High-level Talents Recruitment Announcement Sun Yat-sen University

Employer
Sun Yat-sen University
Location
Guangzhou, Guangdong (CN)
Salary
Salary Negotiable
Posted
March 22 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

[Introduction] Sun Yat-sen University founded by Dr. Sun Yat-sen and with an educational tradition spanning over 100 years, is a preeminent research, academic and cultural center and the premier location for talent development in South China. Under the direct supervision of the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China, and strongly supported by both the Ministry and Guangdong Province, Sun Yat-sen University has developed into a modern comprehensive university that enjoys a reputation as a top-tier university nationally and a renowned university internationally. With five campuses in the three cities of Guangzhou, Zhuhai and Shenzhen, and ten affiliated hospitals, the University is striving to become a world-class university and global center of learning.

Built on a solid multidisciplinary foundation of humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, medical sciences, and engineering, Sun Yat-sen University is propelled forward by the continuous pursuit of academic innovation. The University is equipped with a globally aware outlook, and has dedicated itself to being an institution that is “comprehensive, innovative, and open”. The number of SYSU disciplines among the ESI top 1% reached 18, ranked second among universities in China. In internationally renowned university rankings such as QS, ARWU and the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, SYSU keeps steadily improving. The basic line is to build up the construction of big research teams, big platforms and big projects.

Sun Yat-sen University strives to enter the national first-tier of universities and the ranks of world-class elite universities. Sun Yat-sen University sincerely invites excellent scholars at home and abroad to join us, and witness SYSU’s new era.

[Recruiting Positions]

1. Recruitment Program of Global Experts (Thousand Talents Program) for Innovative Talents (Long Term)

2. Recruitment Program of Global Experts (Thousand Talents Program) for Foreign Experts

3. Recruitment Program of Global Experts (Thousand Talents Program) for Young Professionals

4. Recruitment Program of Chang Jiang Scholars Program (Ministry of Education) for Distinguished Professor Program

5. Recruitment Program of Chang Jiang Scholars Program (Ministry of Education) for Young Scholars Program

6. Deans and academic leaders of Shenzhen Campus

School Deans of School of Clinical Medicine (Shenzhen), School of Biomedical Engineering (Shenzhen), School of Materials Science and Engineering (Shenzhen), School of Intelligence Engineering (Shenzhen), School of Marine Engineering (Shenzhen), School of Aeronautics and Astronautics (Shenzhen), School of Information and Communication Engineering (Shenzhen).

Academic Leaders (10 for each school), of all the above mentioned schools; School of Basic Medicine (Shenzhen), School of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Shenzhen), School of Public Health (Shenzhen)

7.  Deans of Department Chairs and academic leaders of Zhuhai Campus

   School Deans or Department Chairs of Department of History (Zhuhai), School of International Relations, School of Mathematics (Zhuhai), School of Physics and Astronomy, School of Marine Engineering (Zhuhai), International School of Business & Finance.

   Academic Leaders of all the above mentioned departments or schools and Department of Philosophy (Zhuhai), School of Atmospheric Sciences, School of Earth Science and Geological Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering and Technology.

8.  100 Top Talents Program of Sun Yat-sen University

9.  Research fellows of Sun Yat-sen University

10.  Post-doctoral researchers of Sun Yat-sen University

[Job requirements]

1. Recruitment Program of Overseas Top Talents (Thousand Talents Program) for Innovative Talents (Long Term)

The Recruitment Program for Innovative Talents (Long Term) targets people under 55 years of age (for those working on humanities and social sciences, they are supposed to be no more than 60 years old) who are willing to work in China on a full-time basis, with full professorships or the equivalent in prestigious foreign universities and R&D institutes, or with senior titles from well-known international companies or financial institutions. The position for Innovative Talents (Long Term) is full-time.

2. Recruitment Program of Overseas Top Talents (Thousand Talents Program) for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurial talents shall have earned their degree in foreign countries, with experiences in starting a business overseas or serving as middle or senior-level managers in renowned international enterprises for more than 3 years, as the main founder of his/her business which started 1 to 5 years ago; their technologies or invention patents shall be in the leading position by international standard, filling the gap in China, in line of national strategic direction of key industries with potential market which can be put into industrialized production.

3. Recruitment Program of Overseas Top Talents (Thousand Talents Program) for Young Professionals

Applicants engaged in scientific researches and below the age of 40, shall possess a PhD degree granted by prestigious overseas universities, with formal teaching and researching positions in overseas prestigious universities, institutions or enterprises, who will be able to work full time in China. As the elites among the peers in certain field, the young professionals shall have the potential of becoming leading figures in the future. Outstanding PhD students can be recruited in exceptional cases.

4. Recruitment Program of Chang Jiang Scholars Program (Ministry of Education) for Distinguished Professor Program

For those working on natural sciences and Engineering Sciences, the applicant is supposed to be no more than 45 years old. For those working on humanities and social sciences, they are supposed to be no more than 55 years old. A doctorate degree is generally required. The applicant should be actively engaged in teaching and research work. For those overseas applicants, they at least need to have associate professorship (or equivalent positions) at distinguished universities in the world. Applicants from mainland China must be professors (or equivalent positions). The position for the distinguished professor is full-time. After the signing of employment contract, the applicant should be work full-time within one year.

5. Recruitment Program of Chang Jiang Scholars Program (Ministry of Education) for Young Scholars Program

For those working on natural sciences and Engineering Sciences, the applicant is supposed to be no more than 38 years old. For those working on humanities and social sciences, they are supposed to be no more than 45 years old.  A doctorate degree is generally required. The applicant should be actively engaged in teaching and research work. Applicants from mainland China must be associate professors (or higher positions). The position for Young Scholars Program is full-time.

6. 100 Top Talents Program of Sun Yat-sen University

The applicant should have a Doctoral degree from domestic or international well-known Institutions. The applicant is supposed to be an academic leader who has high academic achievements, or be ranked highly among the middle-aged and young researcher, or have potential Young Scholar. The selected Candidates would be appointed as Professor or Associated Professor of SYSU.

7. Research fellows of Sun Yat-sen University

Outstanding doctoral candidates from domestic and international well-known institutions of higher learning or research institutions, or with well-known universities or research institutions at home and abroad work experience.

8. Post-doctoral researchers of Sun Yat-sen University 

Applicants should hold a Doctoral Degree, graduate no more than two years, with a high academic level and strong scientific research ability at home and abroad.

 [Recruitment process]

Application materials required: a) personal academic resume (including university, study and work experience, research achievements, projects and published papers in recent five years, and certifications obtained); b) academic and research plan in SYSU; c) photocopies of diplomas and certificates obtained; d) 3 recommendation letters from colleagues and scholars of the same field (including their contact information). The application materials should be sent to the recruit contact of corresponding school, department or affiliated hospital.

Some application forms need be filled and supporting materials should be attached once the applicant is selected as a candidate by the corresponding school, department or affiliated hospital.

The recruitment information is always valid. The applicant may apply at any time. The university will review the applicant materials regularly under the relevant talent introduction procedures.

[Contact Information]

1. Recruitment Program of Overseas Top Talents (Thousand Talents Program) & Chang Jiang Scholars Program (Ministry of Education)

Unit: Office of Cultivation and Professional Development, Human Resources Department, Sun Yat-sen University

Tel: +86-020-84111797

Contact person: Ms, Hu, Ms. Xiao

Email: rscszk@mail.sysu.edu.cn

2. Recruitment of School Deans and academic leaders

Unit: Talent Development Office, Sun Yat-sen University

Tel: +86-020-84111656

Contact person: Ms. Zhao, Mrs. Luan

Email: rcb2015@mail.sysu.edu.cn

3. 100 Top Talents Program of Sun Yat-sen University

Unit: Office of Talent Acquisition and Services, Human Resources Department, Sun Yat-sen University

Tel:+86-020-84114884

Contact person: Ms. Sun, Mr. Lin

Email:rscrcyj@mail.sysu.edu.cn

4. Research fellow 

Unit: Office of Talent Acquisition and Services, Human Resources Department, Sun Yat-sen University

Tel: +86-020-84113352

Email: rsczzky@mail.sysu.edu.cn

Contact person: Mr. Chen

5. Post-doctoral researcher

Unit: Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Tel:+86-020-84113352

Email: postdoct@mail.sysu.edu.cn

Contact Person: Mrs. Wang

Zhuhai Forum and Shenzhen Forum Announcements

Sun Yat-sen University will hold International Forum for Outstanding Young Scholars in June (Zhuhai Forum) and December (Shenzhen Forum) respectively. The University invites overseas outstanding young scholars to explore the academic frontiers, hot topics, and to promote academic exchange and cooperation. Learning more about the recruitment of Sun Yat-sen University, please visit official website of SYSU http://www.sysu.edu.cn and website of Human Resources Department of SYSU http://rsc.sysu.edu.cn/.