JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Hunan University

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College of Finance and Statistics
Open Rank Faculty Position

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111461728
Date Posted: 11/07/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Open Rank Faculty Position
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Changsha, Hunan, CHINA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Finance, Statistics, Economics, Econometrics
Salary Range: RMB 300,000-600,000/year
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Hunan University is honored as an “Ancient Millennium Academy, Famous Centennial University” recently. As an open, multidisciplinary, comprehensive and research-intensive university, Hunan University has been directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education ever since it merged with College of Hunan Finance and Economics in 2000, which is also a special funded key university in the projects of “211”, “985” and “Double top first class university plan” sponsored by the Ministry of Education.

The College of Finance and Statistics (CFS) at Hunan University has been one of the top programs in China since 1960s. In 2010, to further develop and promote modern finance and statistics, Hunan University established the College of Finance and Statistics by merging the School of Finance and School of Statistics. The finance subject is the major supporting one for Project “211”, “985” and “Double First-Class University Project” in Hunan University. Faculties at CFS have published on decent academic journals such as Annals of Statistics, Journal of Banking and Finance, European Journal Operation Research, Econometric Reviews, etc.

Junior candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. degree by August 2019 and show evidence of promising research ability. Senior candidates must have a Ph.D. degree and a demonstrably strong research record. Competitive salary, research grant (RMB 150,000 for assistant professor, RMB 300, 000 for associate professor, RMB 500, 000 for professor) and housing subsidy (pretax, RMB 150,000 for assistant professor, RMB 200, 000 for associate professor, RMB 300, 000 for professor) are provided, with a regular teaching load of 3 courses per year.

Detailed information is available at the website We will interview selected candidates in Atlanta, Georgia during the 2019 ASSA meeting.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter with curriculum vitae, samples of research work, and three reference letters (including any teaching evaluations) before December 31, 2018.

Contact Information: Recruiting Committee, c/o Dr. Haiqi Li, The College of Finance and Statistics, Room 316, Administration Building, Hunan University, Changsha, 410006, Hunan, China or email

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 12/31/2018
  • Application Deadline Has Passed