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Thinking of Taking an Academic Job in China? Better Plan Carefully

1 month ago   |   By Social Science Space

Chinese universities are increasingly becoming increasingly attractive destinations for social researchers from abroad. On the one hand, Chinese academia is seeking to internationalize, employing growing numbers of foreign scholars, recruiting more foreign students, and competing actively for prestige in international rankings and league tables. On the other hand, the scarcity of stable post-PhD employment, exacerbated by COVID-19, means that academics may need to look for employment at the international level in order to continue their careers.
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