National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, China (NCNST), established in December 2003, is co-founded by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and the Ministry of Education as an institution dedicated to fundamental and applied research in nanoscience and technology, especially those with important potential applications.
The journal that published the most papers on nanoscience and nanotechnology, Nanoscale, was co-founded by the Center and the Royal Society of Chemistry Publishing Group.
In 2016 the Nature Index showed that NCNST had been one of the “Top 10 Institute of CAS” More details could be found at our website: http://www.nanoctr.cn/
1.The scale production and application of function oriented nanomaterials
2.Interface study of combination of nanosystem and macroscopic system
3.Biological effects and detection of nanomaterials and nanosafety
4.Fundamental study of standardization and measurement for nanotechnology,
Duties and Qualifications
1. “CAS Pioneer Hundred Talents Program” Class B——Technician Talents
Duties: Professorate senior engineer; Applicants must have the ability and experience to lead the team to host national or CAS giant engineering project, work on high-level technological breakthrough, solve the difficulties of engineering technologies, or make significant technical renovations and transformation of large-scale equipment or devices, develop independent research and offer the excellent technological supporting and guaranty for research; also applicants shall guide and cultivate young engineering talents.
Qualifications: Applicants shall be the young and mid-age elites who master the key technology and have at least three year work experience about research and development of engineering technology at oversea or about giant scientific platforms construction, equipment or devices development, etc. Applicants are required to solve the key technological problems, drive the technological innovation and have top-flight achievement already.
Candidates with experience in the following areas are preferred: MRI-guided diagnostics/imaging systems, Application of nanomaterials on cardiovascular diseases, Microfabricated devices for biological applications, Biomaterials and nanotechnology, Nanomedicine.
2. Thousand Talents Program
Duties: Associate Professor/Professor. Applicants shall master the international advanced academic thoughts and technologies, propose important innovative ideas, develop the new research area energetically, endeavor and undertake national technological tasks, make achievements with the agreement from the domestic and international peers and set up a strong innovative ability team.
Qualifications: The applicants under the age of 40 years old shall possess the PhD degree granted by prestigious overseas university and have at least three years research work experience; or possess the PhD degree in China and have at least five years teaching or research work experience. The applicants must be official staff or faculty at teaching or research position at prestigious overseas university or research institution before back to China. As the elites among the peers in certain field, the professionals shall have the potential of becoming leading figures in the future. The applicants generally are required to have no full-time position domestically, if not, the full-time job must be obtained in one year. Applicants are required to work more than three year at a full-time position domestically after joining the program. PhD students graduated in current year who have outstanding achievements or other applicants who have significant achievements can be recruited in exceptional cases, not limited by the age or work experience.
3. “CAS Pioneer Hundred Talents Program” Class C
Duties: Associate Professor/Professor; Applicants should master the international advanced academic thoughts and technologies, propose important innovative ideas, develop the new research area energetically, endeavor and undertake national technological tasks, make achievements with the agreement from the domestic and international peers and set up a strong innovative ability team.
Qualifications：Applicants shall possess a PhD degree and have studied or worked at overseas prestigious universities or institutions at least three years, outstanding applicants could not be limited by the age or work experience. The young professionals shall be elite in curtain area and have significant innovative achievements; also have strong potential of technological innovation and good teaming and collaboration ability; No more than five years after PhD graduation before apply.
Preferential Policies and Treatments
Awardees of “Thousand Talents Program”, “CAS Pioneer Hundred Talents Program” could be allowed to have sufficient research budget granted by government or Chinese Academy of Science: NCNST shall assistant the awardees in research funding, lab construction, team recruitment, and graduate student recruitment; Also NCNST offers the competitive compensation agreement wage, special talents subsidy, social insurance, housing public accumulation funds, housing subsidy, commercial medical insurance, good medical condition and other living benefits.; we also help the awardees to settle Beijing Hukou, children shall prioritize to the kindergarten, primary school and middle school near Zhongguancun area; and we offer one temporary housing near Zhongguancun.
The following documents need to be submitted for applications:
1.Personal resume (including primary achievements, contact information and bareheaded photo currently)
2.Three to five abstracts of representative publications
3.Three recommendation letters with references contact information.
4.Future research interests and plans
5.Relevant certifications (significant achievements certifications, employment certifications oversea or domestically, diplomas, awards, publications retrieval, patents, research projects hosted, etc.)
“CAS Pioneer Hundred Talents Program” Class B
Ms. Lili Zhang, Ms. Liping Li
Thousand Talents Program and “CAS Pioneer Hundred Talents Program” Class C
Ms. Lili Zhang, Ms. Liping Li
联 系 人：张丽丽、李利平，联系电话：010-82545536。