Huazhong Agricultural University Recruits Professors

Huazhong Agricultural University
Wuhan, Hubei (CN)
April 07 2018
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Huazhong Agricultural University Recruits Professors

Huazhong Agricultural University(HZAU)will celebrate its 120th anniversary On October 2, 2018.The 3rd South Lake Innovation Forum for International Young talents which is organized by Huazhong Agricultural University, will be held from May 11th to 13th, 2018. All young talents are welcome to sign up. Please log on the forum home page to know more detail.

HZAU is a national key university directly under the Ministry of Education. It is on the list of “Double First-Class” university project and will celebrate its 120th anniversary in 2018. HZAU consists of 18 colleges and departments. There are more than 26,000 students, 2600 staff and faculty members, of whom 1500 are full-time faculty. Seven disciplines rank among the top 1% of ESI, including Botany and Zoology, Agricultural Science, Biology & Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Genetics, Microbiology, Environmental Science & Ecology , and Chemistry. Botany and Zoology is listed among the top 1‰ in the ESI rankings. Seven disciplines are listed in Class A in 2017 China Discipline Ranking. Five disciplines are listed as first-class disciplines, including Biology, Veterinary Medicine, Animal Husbandry, Horticulture & Crop Science, Agricultural and Forestry Economics & Management. The vision of the University is to build a world-famous, research-intensive university with world-class dominant disciplines and distinctive characteristics.

HZAU, located at the Shizishan (Lion Hill) and surrounded by the South Lake in Wuhan of Hubei province, has a vibrant campus of about 5 square kilometers with breathtaking natural beauty. The subtropical climate, abundant vegetation and harmonious environment make the HZAU a beautiful garden rich in flora and oxygen. The living facilities, hospital and gymnasiums are well-equipped and convenient. The kindergarten and affiliated school of HZAU are first-class educational institutions in Wuhan. The campus is adjacent to the Central Ring and subway lines, and surrounded by commercial centers and well-known educational and scientific research institutions. Its convenient transportation and quiet environment make it an ideal place to work and live.

We are now seeking candidates for a professor position all around the world, all talents are welcome to visit our university and exchange studying viewpoints. Qualified people will get your invitation, our university will provide the international round-trip flight ticket and arrange your accommodation.

Disciplines for Academic Positions
HZAU seeks candidates for multiple positions of full-time professors in following fields: Agricultural Science, Plant and Animal Science, Biology and Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Biomedicine, Microbiology, Environmental Science and Ecology, Immunology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Food Science and Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Informatics, Economics & Management, or Comprehensive and Interdisciplinary areas. We are interested in young talents with oversea education/research experience, strong publication records in their fields and promising scientific potentials. The professor positions are assumed to do both teaching and research. The University also invites applications for adjunct professorship (part-time) by distinguished scientists in the above mentioned research fields.

Salary and Benefits
Depending on the candidates’ qualification and experience, we will offer competitive annual salary with 300,000-1,000,000 RMB,and provide each candidate with 100,000-5,000,000 RMB as start-fund and settling-in allowance, research assistants and lab space, offer a on-campus apartment of 100-150 square meters, and job for spouse and school/kindergarten for children. 
Part-time professors may have research assistant and lab space depending on the need by mutual agreement. We will provide temporary housing during the candidate’s working time in the University. 

Research platform
HZAU boasts two State key laboratories (National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement, State Key Laboratory of Agricultural Microbiology), four State national specialized laboratories, four national R&D centers.

Contact Information 
Address: Human Resources Department,  No.1,Shizishan Street · Hongshan District · Wuhan · Hubei Province · PRC
Contact: Mr. Ren Chao, Mr. Zhao Xiqing 
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Contact phone number: 0086-27-87280957
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