Recruitment Announcement| Food Safety Law Chair, RUC
I Introduction of Food Safety Law Chair in RUC
Food Safety Law Chair in Renmin University of China (RUC) has been established in 2015, with the purpose of promoting teaching and research regarding food safety governance in Food Safety Governance Center, RUC, and thus improving the abilities and capacities of food safety governance in China.
Aimed at realizing modernization of food safety governance system and food safety governance ability, the Chair strives to gather and cultivate specialized talents, strengthen cross-discipline integration and build a research platform led by significant tasks, hence the core abilities of talents, disciplines and researches could be promoted.
II Recruiting Position
Position: Research Fellow
i. Participating in driving China’s research and education development on food safety laws and regulations;
ii. Participating in promoting the completeness of law and policy of China’ food safety governance;
iii. Participating in contributing to China’s food safety law enforcement capacities building;
iv. Participating in advocating the co-governance through joint efforts along the relevant industry chain for the sake of food safety;
v. Participating in promoting the engagement of the Chinese consumers in the scientific popularization and public participation in the food domain;
vi. Participating in providing counsel to relevant units regarding food safety law, regulations and policies as non-legal consultant;
vii. Participating in conducting workshops and trainings for relevant units, concerning the interpretations of food safety law, regulations and policies as well as the trends of law enforcement;
viii. Assist Center for Coordination and Innovation of Food Safety Governance to carry out academic and international activities;
ix. Assist distinguished professor/professor to develop research, teaching and other initiatives.
Eligibility and Conditions:
i. Applicants shall have obtained Ph.D degree at domestic or foreign universities, and shall obtain at least one degree in English-speaking countries or regions;
ii. Applicants shall have the experience in teaching or researching on food safety law, agriculture law, administrative law, environmental law, etc, in native or international universities, institutions, or organizations, with holding the posts of associate professor and above or any other posts at corresponding level;
iii. Applicants shall have the experience in food safety governance field at least three years;
iv. During the tenure, applicants shall offer at least two courses related with food safety law in each academic year, and shall average publish one paper on SSCI or SCI every year;
v. English and Chinese could be the working language;
vi. Applicants shall assist the Chair professor in developing and completing researches, teaching, training, lectures and other related work;
vii. Applicants shall participate in the researches, teaching, and other foreign affairs of Food Safety Governance Center.
i. Rank and salary will be contingent on qualifications.
ii. Access to a work space and necessary facilities.
iii. Access to the law library and other university libraries.
IV Application Process
Please submit the CV and other materials with reference “Research Fellow – [name candidate]”to the FSG Center Office at email@example.com before the deadline by March 20, 2016. And any questions and information regarding the visiting fellowship program, please directly contact us.
Short-listed candidates may receive a telephone interview and a final decision is expected before the end of March after submission of the proposal.