Hunan Logo
College of Electrical and Information Engineering

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/ Professor in Electrical and Information Engineering


After 40 years of development and construction, the College of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering in Hunan University has become a centre of research and education with nation-wide influence. The college hosts 6 academic departments: Computer Science and technology, Computer Engineering, Communication Engineering, Software Engineering, Information Engineering, and Cyberspace Security. The college also functions as the National Demonstrative College of Software Engineering and the College for State Secrets.

The college operates the National Super Computing Centre in Changsha and works as a member institute of national “2011 plan” platform for super-computing and national “111” platform for talents and innovations.

The college currently has over 150 full-time faculty members. Their researches cover a wide range of areas related to computer science and electronic engineering. The college has four provincial key laboratories focusing on “Embedded Network Computing”, “Trusted Systems and Networks”, “Big Data Research and Applications” and "Advanced Communication Technology ". The college also has the provincial "Data Analysis" Engineering Centre and MoE "Advanced Communication Technology" Key Laboratory in Hunan province.

Available Position: 

  • Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor in Electrical and Information Engineering
  • Research direction: Control Science and Engineering, Electronics Science and Technology, Instrumentation Science and Technology

Responsibilities and Requirements: 

  • Conduct full-time teaching and research in the disciplines of mechanical engineering, vehicle engineering, mechanics, power engineering, and the relevant disciplines. Those with multidisciplinary backgrounds with above disciplines are also welcomed.
  • Obtained a PhD degree from an internationally renowned university.
  • Fluent in English communication and scientific writing, non-Chinese applicant is encouraged to have basic Chinese communication skills.
  • Responsible for teaching at least one core course in the related major for undergraduate students and one basic course each year.

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 available.

Online Application or Email Ms. Zhang Furong at dqjob@hnu.edu.cn and CC job@hnu.edu.cn.

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

Contact Information:

Zhang, Furong, Electrical and Information Engineering, Hunan University, 410082
Tel: 86-731-88822213
Email: dqjob@hnu.edu.cn 

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


To learn more about working and living in China, please visit: www.jobs.ac.uk/careers-advice/country-profiles/china