Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Cell Biology

Location: Shenzhen - China
Salary: Competitive
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent, Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed on: 1st February 2019
Expires: 31st March 2019

Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is fast becoming one of the leading research universities in China. The Department of Biology of SUSTech was established in 2012 and currently has a diverse group of 41 faculty members. With an ambitious goal to build a world-class center for biomedical research and education with high quality, we are actively recruiting a faculty member at the rank of assistant professor, associate professor or full professor level in Cell Biology.

For more details about Department of Biology, please visit the website:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to the “Thousand Talents Program” or the “Youth Thousand Talents Program” with assistance from SUSTC. Please visit the website below for more information. (the “Thousand Talents Program”) (the “Youth Thousand Talents Program”)

The appointee will be required to:

  1. Develop curricula, teach undergraduate students and graduate students, and mentor post-doctorate fellows;
  2. Build up a vigorous research program, conduct cutting-edge research in important areas of biology, and publish papers in high profile journals; and
  3. Contribute to departmental administration.

Applicants should have (i) a doctoral degree in the field of Biology or related disciplines; (ii) excellent postdoctoral training records in top institutes or labs; (iii) an excellent publication track record in peer-reviewed international journals; (iv) able to work in a team and with other members in the university.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. An international competitive start-up package will be offered.

Please submit application to

  1. Curriculum vitae, including full publication list
  2. Research interests and a statement of research plan
  3. Teaching interests
  4. Copies of three representative publications
  5. Three reference letters

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)