Officially approved to open on September 30th 2013 by China’s Ministry of Education, ShanghaiTech University is a small-scale research university jointly established by Shanghai Municipal Government and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), which located at Zhang-Jiang High-Tech Park in Shanghai, China. ShanghaiTech focuses on science and engineering with expected enrollment of 4,000 graduate and 2,000 undergraduate students.
School of Physical Science and Technology (SPST) has successfully recruited high caliber tenure-track faculties, graduate and undergraduates students, and is expected to have about 150 regular tenured and tenure-track faculty, 1,200 graduate and 750 undergraduate students. 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 will be expected to establish an independent research program. 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.
University will provide initial start-up fund and research lab space matching the research needs. Starting salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including health and retirement benefits as well as on campus housing renting at a reduced rate.
Applications should include curriculum vitae, a 3 page statement of research interests and the names of three individuals who can serve as references for the candidate. These materials should be sent to Ms. Zhou Qing, School of Physical Science and Technology, ShanghaiTech University, Building 8, 319 Yueyang Road, Shanghai 200031, China. Electronic submissions are strongly encouraged (email: SPST@shanghaitech.edu.cn).