The Department of Ocean Science and Engineering at the Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) invites applications for tenure-track (or tenured) faculty positions at the ranks of Assistant, Associate, and Full Professors. Applicants must have earned doctoral degrees in marine geophysics/geology, physical oceanography, biological oceanography and ocean engineering or closely related fields. Successful applicants will be expected to establish a robust, externally funded research program and demonstrate strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching, student mentoring, and professional services. These positions are created with a significant development to establish a vigorous research program in oceanography at SUSTech to serve the national call for China’s important role in deep sea research and resource-oriented exploration in the world oceans. These positions will remain open until filled.
SUSTech is a young university (established in 2011)in Shenzhen, China (next to Hong Kong),which is set to become a world-leading research university and to lead the higher education reform in China. It also will serve the needs of innovation-oriented national development and the needs of building Shenzhen into a modern, international and innovative metropolitan.
To apply, please send a cover letter, complete vitae with list of publications, and three names of references to email@example.com, or to Dr. Y. John Chen, Chair Professor and chair of the Department of Ocean Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, No 1088, Xueyuan Rd., Xili, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China 518055.