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College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/ Professor in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering


The history of College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering can be traced back to 1908, the foundation of analytical chemistry courses. On the basis of the previous work accumulated by several generations of HNU chemists, the Chemistry discipline of HNU now deserves its world-wide reputation, as it is ranked by Nature Index system as No. 33 internationally and No.9 domestically, and enters the 1% of ESI. The discipline of "Analytical Chemistry" is evaluated as the "State Key" discipline. Furthermore, the college holds a series of research centres, such as the State Key Laboratory of Chemo/Bio-Sensing and Chemometrics, the Engineering Centre for Advanced Catalysis of the Ministry of Education, and the Provincial Key Laboratory for Bio-Nanotechnology and Molecular Engineering. Currently, the faculty contains 161 staffs in total, including 3 CAS members, 3 “Thousand Talent Plan” Professors, 4 winners of "National Natural Science Foundation of China for Outstanding Young Scientist".

 Available Position

  • Position type: full professor, associate professor or assistant professor 
  • Discipline: Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Technology

Requirements

  • Obtained a PhD degree from an internationally renowned university.
  • The applicants shall have established a successful scientific career in their own field and/or shall hold great potentials in the field of chemistry, chemical engineering or related disciplines.

Compensation and Benefits:

1. Thousand Talents Plan-Youth Program Scholars

  1. Employed as full-time professor and PhD supervisor (the number of doctoral recruiting will be listed separately);
  2. Receive an annual salary of RMB 450,000+; Eligible to receive rewards for academic achievements in accordance to the relevant policies of the university;
  3. Receive settlement allowance of RMB 1,450,000 (after tax, including state aid and Changsha municipal subsidy); Have access to two years’ transitional apartment and rent allowance;
  4. Receive research funding of RMB 4,000,000 - 6,000,000 (including state aid); Provided with offices and laboratories; Those recruiting team members and postdoctoral candidates will be given priority (full-time post-doctoral candidates will receive financial support of RMB 120,000/person/year); For exceptionally outstanding talents, the support specifications can be negotiated;
  5. Receive research funding according to relevant talent recruitment policies of Hunan province;
  6. Spouse can be employed by the university if desired;
  7. Full university benefits and public insurance;
  8. Subsidiary nursery school, primary school and middle school, ranked top in the city;
  9. 3 months University semester vacation, summer vacation runs from July to August and winter vacation around Chinese New Year;

2. Youth Talent

  1. Payment: annual salary of about RMB 200,000 - 450,000; Eligible to receive rewards for academic achievements in accordance to relevant policies of the university; Those with high academic achievements will be able to apply for positions listed in the university’s “Yuelu Scholar Plan”, and receive corresponding allowance of RMB 60,000 /120,000/year;
  2. Settlement allowance: professor RMB 300,000/person; associate professor RMB 200,000/person; assistant professor RMB 150,000/person; Talents who are selected into “Hundred Talent Plan” of Hunan province will receive one-off living allowance of RMB 500,000/person (tax free);
  3. Research startup funding: Science and Engineering: professor RMB 1,000,000/person; associate professor RMB 500,000/person; assistant professor RMB 250,000/person; University will provide financial support for those supervising full-time post-doctoral candidates with RMB 120,000/person/year;
  4. Talents who are qualified as “1000 Talents Plan” for Young Professionals(passed the peer review process)will be employed as full-time professors and PhD supervisors (the number of doctoral recruiting will be listed separately), and receive corresponding allowance (including salary, settlement allowance and research startup funding), which does not contain the funding from state, local government and alumni;
  5. Full university benefits and public insurance;
  6. Subsidiary nursery school, primary school and middle school, ranked top in the city;
  7. 3 months University semester vacation, summer vacation runs from July to August and winter vacation around Chinese New Year.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Position Start Date: Available immediately.

How to apply:

  • A detailed updated C.V in MS Word or PDF version, including educational, research and professional experiences.
  • Three reference letters if there are available.

Online Application or Email Mr. Sun Linchuan at  hxjob@hnu.edu.cn and CC job@hnu.edu.cn.

More information about the college is available at  http://cc.hnu.cn/ As to some personnel information, please visit http://rsc.hnu.cn or contact Mrs. Xu Hui at job@hnu.edu.cn.

Contact Information:
Sun, Linchuan, College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Hunan University, 410082
Tel: 86-731-88822242
Email: hxjob@hnu.edu.cn  

Xu, Hui, Human Resources Department, Hunan University
Tel: 86-731-88822723
Email: job@hnu.edu.cn 


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