Faculty Positions Available in Southwest University

Faculty Positions Available in Southwest University

Southwest University (SWU)

ChongQing, China

Southwest University (SWU), located in the Beibei District of Chongqing Municipality, is a key comprehensive university directly affiliated with the Chinese Ministry of Education. It is included in the national “211 Project” and the Innovation Platform for Advanced Disciplines of the “985 Project”.

With the rich cultural background created by celebrities like Wu Mi, the master of Chinese culture, and Hou Guangjiong, member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and a pioneer of China’s soil science, SWU is now a hundred-year-old fascinating university. It undertook more than 900 national research projects in the past five years. According to the Essential Science Indicators (ESI), SWU has 6 subject areas (Chemistry, Botany & zoology, Agricultural Science, Material Science, Engineering and Biology & Biochemistry) ranked among the global top 1%.

Now, SWU is at the golden time for deepening its comprehensive reform and speeding up the process of internationalization. You are cordially invited to join our efforts by applying for professor, associate professor or lecturer positions.

We need you here at Southwest University to develop together!

Available Disciplines:

Physics/ Mathematics/ Chemical Science/ Environmental Science/ Science of Information and Communication/ Materials Science and Technology/ Surveying Science and Engineering/ Management Science and Technology/ Education/ Psychology/ History/ Philosophy/ Law

Research backgrounds are not limited to the disciplines above.

For more details about positions and remuneration, please check the following links:
http://www.swu.edu.cn/index.jsp & http://rczp.swu.edu.cn/s/rczp/

Positions and Requirements

A. High-level Talented Leaders
1. Candidates are preferred to have held a professor or associate professor position at a renowned college or university overseas, to be able to meet the requirements of national top talents programs. SWU will assist with the application to these talents programs.
2. Preference is given to academicians or likewise candidates. Need to be able to sign a 1-3 year employment contract and work on campus for at least1-3 months annually.

B. Excellent Postdoctoral Researchers
Candidates, preferably under 35 years old and from a 1st-class university in the world, are expected to become excellent academic researchers.

C. Postdoctoral Fellows
Candidates are preferred to be under the age of 35, have obtained a doctoral degree from a top university in the world less than 3 years ago, and able to work at the Postdoctoral Research Center for no less than 20 months continuously.

For more information about Salary and Payment, please check:

Application Procedure

Please send a full resume, copies of academic credentials, a publication list with abstracts of selected published papers, a research plan and a teaching statement, to the SWU Human Resources Department as below:

High-level Talented Leaders and Excellent Postdoctoral Researchers
Email: rencai@swu.edu.cn
Phone number: +86-23-68254265

Postdoctoral Fellow
Email: swubsh@swu.edu.cn
Phone number: +86-23-68250223.

Address: Talents Recruitment Office, Southwest University, NO.2 Tiansheng Road, Beibei, Chongqing, China,400715


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Faculty Positions Available in Southwest University