Location: China
Salary: Competitive Salary
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: Saturday 31 December 2022
Reference: 076721

Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Business Management 

The University

Dongbei University of Finance & Economics (DUFE), founded in 1952, is one of the leading universities in China in finance, economics, management, and tourism.

Surrey International Institute, located on the DUFE campus, is an academic partnership between DUFE in Dalian and the University of Surrey in the United Kingdom. It’s growing International Business Management, International Tourism Management, and Accounting & Finance Program have an established international reputation.

While the role, as part of a highly international team of fellow academics, is to teach University of Surrey programmes at Surrey International Institute, the appointment will be made by Dongbei University of Finance & Economics (DUFE).

NB: These appointments are not with the University of Surrey. While the roles, as part of a highly international team of fellow academics, are to teach on various SII-DUFE programmes, the appointments will be made by DUFE, and successful candidates will be employed by DUFE.


A Ph.D. in disciplines of Business Management or a closely related field and a recent record of scholarship published in peer-reviewed journals are preferred, or a Master’s degree in domains of Business Management and a sufficient number of years of relevant industry and professional experience. 

  • A Doctoral degree in Business Management, preferably with teaching/industrial experience.
  • The successful applicants should be able to design and teach courses in International Business Management and teach a broader area of fundamentals of business management at the undergraduate levels.
  • Candidate should have at least two years of teaching experience.
  • Awareness of quality assurance processes in UK higher education.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision, maintain effective communications with colleagues and use initiative to resolve problems or find information.
  • UK and International teaching experience are preferable.
  • Certificate in teaching qualification is preferable

Remuneration Package

  • We are offering a competitive salary package that matches those of the best universities in China.
  • The salary offered will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience
  • Expatriate benefits will be available to eligible applicants, such as relocation, medical insurance, and medical allowance.
  • We are offering apartments on campus (if available) or alternative housing allowance.


  • Our ideal candidate will have proven and sound Undergraduate teaching experience, along with relevant professional experience
  • Developing new teaching methods that encourage positive interactions and overall student development.
  • Teaching various undergraduate modules in International Business Management disciplines, such as human resource management, marketing/ business analytics, international business, organisations behaviour, and psychology.
  • For more information, list of modules available: https://catalogue.surrey.ac.uk/2021-2/programme/UKA10-42 


  • Planning, delivering, and critically reviewing a range of teaching and assessment activities appropriate to students’ levels.
  • Setting and/or promptly marking coursework, practical sessions, examinations, and providing appropriate feedback to students according to marking rubrics.
  • Providing regular consultation times, personal tutoring, and extra-curricular support for students seeking guidance on their subjects, advice on assessments, or related issues.
  • Participating in peer classroom observations or other staff development initiates aimed at improving quality.

Application Procedure

To apply, please send your CV, a brief covering letter including teaching capabilities by subject areas, the main page of your passport and two reference letters of former employers to sii_hr@dufe.edu.cn

Only the applicants who meet the selection criteria will receive a reply from us. 

Applications will be processed on receipt until the posts are filled.

For further questions on the advertised positions, please contact:

Ms. Wang Linfei (Nina) 

HR Officer

Surrey International Institute (SII)

Dongbei University of Finance and Economics (DUFE)

Dalian, P.R.China

T: +86-411-84711306

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