University of Nottingham Ningbo China
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Faculty of Business

Nottingham University Business School (NUBS) China

Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Investment, Marketing, Economy, Management, Human Resource Management.

APPLICANTS FOR BUSINESS SCHOOL PROGRAMS, PLEASE REFER TO THE BUSINESS SCHOOL WEBSITE FOR
SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS AND PROCEDURES.

For research proposal discussion: Professor Pingping Fu: pingping.fu@nottingham.edu.cn

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Education

Higher Education, includes Professional Doctorate in Education (EdD, part time)

for research proposal discussion, Professor Anwei Feng: anwei.feng@nottingham.edu.cn

English

Applied Linguistics, Discourse Analysis, Literary Studies, Psycholinguistics/Cognitive Neuroscience of Language, Approaches/theoretical Orientations.

For research proposal discussion: Dr Derek Irwin: derek.irwin@nottingham.edu.cn

Economics

  • Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics
  • International Trade, Foreign Direct Investment, Economics of Regional Integration, Tourism Economics
  • Development Economics; Economics of Emerging Economies (e.g., China & African Countries)
  • Mathematical Economics, Game Theory
  • Financial Economics
  • Public Economics, Health Economics, Education Economics, Environmental Economics
  • Labor Economics

For research proposal discussion, Dr Chang Liu: chang.liu@nottingham.edu.cn 

International Communications

Media, Digital Media, Computer Games, Game Studies, Mobile Media Studies, Journalism, Documentary, Film/Cinema (including film philosophy), Cultural and Creative Industries, Cultural Policy, Critical and Cultural Theory, Irish and British Art, Everyday Life, Popular Culture, Sport Cultures, Subcultures, Gender Studies, E-Learning, Public Sphere, Translation and Interpretation, Radio Studies, Language Pedagogy, Multimedia, Gender/Sexuality and Literature, and Convergent Journalism.

For research proposal discussion: Professor Andrew White: andrew.white@nottingham.edu.cn  

International Studies

International Relations, Comparative History and Politics, Area Studies, International Political Sociology, History, World History, History of Empires and Colonialism.

For research proposal discussion, Dr. David O'Brien: david.obrien@nottingham.edu.cn

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Computer Science

Big Data and Visual Analytics, Computational Intelligence in Optimisation, Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science, Software Implementation, Testing and Evolution, Visual Information Processing

For more details, please visit the research page of the School of Computer Science.

Engineering

Civil, Chemical, Electrical and Electronic, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical, Materials Engineering, Architecture, Sustainable Manufacturing Technology, Architectural Environment Engineering

Geographical Sciences

Environmental Sciences, Ecology, Geomorphology, Hydrology, Soil Science, Environmental Management

Mathematical Sciences

Mechanical issues arising at the nanoscale, None-linear analysis, Matched asymptotic expansions, Numerical schemes for stochastic systems, Mathematical modelling of physical processes.

Faculty PhD programmes Coordinators:

Dr Alan Conghua Wen: alan.wen@nottingham.edu.cn (Science Disciplines)

Dr Chengbo Wang: Chengbo.wang@nottingham.edu.cn (Engineering Disciplines)

Master of Research (MRes) Programmes

MRes Programmes Coordinator:

Dr Lawrence Lau: lawrence.lau@nottingham.edu.cn