Professor/Associate Professor/Lecturer in Hydraulic Engineering/Hydropower Engineering

Hohai University - College of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering

Hohai University has a long history and it is very reputed in the field of water science in China. The College of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering originates from the Departments of Hydropower, Hydraulic Structure, and Hydromelioration of the East China Institute of Hydraulic Engineering founded in 1952. In 2009, the College took the present name for the requirement of academic development.

The college includes two Departments: Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, and Agriculture Water Conservancy Engineering. Currently, the college specializes in research fields and specializations for the following areas: Hydraulic Structure Engineering, Hydraulics and River Dynamics, Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, Project Management of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering Construction, Agricultural Water and Soil Engineering, Agro-biological Environment and Energy-Source Engineering, Agricultural Water and Soil Conservation, and Soil Science.

Moreover, there is a Post-Doctoral work-station in Water Conservancy Engineering and Agriculture Engineering in the college. The Center of Safety Research of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering under the Ministry of Education, the Key Laboratory of Irrigation and Drainage with high efficiency for the South China and Agricultural Water and Soil Environment under the Ministry of Education, and the Engineering Technology Research Center of Geo-synthetics of Nanjing are annexed to the college as well. The college is also a main contributor to the State Key Laboratory of Hydrology-Water Resource and Hydraulic Engineering, and the National Engineering Research Center of Water Resource Efficient Utilization and Engineering Safety.

You are expected to carry out the teaching and research activities in the field of hydraulic and hydropower engineering, mainly including course teaching and supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate students, application for research funds, high-quality paper publication and some relevant tasks.

All candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Hydraulic Engineering, hydropower engineering or other related fields. The candidate is expected to demonstrate strong potential for effective teaching and promising research in the respective field.

The position comes with a competitive salary according to the special talent policy. The detailed salary and start-up research fund is negotiable. Family allowance and purchase subsidies will be granted. Outstanding scholars will be recommended as the candidate for One-Thousand-Talent Program, ChangJiang Scholarship, or National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientists.

Salary: The annual salary depends on the level of appointment

For the role of lecturer, an annual salary before tax ranges from RMB120,000 to 200,000+.
For the role of associate professor, an annual salary before tax ranges from RMB250,000 to 300,000+.
For the role of professor, an annual salary before tax ranges from RMB260,000 to 450,000+.

How to apply
The candidates need to provide:

- A comprehensive resume
- The list of Academic accomplishments, i.e., publications, peer-reviewed funding, etc.(If you have)

Please submit the documents directly to Ms. Chen Mei (Email:

For more information about this position, please also contact Ms. Chen Mei.

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