Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Southeast University

Southeast University
Nanjing, Jiangsu (CN)
Salary Negotiable
August 10 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Southeast University (SEU) is one of the national key universities administered directly under the Central Government and the Ministry of Education of China. Located in the ancient capital city of Nanjing, Southeast University is one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in China. Southeast University has become a comprehensive and research-oriented university featuring the coordinated development of such multi-disciplines as science, engineering, medicine, literature, law, philosophy, education, economics, management, art, etc., with engineering as its focus.

In recent years, Southeast University, with its painstaking effort in discipline development, has achieved plentiful accomplishments. In the third round of China Discipline Ranking in 2012, 15 disciplines rank among the first 20% of all nationwide, 12 among the first seven, and 10 among the first five. Specially, the three disciplines of biomedical engineering, communication and transportation engineering as well as art theory rank first nationwide, occupying the seventh place in terms of the number; besides, the three disciplines of architecture, electronic science and technology as well as landscape architecture rank nationally second; the two disciplines of civil engineering as well as urban and rural planning, nationally third; the discipline of information and communication engineering, fourth; the discipline of instrument science and technology, fifth; the discipline of power engineering and engineering thermophysics, sixth; and the discipline of public health and preventive medicine, seventh. In addition, the ten disciplines of engineering science, materials science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology and biochemistry, clinical medicine , computer science , pharmacology & toxicology and neuroscience and behavioral science rank among the first 1% of global ESI database, engineering science ranks 45th, computer science ranks 66th. In USNews 2017 engineering college rankings of the world, SEU ranked 7th in mainland of China, 23 of the world.


Chang Jiang Scholars Program(Distinguished Professors/Young Scholars)

Distinguished Professors

Applicants should hold at least associate professor or other equivalent positions in well-known universities. Successful applicants should take the full-time job in SEU. The employment contract is for 5 years.

Young Scholars

Applicants should be in a field of engineering or natural sciences, humanities and social sciences, with Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. Applicants should have a strong research background as well as teaching experience. An domestic applicant should hold at least associate professor or other equivalent positions in well-known universities. Successful applicants should take the full-time job in SEU. The employment contract is for 3 years.

1000 Plan Professorship for Young Talent

The applicants should specialize in engineering area or natural sciences, below 40 years old; with consecutive 3+ years’ experience in overseas scientific research following obtaining the doctoral degree. Applicants should have a formal teaching or research position in a well-known university, scientific research institution or other corresponding institutions overseas. Any recruited talent is required to take the fulltime job in SEU.


Contact Us

The application period is not limited. Qualified applicants for “1000 Plan Professorship for Young Talent” and “Chang Jiang Scholars Program” are invited to send the job intention letter and CV by email to the contact person of respective schools (departments) enclosed :

Contact PersonMs. Liu, Mr. Yin, Ms. Shi

Tel+86-25-83793301  +86-25-52090253




AddressHuman Resource Department, Southeast University, 2 Sipailou Rd, Nanjing, China, 210096