Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Full Professor in Plant Biology

  • Location: Shenzhen - China
  • Salary: Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Placed on: 3rd June 2019
  • Expires: 2nd July 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 now has a diverse group of 40 faculty members. With an ambitious goal to build a world-class center for biomedical research and education, we are actively recruiting faculty members at the ranks of the assistant professor, associate professor, and full professor in the following area:

  • Plant Biology

Please visit the website at for more information about the subject area. 

Faculty Positions in Biology

The appointee will be required to:

(a) Develop curricula, teach undergraduate students and graduate students, and mentor post-doctorate fellows;

(b) Build up a vigorous research program, conduct cutting-edge research in important areas of biology, and publish papers in high profile journals; and

(c) Contribute to departmental administration.

Applicants should have (i) a doctoral degree in the field of Biology or a related discipline; (ii) relevant experience in teaching and research; (iii) a good publication track record in peer-reviewed international journals; (iv) good team spirit and the ability to work with other members in the university. 

Remuneration and Conditions of Service

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. An internationally competitive start-up package will be offered.


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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)