

Department of Accounting at NJUBS invites applications for full-time faculty positions at the rank of assistant,associate, or full professors in the areas of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance.The anticipated start date is August 2021, but the start date is negotiable.


1.  Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or expect to complete their Ph.D. prior to July 2021 in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or Artificial Intelligence in business (Machine learning) (for assistant professor positions).

2.  A demonstrated ability or strong potential for high quality research leading to world-leading publications.

3.  Applicants for senior positions should have documented excellence in research as evidenced by publications in top academic journals.

4.  A commitment to teach accounting or finance course to undergraduate students, or graduate students. 


Additional Information:

We offer a highly competitive salary by international standard, outstanding research support, research funds, and housing subsidies. We also provide an environment of a reduced teaching load and an exemption of administrative duties during the tenure tack position. Courses can be taught in either Chinese or English.


Application Procedure

Applicants should prepare a package with the following items:1. A curriculum vitae and a cover Letter; 2. Two representative publications/working papers; 3. Three confidential reference letters;4. Teaching evaluation (if applicable). The application package should be sent electronically to


Application Deadline: December 30, 2020 (We welcome early submission).

Our faculty members will be conducting camp interviews at the 2020 Accounting Ph.D. Rookie Recruiting and Research Camp. The Rookie Camp participants who want to apply for our school can also submit their applications online following the instruction of Miami Rookie Camp website.


About the Organization

Nanjing University is a major public university, a member of the elite C9 League of Chinese universities, and has been designated a Class A institution in the Double First-Class University plan.The University is ranked one of the best research universities in China and one of China’s most selective universities.

The Nanjing University Business School (NJUBS) consists of the School of Economics and School of Management.The School of Management has four departments, including the Department of Accounting, the Department of Business Administration, the Department of Marketing and E-commerce, and the Department of Human Resources Management. It is ranked as a leading Business School in China.

The Department of Accounting at NJUBS consist of Professors obtaining their Ph.D. diplomas from internationally well-known research Universities. They have published their research in the world-leading accounting and finance journals in recent years(Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review, Journal of Finance and Quantitative Analysis, Review of Accounting Studies, etc.). The department is committed to build an internationally recognized accounting research group.