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Interested in pursuing a career in Duke Kunshan University? Whether or not you are currently working in a higher education area, you are encouraged to visit our job web page and dig more about how to apply for a job (faculty positions, staff positions, research positions and intern positions) at DKU.

Job Opportunities

Faculty Jobs


Administrative jobs (External candidates)


Administrative jobs (internal candidates)


Research Jobs


Intern Positions



You may create an account on our job application portal and search and apply for the job you are interested in. The portal is updated daily and lists all non-faculty positions within the University. We encourage all candidates to carefully review our FAQ prior to applying for an open position at Duke Kunshan University.

You may apply for a research position through portal. In the meanwhile, you are also encouraged to send application materials to the hiring faculty’s mailbox. You could find hiring faculty’s email address in job description. For more information about applying research positions, please refer to Here.

Duke Academic Committee is responsible for the faculty recruitment. The detailed application information could be found in each position JD. There is no need to apply for the faculty position via the portal. You can find more faculty positions Here.

Due to the high volume of applications submitted, we are unable to provide status updates for each applicant. You will be contacted in the event that you are selected for an interview. You can check your application status through the portal.

It is okay to apply for multiple jobs, but you are encouraged to do as much research as you can, and apply for the one that matches your career path and experience the most. Please clarify your top-priority and submit your application for that job.

Yes, we are hiring Interns for various offices. If you are interested in having an internship at DKU, you can see more intern positions Here.

Yes, you can. If you are a graduating student, you can apply for either intern positions or full-time jobs at DKU. Please note that you will start as an intern first before you officially obtained the graduation certificate and degree.

The official application way is to submit your application through portal. Go register an account on the portal now.

It depends. There will be at least two rounds of interview, followed by the reference/background checking. Staff recruitment process is on a rolling base.

The cover letter acts as a personal introduction and gives you the chance to provide additional information about skills and experiences related to the job you are applying to. You are highly suggested to submit a cover letter as the supportive application material.

Welcome to explore the internal jobs! To learn more about the eligibilities of being considered as an internal candidate, please visit here.

You are encouraged to create an account on the Portal first. You may apply for the job whenever you are ready to.

Please click on the “Forgot your password” button on the sign in page. You will be redirect to a page to reset your password.

Yes, please go to the “Password Management” section to change your password.