Invitation from SIST of ShanghaiTech University, 2019

ShanghaiTech University
Shanghai (CN)
Salary Negotiable
March 05 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

About us 

The School of Information Science and Technology (SIST) at ShanghaiTech University will lead the charge in China's higher education reform by becoming a top academic research institution that is home to world-class research laboratories and faculty members. The School's Mission is to create a unique open and free academic environment that enables all researchers young and senior to achieve their full academic potentials.  The School will serve as the cradle that trains future scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, and industrial leaders in information sciences and technologies to play key roles in the ongoing economic transformation of China and the world.

SIST Website:


Registration deadline: March 31, 2019

Notification date: April 8, 2019

We are now seeking talented researchers for multiple faculty positions at all ranks in the following fields:

computer science and technology, electronic science and technology, information and communication engineering, applied mathematics and statistics, data science, robotics, bioinformatics, biomedical engineering, internet of things, computer systems and security, operation research, mathematical optimization and other interdisciplinary fields involving information science and technology.

For the purpose of facilitating discussion and carrying out interviews for applicants,

First Young Scholars Forum, SIST of ShanghaiTech University will be held in Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park from May 24th to 25th, 2019. We sincerely invite you to join us and leverage the opportunities for collaboration.


May 23rd (Thursday afternoon): Check-in

May 24th (Friday morning): Opening Ceremony

May 24th (Friday afternoon): Sub-forum seminar, one-on-one meeting

May 25th (Saturday whole day): Sub-forum seminar, one-on-one meeting


School of Information Science and Technology, ShanghaiTech University

Address: No. 393 Huaxia Middle Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai


Applicants should hold a Ph.D. (or will obtain a Ph.D. within one year) from a well-known university at home and abroad. In addition, applicants should have made remarkable achievements in the field of information science and technology related research, and should have the potential to establish themselves as the leaders in their research areas, and should have the capability of conducting innovative and original research.


Please send the following documents in PDF format to (CC: Please name the subject of the email as “Youth Forum + Name + Research Field”, and we will reply one by one.

1. Basic information form (BasicInfoCollection.xlsx, excel file format)

2. CV in English (includes three referees' names, positions and contact emails)

3. Three representative paper

4. Research plan in English (optional)


We will arrange accommodation for the participants during the forum and reimburse the transportation expenses (see the invitation email for details).


Mr. Yuan, (021) 20684865

Registration deadline: March 31, 2019

Notification date: April 8, 2019