Seeking Outstanding Scholars and Researchers

South China Normal University
China (CN)
A highly competitive salary, a generous housing allowance, a start-up research fund
December 08 2016

South China Normal University: Seeking outstanding scholars and researchers

South China Normal University is building on its strong research base by introducing and cultivating talents.

Established in 1933, South China Normal University is located in Guangzhou, Guangdong. It is constructed by the Ministry of Education of China and the People’s Government of Guangdong Province and is a member of the National Project 211. It was selected as a key construction university in the Guangdong High Level Universities Program. The university boasts three campuses whose total area exceeds 200 hectares.

Looking to future growth

To attract talented teachers and researchers, the university is recruiting candidates for academic positions in Physics, Optical Engineering, Optics, Condensed Matter Physics, Electrical & Information Engineering,Material Physics and Science,Plant Science, Animal Science, Aquaculture, Aquatic Organisms, Entomology, Rare Animals, Physiological Ecology, Macroecology, Neuroscience, Bioinformatics,Mathematics,Chemistry, Environment and Materials,Physical Geography,Human Geography, and the theory and application of remote sensing and geographic information systems.

High-level Academic leaders

Candidates, preferably under 50 years old, should be qualified for entry into national top talents programmes such as the Chang Jiang Scholars program, the Recruitment  Program of Global Experts, and China National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientists. Successful applicants will be offered full time positions at the university.

Outstanding young scholars

Candidates, preferably under 40 years old, should preferably be listed in or have qualified for the National Thousand Young Talent Program, the Top Young Talents of National Special Support Program or the Science Foundation for Excellent Young Scholars. They should be good team players and have good leadership ability, outstanding academic achievements, a broad academic vision, experience with international collaboration and the potential to become leading researchers.

Salary and fringe benefits

Successful applicants will receive a highly competitive salary, a generous housing allowance, a start-up research fund commensurate with their current expertise, temporary accommodation, and pre-schooling and schooling for children.

Application procedure

Send a full resume, copies of academic credentials and a publication list with abstracts of selected published papers together with the names of three referees to the Human Resources Department of the South China Normal University.


Website of Human Resource Office:

Office Number:   +86-20-85211061       


Contact: Ms. Chen