Welcome Scholars at Home and Abroad to Join Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology
Welcome Scholars at Home and Abroad to Join NUIST
Ⅰ. Introduction to NUIST
Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology (NUIST), founded in 1960 and renamed from Nanjing Institute of Meteorology in 2004, was designated as one of the key institutions of higher education in China in 1978, which enjoys the reputation of the cradle of Chinese meteorological talents and has worldwide influence in the field of Geoscience. In 2017, the university was listed in China’s national Double First-class universities and disciplines and was also included in the provincial high-level universities in Jiangsu province. NUIST is co-constructed by the Jiangsu Provincial People’s Government, the Ministry of Education of China (MOE), the China Meteorological Administration (CMA), the State Oceanic Administration and the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. NUIST is located in Nanjing Jiangbei New Area (National Level New Area) with convenient transportation and beautiful scenery.
NUIST is ranked 44, 39, 45 and 60 in the latest Times, US News, ARWU and QS rankings respectively. At present, NUIST has 6 doctoral programs, 36 master program, 71 bachelor programs, and 4 post-doctoral research stations. NUIST has 1 discipline which ranks among first-class discipline construction of China (A+), 1 national key discipline, 4 disciplines which rank among top 1% of ESI international disciplines, and has 8 advantageous disciplines of Jiangsu province. There are more than 90 national talents including Academicians, Distinguished Scholars, chief scientists conducting key research projects from Ministry of Science and Technology, and over 600 provincial and ministerial talents including distinguished professors, entrepreneurship and innovation talents and renowned teachers, as well as 28 provincial Teaching and Research Teams. Over 90% of the full-time teachers have doctorates. In addition, 62% of them have experiences studying or working abroad for one year or more. More than 30 national, provincial and ministerial scientific research platforms have been established in NUIST, such as the Collaborative Innovation Center jointly built by Ministry of Education and Jiangsu province, International Joint Laboratory on Climate and Environmental Change, and National Technology Transfer Center.
Stay true to the original heart and keep missions in mind; Endeavor to make innovation so as to go further. For recent years, the comprehensive strength of NUIST has significantly increased and it draws attention from all sectors of society. In 2020, NUIST launches a series of talent policies, striving to be one of the universities with the most flexible institutions, the most efficient management, and heart-warming service and provide all-round and all-time platform supports talents. We sincerely welcome scholars at home and abroad apply for all kinds of talent programs in NUIST and realize their dreams here!
II. Research Areas
In order to promote the talent program of ‘Jiangbei Intellectual Hub’, accelerate the construction of a pilot zone of a renowned innovative city and a demonstration area of integration of science and education, practice the philosophy of ‘Entrepreneurial University’, and comprehensively promote the ‘National Talent Promotion Plan’ , scholars researching in the following fields: atmospheric science, geographical science, environmental ecology, marine hydrology, remote sensing and mapping, electronic science and technology, computer science, artificial intelligence, maths and physics, chemical materials, economy and management, literature and art, are welcomed to join us!
1. Requirements for participation: well-known experts, scholars who have doctoral degrees from famous overseas universities or have domestic doctorates and work full-timely overseas for no less than one year (three years or more are preferred), leading talent with great academic potential who conduct innovation and entrepreneurship in enterprises and scientific research institutes are invited to apply for participation.
2. Application deadline: September 16, 2020 (September 20 for overseas talents)
3. Application materials: please send your application form and relevant personal information to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org, and name the subject of the email as ‘Dual Initiative Forum + Name + applying XX School’ (on-site or online)
4. NUIST will send invitation letters via email by September 21, 2020.
5. Notice: To make sure we can receive your email, please do not use gmail.
Ⅶ. Contact Information
Hua Rong (Chinese teachers) +86 25-58235197
Zhao Ming (foreign teachers) +86 25-58235197
Shi Wei (policy consulting) +86 13805185107
Please visit https://rsc.nuist.edu.cn/2020/0807/c1097a161506/page.htm to have more details and download the Application Form.