Liaocheng University (LCU), a provincial comprehensive
university, is located in Liaocheng City, Shandong Province, China.
Liaocheng City is a national historical and cultural city known as
the “Water City North of the Yangtze River”.
LCU has 25 colleges, 88 undergraduate degree programs, 93
master degree programs and 5 professional master degree programs.
LCU has 2,150 full-time faculty members and employs professors and
instructors from Korea, Japan, the Philippines, Canada, the UK, the
United States and other countries.
Artic Studies Center in LCU is the first institution focusing
research on Arctic Social Sciences in China. We are looking for 2-3
energetic, passionate, experienced scholars to join our academic
team to develop high quality research professionals in this
Candidates are expected to contribute significantly to the
Faculty development, including teaching, research, community
service and other assigned work. Successful candidates will be
responsible for developing and teaching courses in the
undergraduate and graduate programs and engaging actively in
research and academic activities. Qualifications are describe as
- Candidates should possess a PhD degree in archaeology,
anthropology, history, native studies, art history, religious
studies, politics and economics, international relations or other
social science subjects.
- The geographic research regions are limited to Arctic and
Subarctic areas such as Alaska, Canada, Greenland, Siberia,
Northern Europe, and other relevant areas.
- Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate
strong expertise and accomplishments at international level in
their respective discipline, e.g. record of publishing.
- Excellent commitment to the teamwork of the Faculty and
The positions will remain open until filled. Review of
applications and nominations will commence immediately. Applicants
may consider their applications not successful if they were not
invited for an interview within 3 months of submission. The
successful candidate is expected to assume the position
in September 2018.
Please submit a cover letter and your CV (resume) including
names and contact information of three references by email to: