Back to search results
Header Image

Research Assistant in Parallel Computing and Machine Learning, Prof. Rui Fan and Prof. Manolis Tsakiris's Labs

ShanghaiTech University - School of Information Science and Technology (SIST)

An excellent opportunity for a creative, adaptable and self-motivated individual, with excellent written and oral proficiency in English and fluent proficiency in Chinese, to serve in a research assistant position with two non-Chinese professors of international caliber working in the fields of parallel computing and machine learning.

The successful applicant will be tasked are as following.


  • Be point of contact and liaison between the faculty and government agencies, research institutions, and the university administration.
  • Assist in the management of research projects, including editing and revising of proposals, reports and presentations.
  • Manage research budget, including equipment procurement, travel, conferences, etc.
  • Support the English speaking faculty with written and oral translations between English and Chinese.

Graduate students are available to provide technical background to the applicant on the faculty’s research.


  • Proficiency in written and oral English.
  • Fluent Chinese speaker.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher. A degree in computer science, robotic, automation, computer engineer, electronic engineer, or related fields is preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience in the Chinese research and academic environment is preferred.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit (all in English) a cover letter, CV, copies of three representative works, and two letters of reference to: (cc, We provide a very competitive salary and benefits for this post.

Location: Shanghai - China
Salary: Internationally competitive salary
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 20th January 2019
Expires: 14th March 2019
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Show all jobs for ShanghaiTech University …
Advert information

Type / Role:

Subject Area(s):


Job tools

Browser Upgrade Recommended has been optimised for the latest browsers.

For the best user experience, we recommend viewing on one of the following:

Google Chrome Firefox Microsoft Edge