Recruitment Announcement for School of Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University

Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU)
Guangzhou, Guangdong (CN); Shenzhen, Guangdong (CN)
Salary Negotiable
January 03 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

I. School Introduction

Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) is one of the top 10 universities in China. Its pre-clinical medicine and clinical medicine have been selected by national plans for world-class disciplines. Shenzhen campus of SYSU, taking medicine and engineering as main disciplines, is one of the main campuses built in accordance with the standards of world-class universities jointly by SYSU and Shenzhen Municipality. We will strive to become an innovative base with important international influence and become a new growth pole to build SYSU as a world-class university.

II. Positions and Disciplines

Department chairs, academic leaders, professors, associate professors, young talented scientists and post-doctoral researchers will be recruited. Main disciplines include Histology and Anatomy, Pathology, Physiology and Pathophysiology, Medical Genetics, Medical Microbiology / Pathogen Biology, Immunology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology, Bioinformatics. Main research fields include infection and immunity, neuroscience, stem cells and regenerative medicine, tumor biology, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, medical data analysis and systems medicine.

III. Recruitment Programs

1. “Top 100 Talents” Program of SYSU

2. Research Fellows of SYSU

3. Post-doctoral Researchers of SYSU

IV. Requirements

For all positions, candidates should have a doctorate degree with required research abilities and academic skills, good communication and teamwork spirit, proper attitudes towards study, high dedication and enthusiasm for teaching, the ability to teach basic undergraduate courses or professional core courses, and the ability to carry out international cooperation and communication.

1. “Top 100 Talents” Program of Sun Yat-sen University

1) Leading Talents

Applicants should be at least associate professors in overseas prestigious universities or R&D institutes; at least professors in domestic prestigious universities or R&D institutes. Applicants should be engaged in innovative, promising and key common researches with high impact scientific results.

2) Outstanding Young and middle-aged Talents

Applicants should have working experiences in prestigious universities or R&D institutes in domestic or abroad, as well as rich academic training and research accomplishments. Applicants should have great potentials in scientific research, technology innovation, promising research development, professional achievements recognized at home and abroad, and publications of well-recognized scientific results as first author or corresponding author in international top journals.

3) Young Academic Talents

Applicants should have work or study experience in high-level research institutions at home or abroad and considerable scientific research accumulation; creative thinking, strong innovation and great development potential, high-level and innovative achievements are also required in the field.

2. Research Fellows of Sun Yat-sen University

Applicants should be outstanding postdoctoral researchers or doctoral candidates from domestic and international well-known universities or research institutions, or those with work experience at prestigious universities or research institutions at home and abroad.

3. Post-doctoral Researchers of Sun Yat-sen University

Applicants should hold a doctoral degree, and graduated less than two years ago, with a high academic level and strong scientific research ability at home and abroad.

V. Remuneration

The university and the school will provide a competitive salary and other benefits based on the qualification of the appointees and that of similar position in other institutions. For senior, the salary and housing subsidy are more based on negotiation between the school and appointees.

VI. Instructions for applicants

  1. Send personal academic resume and position application to
  2. After pre-screening, the qualified applicants will be invited to fill out application forms, and provide related certificates and 3 recommendation letters.
  3. This recruitment is always effective. For more information, please visit our website or follow us in WeChat.

VII. Contact Information

Contact person: Mr. Li

Address: General Office of the School of Medicine, Building NO.3, GezhiGarden, Guangzhou East Campus, Sun Yat-sen University, Panyu District, Guangzhou, P.R.China

Postcode: 510080

Tel: 020-83271560



Welcome to join School of Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University!