ShanghaiTech University is a young and dynamic higher education institution committed to carrying out China’s national development strategy and nurturing the next generation of innovative scientists, inventors and entrepreneurs. With the backing and support of the Shanghai Municipal Government and China Academy of Science, ShanghaiTech’s is seeking cutting-edge solutions to address the challenges that China and the world is facing in the fields of energy, material, environment, human health, and artificial intelligence(AI). As an integral part of the Zhangjiang Comprehensive National Science Center, ShanghaiTech is now leading several frontier research projects and large-scale facilities, such as Soft X-Ray Free Electron Laser Facility, Living Cell Imagining Facility, Ultra-Intense and Ultrashort Pulse Laser Facility, Second phase of Shanghai Synchrotron beamlines, Hard X-Ray Free Electron Laser Facility and Multiple Spatial-scale and Time-scale Bio-imaging Platform and Machine Learning & Virtual Reality Platform etc.
ShanghaiTech is building up a strong faculty of 1000 professors, including 500 tenure-track/tenured professors recruited globally and 500 distinguished professors-in-residence from CAS institutes and other prestigious universities or institutes. Among our current faculty are 5 Nobel laureates, 11 National Academy of Sciences (USA) members, 8 American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellows, 3 Royal Society (UK) fellows, 32 CAS members and 3 Chinese Academy of Engineering Members.
For more information, please visit: www.shanghaitech.edu.cn.
ShanghaiTech is now seeking talents in the following fields:
School of Physical Science and Technology: Energy, System Materials, Photon and Condensed State, Material Biology, Environmental Science and Engineering, Physics, Chemistry
School of Life Science and Technology: Immunology, Systems Biology and Bioinformatics, Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Biomedical engineering, and Biomedical Imaging
School of Information Science and Technology: Computer Science and Technology, Electronic Science and Technology, Information and Communication Engineering, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Data Science, Robotics, Bioinformatics, Biomedical Eengineering, Internet of Things, Smart Energy, Computer Systems and Security, Operation Research, Mathematical Optimization and other interdisciplinary fields involving Information Science and Technology, especially areas related to AI.
School of Entrepreneurship and Management: Economics, Finance, Accounting, Management, Marketing, Strategy and Entrepreneurship
School of Creativity and Art: Intelligent Design, Entertainment Design
Shanghai Institute for Advanced Immunochemical Studies: Immunochemistry, Antibody Engineering, Stem Cell Therapy, Immunotherapy, Anti-infectious Drug Target and Drug Discovery，Structural Biochemistry, Computational Biology, Artificial Intelligence and Biomedical Big Data
iHuman Institute: Cell Biology, Pharmacology, Cryo-Electron Microscopy, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Computational Biology, Artificial Intelligence
Institute of Mathematical Sciences: Pure Mathematics, Theory of Computing, Applied Mathematics, Computational Mathematics, Theoretical Statistics, Applied Statistics
Institute of Humanities: Philosophy, Chinese Language and Literature, Foreign Language and Literature, History, Art History, Religious Theory
Following positions are opening:
Tenured and Tenure-track positions: assistant professor, associate professor and full professor. Successful applicants will have a doctoral degree, and are expected to establish a record for independent, internationally recognized research, supervise students and teach high-quality courses.
Research positions: post-doctoral research fellow, research assistant professor, research associate professor and research professor. Successful applicants will have a doctoral degree, a good research record and great passion for research.
Assistant positions: teaching assistant, research assistant, and administrative officer. Successful applicants will have a Master’s degree and relevant working experience.
ShanghaiTech will offer attractive compensation packages, including:
Initial research support package: reasonable start-up funds, research associates and post-doctoral fellows, laboratory space to meet research needs.
Compensation and benefits: highly competitive salary commensurate with experience and academic accomplishments, a comprehensive benefit package.
Subsidized housing: on-campus 80/100/120 m2 faculty apartments available at low rent for tenured and tenure-track faculty, on-campus postdoctoral dormitories, off-campus postdoctoral apartments and municipal apartments subsidized by Shanghai government.
Relocation & travel allowance: reimbursement of expenses for household relocation and family’s one-way travel.
Family assistance: support with children’s education; affiliated kindergarten, primary and middle schools.
To apply: using this format, please submit
1. Cover letter (Firstname_Lastname_Cover_Letter.pdf)
2. Research plan (Firstname_Lastname_Research_Plan.pdf)
3. CV (Firstname_Lastname_CV.pdf)