JOE - October 2012

Shanghai Futures Exchange
Post-doctoral Program
Two-year Full-time Post Doctoral Fellowship
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Two-year Full-time Post Doctoral Fellowship
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Shanghai, other, China
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
A1 -- General Economics
Keywords: Chinese Futures Market,Post Doctoral Program, Finance,Economics,Research
Deadline Information: Applications later than this Deadline can be accepted.
Deadline Date: 12/31/2012

JOE ID Number: 201210_397591

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The Post Doctoral Program of Shanghai Futures Exchange is seeking Post Doctoral Fellows with strong analytical skills and academic knowledge in finance and economics. Within two-year full-time engagement, the fellows should concentrate on research projects which could relate to one of the following fields:
1. A comparative study of trading mechanism in both Chinese and foreign petroleum futures market.
2. A comparative study of settlement and delivery system in both Chinese and foreign futures market under independent settlement mechanism.
3. Features, innovations and breakthrough of compliance surveillance in global major exchanges.
4. Research on microstructure of Chinese futures market.
5. A comparative study of laws and regulations of global futures markets.
6. Research on competitive strategies of global derivatives exchanges.
7. Research on exchange rate risk and related products of petroleum futures.
8. Design and development of new futures products (e.g. tin, nickel, ETF, iron ore, rare earth) or intensive research on developed futures products (e.g. option, index derivatives, natural gas, carbon emissions).
9. Research on Chinese macro economy, development of derivatives market, commodity market and it's financialization.
10. Research on the best practice of risk management and margin methodologies - Comparison of the world's major futures exchanges.

Applicants must have completed or be expected to complete, a doctoral degree before starting the program. Preference will be given to candidates who not only have the excellent research skills, experience and knowledge in related fields but also are familiar with Chinese commodity futures market. We strongly recommend visiting our website at for more information. Good language skills in both English and Mandarin are required.
Application Instructions:

Applicants should submit a letter of application, a research statement, a curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, copies of two publications or papers, two letters of recommendation, one of them must be issued by the applicant's doctor advisor and a photo via email to Ms. Zhang, Min

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Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 0086-21-68400538

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Zhang Min
Pudian Road 500
Shanghai Futures Exchange
Pudong Xin Qu
35th Floor, RDC Centre
Shanghai, Shanghai P.R. China 200122

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Zhang Min
Pudian Road 500
Shanghai Futures Exchange
Pudong Xin Qu
35th Floor, RDC Centre
Shanghai , Shanghai P.R. China 200122

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