Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor in Public Policy and Governance

Fudan University

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We are recruiting both PhDs and established faculty in multiple areas related to global public policy and governance, including but not limited to health care policy, public administration and policy theory, Chinese/comparative public administration, social policy and nonprofit organization management, innovation and technology policy, big data and information management, and urban governance. Candidates with educational background in different parts of the world are welcome. Fluency in English is required for teaching purpose.

Positions are open at the following ranks:

  • Full Professor: candidates are expected to be senior scholars who hold a Full Professor or Associate Professor position, with a well-established publication record and evidence of conducting leading-edge research.
  • Associate Professor: candidates are expected to be mid-career scholars who hold an Associate Professor or Assistant Professor position, with a solid publication record and visible academic contributions in his or her field.
  • Assistant Professor: candidates are expected to be PhDs who have demonstrated great academic potentials. All appointments will be provided competitive pay and access to seed research funds, in line with Fudan University policies.

Applicants should send the following material to

  • personal statement (written in Chinese if applicants are Chinese citizens; around 1500 words in length)
  • CV (written in both Chinese and English if applicants are Chinese citizens)
  • proofs of current and previous academic appointments (for senior and mid-career scholars only)
  • copies of diplomas (degrees conferred by universities outside China need to be certificated by the Ministry of Education of China; PhD candidates can use their transcripts as the proof of their ongoing degree program)
  • research statement and proofs (first and last pages of publications, working papers, proofs of research grants, etc.)

Our search and review of applications will continue until the positions are filled. We provide travel grants to shortlisted candidates to cover their travel and lodging expenses for on-site interviews in Shanghai.


About us

The Fudan Institute for Global Public Policy (IGPP) is a teaching and research institute of Fudan University with a mission to advance research and education in response to unprecedented global policy and governance challenges that call for designed and coordinated human actions. IGPP, in strategic collaboration with London School of Economics (LSE), is committed to pushing forward multidisciplinary dialogues in global policy issues, producing world-class research outputs, training the future generations of researchers and practitioners, and generating global academic and social impacts.

Currently, IGPP offers two double Masters’ degree programs in global political economy and global social policy in collaboration with LSE. We are going to establish a Master’s degree program in public policy and other degree programs in global public policy and governance. The Institute hosts the LSE-Fudan Research Centre for Global Public Policy and runs a new journal Global Public Policy and Governance, which features innovative, multidisciplinary, and comparative studies. The Institute also hosts knowledge sharing platforms such as the LSE-Fudan Lecture Series and the Fudan-Upenn Webinar Series on Global Issues and Governance. For more information, please visit


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