Vice President (Academic)
Wuhan, ChinaApply Now
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t: 00 852 3619 8214
Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research
Salary & Benefits: Commensurate with experience
Closing Date: 07/02/2021
Established in 2003, Wuhan College is a private non-profit university in Wuhan, People’s Republic of China with a strategic vision placing strong emphasis on innovation, implementation and international impact. With the approval of the Ministry of Education, the College offers 37 undergraduate programmes, including Software Engineering (Tencent Class) and Network Engineering (Huawei Class). The College was approved to admit international students in 2017, and currently has 13,000 full time students. More information about the College can be found here.
The founder of Wuhan College, Mr Charles Yidan Chen, is a renowned philanthropist focusing on innovation and education. Mr Chen is one of the founding partners of Tencent, the Chairman of the Tencent Charitable Foundation, and the founder of the Yidan Prize which recognizes outstanding individuals in education research and development. The current President of the College is Professor Zhongyun Li, former Party Secretary of Huazhong Agricultural University.
Wuhan College now seeks a Vice President (Academic) to lead The College’s efforts in further developing its academic vision, creating strategic plans in the areas of talent recruitment, curriculum development and program design to propel The College toward becoming one of the top tier private universities in the country.
A native level of Chinese language ability is required for this position.
The Ideal Candidate
Priority will be given to individuals who
How to Apply
The executive search firm Perrett Laver is supporting Wuhan College in this recruitment exercise. You may apply, or download further information about the role via this page.
Initial inquiries may be directed to Dr Jesse Sloane via this page.
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