Faculty Positions in Materials Science and Engineering
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is seeking applicants for tenure-track or tenured faculty positions at all ranks in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. We are interested in candidates with expertise in the broad areas of materials science and engineering, including but not limited to, theoretical and computational materials science, aerospace materials, energy materials, information (electronic, optical and magnetic) materials, biomaterials, and advanced materials manufacturing andcharacterizations. Applicants are expected to manage an independent research program in their fields and be committed to excellence in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates for tenured positions must be established scholars with national and international recognitions.
We offer internationally competitive salaries and benefits. We also provide ample start-up resources for equipment and personnel. Qualified candidates for Thousand Talent Program, the Peacock Program or other talent programs will receive additional support from the central and municipal governments.
A PhD degree in related fields, an excellent track record in research and good communication skill are required. Application must be submitted online to http://talent.sustc.edu.cn/en.
(1) Curriculum vitae, including full publication list
(2) Research interests and a statement of research plan
(3) Teaching interests
(4) Copies of three representative publications
(5) Three reference letters
SUSTech is a publicly funded new university in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China. By providing generous funding, Shenzhen municipality is fully committed to the development of SUSTech as a world-class research university that excels in research and the cultivation of innovative talent. The university features a 1:10 faculty/student ratio and emphasizes international standards, advanced interdisciplinary studies, innovation and entrepreneurship.
The MSE department at SUSTech engages in a broad scope of advanced materials research, including energy materials, organic and inorganic electronics, biomaterials, polymercomposites, nanomaterials, micro- and nanofabrication, as well as additive manufacturing. The development of the MSE program addresses three areas: the frontiers of materials research; the national strategic development plan in materials area; and the R&D needs of the local industries in the Pearl River Delta and Shenzhen municipality. The department aims to achieve leadership in both knowledge discovery and technology transfer.