Research Associate in China and Globalization

Job Reference : HUM-011764
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date (DD-MM-YYYY) : 07/05/2018
Salary : £31,604 to £38,833 per annum,depending on experience
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Division : Manchester China Institute
Hours Per week : Full time
Contract Duration : Available from 1 September 2018 until 31 August 2019

The Manchester China Institute (MCI) is seeking to appoint a Research Associate with research experience and interest in the history and social aspects of China to work on a research project titled “China and Globalisation” led by Prof Peter Gries.

You will be based in the Lee Kai Hung Postdoctoral College at the MCI working both independently and with academic colleagues from the MCI and other institutes and departments.

You will have a PhD or equivalent qualification (completed or near completion) in history or the social sciences (ex. Psychology, politics, economics, sociology), advanced knowledge of China and Mandarin Chinese as well as demonstrable ability to publish in leading academic journals.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Professor Peter Gries, Professor of Chinese Politics


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.