25 April, 2016
The Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering at South University of Science and Technology of China (http://www.sustc.edu.cn/en) invites applications for tenure-track or tenured faculty positions at all ranks, commensurate with qualifications. The department is newly established with three broad directions of development, i.e., robotics and automation, innovative design and advanced manufacturing, and energy engineering. There are extraordinary opportunities to develop major research and education programs with collaborations with other academic/industrial organizations nationwide and worldwide.
Established in 2012, the South University of Science and Technology of China(SUSTC) is a public institution funded by the municipal of Shenzhen, a special economic zone city in southern China. Shenzhen is a major city located in Southern China, situated immediately north of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. As one of China’s major gateways to the world, Shenzhen is the country’s fast-growing city in the past two decades. The city is the high-tech and manufacturing hub of southern China. As a State-level innovative city, Shenzhen has chosen independent innovation as the dominant strategy for its development.
The South University of Science and Technology is a pioneer in higher education reform in China. The mission of the University is to become a globally recognized institution which emphasizes academic excellence and promotes innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship .
Successful candidates are expected to establish vigorous research programs in the three broad directions and related interdisciplinary areas, mentor graduate students, participate in the national and international research community, and teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Candidates should possess doctoral degrees and demonstrate research accomplishment and/or potential. Senior candidates are expected to play the leadership role of research and education. Globally competitive salaries and start-up packages will be provided. Those interested are invited to apply through the job website athttp://talent.sustc.edu.cn/en/enindex.aspx.
1) Curriculum Vitae (with a complete list of publications); 2) Statement of research interests; 3) Statement of teaching philosophy; 4) Selected reprints of three recent papers; and 5) Names and contact information of five references.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.
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