From August 4 to August 8, NBS Assistant Deans, Prof. Li Yuelin and Prof. Lin Runhui, as well as Li Rong, Director of NBS Human Resources Office attended the 77th Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting for faculty recruiting. Being interviewed were 17 doctoral and post-doctoral candidates from renowned universities at the USA, Brazil, the Netherlands, Belgium, Australia, South Korea, India, Chinese mainland, and Hong Kong, China.
The global hiring was launched in March, 2017, when a faculty recruitment notice was released via the platform set up by AOM meeting. By the end of July, a total of 22 effective applications were accepted. And the candidates came from such first-class universities as Purdue University (USA), University of Groningen (the Netherlands), Grenoble Ecole de Management (France), KULeuven (Belgium), University of New South Wales （Australia）, KAIST College of Business (South Korea), Peking University (China) and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Hong Kong, China), etc. Based on an overall consideration of the candidates’ academic ability, critical thinking, personality, and intention of returning the home country, our recruiting team finally invited 10 of them to enter the phase of campus visit.
It has always been the school’s key work to introduce excellent teachers from around the world. In 2017, 1 associate professor and 3 assistant professors have joined our faculty team.