The Department of Management Science at School of Management, Fudan University invites applications for open rank faculty positions, starting in Fall 2020.
Candidates should have or be near the completion of a Ph.D. in Operations Management, Operations Research, Artificial Intelligence, Financial engineering or related fields. Candidates applying for Associate or Full Professor position should be able to demonstrate excellent teaching and research records. Candidates applying for Assistant Professor position should demonstrate strong potential for research and teaching.
Our faculty will be available to meet with candidates at the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Seattle. To ensure full consideration, candidates should submit before Oct 12, 2019 by email a detailed curriculum vita, statements of research and teaching interests, and copies of two sample research papers to Faculty Office at firstname.lastname@example.org(cc your packages to Prof. Yifan XU and Prof. Huiqi Guan: email@example.com , firstname.lastname@example.org).
About School of Management, Fudan University
As China's first higher education institution to establish the educational system of Business Administration, the century-old Fudan University launched its business discipline as early as in 1917, and later set up the School of Business in 1929. But the management education was suspended in 1952, when the waves of restructuring hit all the universities and colleges nationwide. After China started to implement the reform and opening-up policy, Fudan University took the lead to resume the management education, and started to enroll undergraduates for Management discipline in 1977. The University later set up the Department of Management Science in 1979 and finally reestablished the School of Management in 1985.
After rapid development during three decades, the School now consists of 8 departments and 25 cross-disciplinary research institutes. It offers 5 disciplinary doctoral degree program, 12 PhD degree programs of specialist subjects, 5 disciplinary master degree program, and 17 master’s degree programs of specialist subjects. The School provides 4 professional Master’s degree programs including MBA/EMBA, Master of Professional Accountants (MPAcc) programs, Master of Internati...onal Business Program and Master of Finance Program. It also provides 7 undergraduate programs and 4 mobile stations for post-doctoral research (including 1 established in cooperation with the School of Economics). In the China University Professional-degree Rankings (CUPR) released by the China Academic Degrees & Graduate Education Development Center (CDGDC) in 2018, Fudan University received an A+ in the category of Business Administration.
As of the end of 2018, the school boasts a total of 148 faculty members, including 60 full professors and 64 associate professors. 95.95% of the faculty holds a PhD degree, among whom 58 faculty members obtained their degrees from overseas, accounting for 39.19% of the total faculty members.
Several decades of hard work has led to great achievements in various disciplines and research areas, with some being highly influential both home and abroad, as well as a long list of top-level academic papers, theses and patents, an array of outstanding leaders in all kinds of academic research, and plenty of high-quality research teams. In the UTD Ranking (The UTD TOP 100 Business School Research Rankings 2014-2018), the School is ranked No. 83 globally, No. 9 in Asia and No. 1 in mainland China.
In order to promote the exchanges and cooperative research with the world’s top business schools and develop more diversified global resources, the School also joined many prestigious international organizations for business education. In 2007, FDSM was admitted as a formal member of the Partnership in International Management (PIM) and later became the 173rd full member of Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) in 2009. Meanwhile, the School was awarded the EQUIS Accreditation by EFMD in 2009 and then achieved the AACSB Accreditation in 2010 within the shortest period of time in the world. The School obtained the AACSB re-accreditation in 2015 and in the 2012 EQUIS re-accreditation, the School obtained the accreditation with a period of 5 years, which is the very first business school in Mainland China with such recognition of the School’s overall quality by EFMD. The School also successfully attained the accreditation with a period of 5 years again in 2017.
In Financial Times Global EMBA/MBA Programs Ranking, School of Management, Fudan University with 5 programs entered top 40. Washington University – Fudan University EMBA Program is ranked No.6 worldwide, hitting top 10 for successive 7 years; BI Norwegian Business School – Fudan University MBA Programme is ranked No.29 globally and No.3 among all Part-time MBA Programs around the world; The University of Hong Kong – Fudan University IMBA Program is ranked No.35 globally and No.2 in worldwide Students’ Salary Increase ranking. Fudan EMBA Program is ranked No.40 worldwide, keeping its position within top 40 again since its debut 6 years ago. Fudan International MBA Program is ranked No.34 globally and No.1 in worldwide Students’ Salary Increase ranking.
In the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject, Fudan University has had a notable showing in three management related subjects: No. 50 worldwide for “Business & Management Study” and “Accounting & Finance”, Top 100 for “Statistics & Operational Research”. In addition, Fudan earned the No. 40 worldwide for “Library & Information Management”. The rankings show that School of Management at Fudan University has made China’s intellectual contribution to the establishment of global management system.