Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professorship in AI


  • Location: Shenzhen - China
  • Salary: Not specified
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent, Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Placed on: 4th June 2019
  • Expires: 3rd July 2019

The Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering now invites applications for the faculty position in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. It is seeking to appoint a number of tenured or tenure track positions in all ranks.

Candidates with research interests in all mainstream fields of electrical and electronic engineering will be considered, including but not limited to AI. The position is full time. SUSTech adopts the tenure track system, which offers the recruited faculty members a clearly defined career path.

Candidates should have demonstrated excellence in research and a strong commitment to teaching. A doctoral degree is required at the time of appointment. Candidates for senior positions must have an established record of research, and a track-record in securing external funding as PI. As a State-level innovative city, it is home to some of China’s most successful high-tech companies, such as Huawei and Tencent. We also emphasize entrepreneurship in our department with good initial support. Candidates with entrepreneur experience is encouraged to apply as well.

To apply, please send curriculum vitae, description of research interests and statement on teaching to eehire@sustech.edu.cn. SUSTech offers internationally competitive salaries, fringe benefits including medical insurance, retirement and housing subsidy, which are among the best in China. Salary and rank will commensurate with qualifications and experience.

More information can be found at http://talent.sustech.edu.cn/en and http://eee.sustech.edu.cn/en. The search will continue until the position is filled.

For informal discussion about the above posts, please contact Chair Professor Xiao Wei SUN, Head of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, by phone 86-755-88018558 or email: sunxw@sustech.edu.cn.

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)