ShanghaiTech University (http://www.shanghaitech.edu.cn/) is a small-scale research university of academic excellence jointly established by Shanghai Municipal Government and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), which located at Zhang-Jiang High-Tech Park in Pudong, Shanghai, China. Currently, it has four schools; School of Physical Science and Technology, School of Life Science and Technology, School of Information and Technology and School of Entrepreneurship and Management with expected enrollment of 4,000 graduate and 2,000 undergraduate students. We have already successfully recruited many high caliber tenure-track faculties, graduate students, and undergraduate students.
The mission of ShanghaiTech is committed to serving the national development strategy. ShanghaiTech seeks innovative solutions to address the challenges that China facing in the field of energy, material, environment, human health, thus to improve productivity driven by innovation, and contribute to the restructuring and development of China.
School of Physical Science and Technology (SPST) is expected to have about 150 regular tenured and tenure-track faculty, 1,200 graduate and 750 undergraduate students. By the end of 2016, SPST already has 30 research teams and we are expecting a continuing expansion in the next few years. The School is established to encourage interdisciplinary research particularly focused on Energy, Materials, and Environment Science. We are currently seeking applicants for multiple tenure-track and tenured positions at all ranks.
Applicants should have a doctoral degree in Physical Science and Engineering as well as postdoctoral experience for junior level position. They are expected to establish an independent, internationally recognized research program, supervise students, and teach graduate and undergraduate courses. The senior position applicants are expected to be leading scientists in his/her research disciplinary. We particularly welcome those with research interests related to Energy, Materials, and Environment Science and Engineering to apply.
The position offers competitive personal compensation, financial support for the research program, and lab space that matches the research needs.
Applications should send a cover letter, together with an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a 2-3 page research proposal, a statement of teaching philosophy to SPST@shanghaitech.edu.cn. Review of applications will continue until positions filled.
The school thanks applicants for their interest, but only candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified of the application result.