Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor in Geodesy


  • Location: Shenzhen - China
  • Salary: Not specified
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent, Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Placed on: 16th November 2020
  • Expires: 1st December 2020

The department of Earth and Space Sciences (ESS) at Southern University of Science and Technology of China (SUSTech) invites applications for tenure-track (or tenured) faculty position(s). The applicant must have earned a doctoral degree in Geophysics,Structure Geology,Geodesy,Space Physics,Planetary Science or closely related fields. The successful applicant will be expected to establish a robust, externally funded research program and demonstrate strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching, student mentoring, and professional services.  The position(s) will remain open until filled. For more other information about ESS, please go to the website https://ess.sustech.edu.cn/.  

SUSTech is a public university founded in Shenzhen, China.  It is intended to be a top-tier international university that excels in interdisciplinary research, nurturing innovative talents and delivering new knowledge to the world. SUSTech was born in 2011 with a mission to reform higher education in China. Since then, it has been widely regarded as a pioneer and innovator in collectively moving China's higher education forward to match China's ever-growing role in the international arena. Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship are the three pillars for SUSTech to stand out with distinctive characteristics.

To apply, please submit an e-mail application that includes a cover letter, a CV with a full list of publications, a research statement, a teaching statement and contact information for three references to Prof. Xiaofei Chen at  chenxf@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)