Jiangsu University Invites High-level Academic Talent

Jiangsu University
Zhenjiang, Jiangsu (CN)
Internationally competitive salary and startup packages
April 26 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

 Jiangsu University Invites High-level Academic Talent

Zhenjiang boasts hills famous for their uniqueness, enjoys a favorable location on the Yangtse River not far off the sea, has inherited the culture of the Chu and the Wu Kingdom in Chinese history, and has produced a myriad of celebrated figures. With a history of more than 3000 years, the city abounds in cultural heritages. As one of the birthplaces of Wu culture, Zhenjiang is ranked among the National Historic and Cultural Cities of China. The over-100-year-old Jiangsu University is just located in the famous city of Zhenjiang. The University has drawn nourishment from the City and provided talented personnel to the City in return. The University is now seizing the epochal opportunity to push forward the University-City cooperation and integration. The trend of this is one the rise and we warmly welcome you to the 10th Jiangsu University Jinshan High-level Academic Forum.

University Profile

Jiangsu University is a key comprehensive university founded in August 2001 by merging the former Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, Zhenjiang Medical College and Zhenjiang Teachers’ College with the approval of the Ministry of Education. Ranked early in 1978 by the State Council among the top 88 key universities in China, Jiangsu University became one of the first institutions of higher learning in China entitled to conferring a master’s and a doctor’s degree. Jiangsu University ranks among top 1000 on such internationally reputed rankings as QS, THE and ARWU. The University came out 38th in 2021 Comprehensive China University Rankings. Co-sponsored by Jiangsu Provincial People’s Government and the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, the University ranks among the first batch of Jiangsu High-level Universities under construction, holds the honorary title of National Outstanding University for Undergraduate Teaching, and ranks among the first batch of 50 Sample Universities in China for High Employment of Graduates, the first batch of National Sample Universities for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the first batch of Chinese Universities with Quality Accreditation for the Education of International Students, and the National Pilot Universities for “Three-Whole Education” Comprehensive Reform.

Jiangsu University is the earliest institution of higher learning in China that offers an Agricultural Machinery Program and conducts a systematic education on agricultural machinery. We attach importance to producing talents and providing services to Jiangsu and the industry of agricultural machinery, keeping firmly in mind the mission of promoting China’s agricultural mechanization and modernization. We graduated the first batch of bachelors and masters in Agricultural Machinery and the first doctor and postdoc in Agricultural Machinery as well. The University has made positive contributions to the cultivation of Chinese talents for agricultural equipment and scientific and technological innovation, to the income increase of farmers, agricultural development and rural stability. A striking educational feature and unique cultural environment has been created in Jiangsu University highlighting “Integrating Agriculture into Industry and Supporting Agriculture by Industry”.

We boast a high level of education with a number of high-level disciplines. Engineering, Materials Science, Clinical Medicine, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Biology and Biochemistry, and Environmental Ecology rank among the top 1% of ESI in the world, coming out 46th in the comprehensive rankings of China. We have 2 national key disciplines, 1 national key discipline (under cultivation), 10 advanced disciplines of Jiangsu colleges and universities, 7 Jiangsu key first-level disciplines under “the 13th Five-year Plan” and 2 Jiangsu key first-level disciplines under “the 13th Five-year Plan” (under cultivation). We offer 14 doctoral programs of the first-level discipline, 44 master’s programs of the first-level discipline, professional master’s programs of 20 categories and ME programs in 25 research fields. We house 13 centers for post-doctoral studies.

We have been constantly elevating the quality of talent cultivation by adhering to the guideline of “centering on students’ learning while exerting the leading role of teachers”. In recent years the University has won 8 teaching achievement rewards of the national level, accumulating plentiful high-quality teaching resources comprising 30 national first-class majors as well as a batch of national specialty majors, national first-class undergraduate courses, national quality courses, national quality open video courses, national quality icourses, national experimental teaching demonstration centers and national excellent teaching teams. During the 13th Five-year Plan period, the University won 847 projects sponsored by the National Natural Science Fund, ranking in the top 50 of Chinese universities for 6 consecutive years.


An outstanding PhD/postdoctoral research fellow (with priority to an applicant from Top 200 colleges & universities in the world), or an assistant professor (or the equivalent) or above in a renowned college or university.


An applicant shall make the application via the portal (Website: https://ding.fanqier.cn/f/rujzuaeq), uploading “10th Jiangsu University Jinshan High-level Academic Forum Registration Form” and “10th Jiangsu University Jinshan High-level Academic Forum Registration Form Summary Sheet” in the form of attachment. The related school or college will arrange for an interview assessment, and the applicants to pass the assessment shall be submitted in a summary form to the Human Resources Office of Jiangsu University. Those to pass the final review of the University will be included in the List of Talents for the 2020 Forum.

Deadline for application: June 10, 2021

Supporting Policies

1.Travel reimbursement: The University will provide the talents invited for academic exchanges on campus (hereinafter referred to as “invited talents”) with the reimbursement for reasonable travel expenses that cover round-trip air tickets (economy class) for their visit to Jiangsu University for academic exchanges within one year. The maximum sum of reimbursement is: RMB 14,000/person for talents from Europe and America, RMB 10,000/person for talents from Asian countries, and RMB 5,000/person for talents from China’s Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan.

2. The invited talents shall be given prioritized recommendation in applying for Jiangsu Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talents Recruitment Project. A selected talent each shall be offered an innovative and entrepreneurial fund that will add up to RMB 500,000, RMB 1,000,000, RMB 3,000,000 or RMB 5,000,000, respectively, in three years to come. A selected innovative and entrepreneurial team shall be offered a talent fund totaling RMB 3,000,000, RMB 5,000,000 or RMB 8,000,000, respectively, within three years by the Finance Department of Jiangsu Province. A selected innovative and entrepreneurial PhD shall be offered a living allowance totaling RMB 150,000 within two years by the Finance Department of Jiangsu Province.

3. An invited talent shall be given prioritized recommendation in applying for the title of “Jiangsu Distinguished Professors”. The title winner shall be granted an annual job subsidy of RMB120,000 (exempted from individual income tax) within three years by the Finance Department of Jiangsu Province. A talent of natural sciences shall be granted a research fund of RMB1,000,000 (The maximum grant is RMB2,000,000 for an exceptional talent), and a talent of social sciences shall be given a research fund of RMB 500,000.

4. An invited talent shall be given prioritized recommendation in applying for talent projects like “University-Local Government Cooperation Project” (The maximum grant is RMB 1,000,000), and “Jinshan Talents Program” (The maximum grant is RMB10,000,000).

Preferential Policies & Treatment

In order to attain the strategic objective of “building a high-level, research-oriented, international university with distinctive features”, Jiangsu University puts forward “Jinshan Scholars Program”.

Jiangsu University shall offer generous salary based on the school policy. The recruited talents that meet the recruitment qualifications for high-level talents shall enjoy the status of public institution staff when they are employed. The world rankings above refer to any of the latest rankings of Times, USNEWS, QS and ARWU.

Contact Info

Contacts of the University’s Human Resources Office: Li (Surname) & You (Surname)

Tel: 0086-511-88789658

Email: hr@ujs.edu.cn

Forum application website: https://ding.cjfx.cn/f/rujzuaeq