Lecturer/Associate Professor/Full Professor, Mechatronic Engineering

Nanjing Agricultural University - College of Engineering

  • Location: Nanjing - China
  • Salary: ¥150,000 to ¥1,000,000
    £16,749.30 to £111,662 converted salary*
  • Hours: Full Time, Part Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Placed on: 3rd June 2019
  • Expires: 31st July 2019

The College of Engineering is situated in Pukou, Nanjing, which is one of the leading and initial engineering colleges in China. The College benefits from its multidisciplinary approach, with research covering a broad range of topics, and provides a framework to the research efforts, which are underpinned by research strengths in engineering areas. The integrated approach to engineering education brings together the key branches of engineering and draws upon research strengths in core disciplines. It has been at the forefront of developments, with an outstanding reputation in the field of agriculture engineering.

To date, it is comprised of 5 departments with 12 disciplines, offering a comprehensive range of research programmes (MSc, PhD), providing one post-doctoral research station and one key discipline doctoral base for agricultural engineering, 8 master’s programs in disciplines, one Jiangsu provincial laboratory of modern facility agricultural teleology & engineering. In addition, it also runs 12 undergraduate programs and has a strong track record of collaborating with industrial partners through both research and teaching activities as well. Some departments also collaborate on a number of national or internationally-significant joint research programmes.

Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Lecturing 1-2 key subjects to undergraduates and postgraduates
  • Developing and guiding research students
  • Manage research projects and, as appropriate, supervise student research projects
  • Development and planning of relevant subject areas, to support subject leaders to make important achievements in academic research
  • Follow the latest international and national trends in science and technology
  • Conducting research in theoretical and practical areas of specialty
  • Proactive in participating major national research projects, striving to achieve key academic achievements
  • Publish the outcomes of research in journals of international standing

Person Specification

  • A postgraduate degree in a relevant subject area
  • High academic potential; have achieved excellent research results
  • Applicants are willing to work for our university for at least 3-5 years
  • Experience of managing or working in a team within a university environment
  • Participated and delivered important publications to scientific research (national and international)
  • Ability to provide leadership in the latest advances in academic research (national and international)
  • Experience as a Research Leader/Research Assistant in important internationally-partnered research projects (desirable)

Compensation and Benefits (depending on level of appointment):

Full-time Position:

  • Salary Range: 500,000 – 1,000,000 RMB / year
  • Living: a flat larger than 100 m2, or living allowance of 1 million RMB.
  • Research Funding: according to specific requirements, providing funding at the start of a research worth no less than 1 million RMB.
  • Working Space: Space covers no less than 150 m2.
  • Help with spouse’s job allocation and children’s school entering.

Part-time Position:

  • Salary Range: 300,000 – 1,000,000 RMB / year, pay monthly according to working periods.
  • Living: provide a flat during the period of working.
  • Research Funding: according to specific requirements, providing funding at the start of a research worth no less than 1 million RMB.
  • Working Space: Research space covers no less than 100 m2.

Rookie Development Programme’s Position:

  • Position: Aimed at Associate Professors.
  • Salary Range: First contract lasts 3-5 years at 150,000 – 300,000 RMB / year
  • Living: Provide a “talent flat”; provide renting allowance of 2000 RMB / month before the flat is provided, or provide living allowance of 200,000 – 300,000 RMB on one go.
  • Research Funding: provide funding at the start of a research of 100,000 – 300,000 RMB.

Excellent Youth Lecturers Position:

  • Position: Aimed at lecturers.
  • Salary: benefits provided according to the position; salary is around 100,000 RMB.
  • Living: Provide a “youth flat”; provide renting allowance of 1500 RMB / month before the flat is provided, or provide living allowance of 100,000 – 200,000 RMB on one go.
  • Research Funding: provide funding at the start of a research of 50,000 – 100,000 RMB.

How to apply: Please email your application directly by clicking Apply below.

Telephone:
+86-25-58606661  Ms. Li
+86-25-58606554  Mr. Mao
Fax: +86-25-58606505
Email: gxyrcb@njau.edu.cn

Address:
HR Department, College of Engineering, Nanjing Agricultural University
40 Dianjiangtai Road, Pukou Qu,
Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province,
China

Applicants should clearly state the specific position you apply for, submit a softcopy of updated CV and provide supporting materials about academic achievements.

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)

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Professor Weimin Ding