Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Geophysics


  • Location: Shenzhen - China
  • Salary: Not specified
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Placed on: 9th November 2017
  • Expires: 9th January 2018

The department of Earth and Space Sciences at the Southern University of Science and Technology of China (SUSTech) invites applications for a tenure-track (or tenured) faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Applicants must have earned doctoral degrees in Geophysics 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. This position will remain open until filled. 

SUSTech is a young university at Shenzhen, China (next to Hong Kong) since 2011 which is set to become a world-leading research university, to lead the higher education reform in China, to serve the needs of innovation-oriented national development and the needs of building Shenzhen into a modern, international and innovative metropolitan. This position is created with a significant development to establish a vigorous research program in Earth and Space Sciences at SUSTech to serve the national call for China’s important role in this field.

To apply send a cover letter, complete vitae with list of publications, and three names of references to http://talent.sustc.edu.cn/cn/,or to Dr.Xiaofei Chen, Chair Professor at Department of Earth and Space Sciences, Southern University of Science and Technology, No 1088, Xueyuan Rd., Xili, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China 518055.

Application Process

To apply to join our team, please click the apply link below and provide the following documents:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • PhD certificate
  • Five published articles (Within the last five years)
  • Executive summary of academic achievements & proposed research or work plan (1000 words)
  • Letter of recommendation and the names and email addresses of 3 referees (university professors)