Tenure-track/Tenured Senior Position in Biomedical Engineering


  • Location: Shenzhen - China
  • Salary: Not specified
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent, Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Placed on: 28th October 2021
  • Expires: 27th December 2021

The Department of Biomedical Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech), seeks outstanding applicants for full-time tenure-track/tenured faculty positions. Positions are available for senior-level applicants. Exceptional candidates in any areas are welcome to apply.  Our current areas of focus are in mechanomedicine, biomedical/medical imaging, bioMEMS, regenerative medicine, wearable devices/wireless monitoring, and biomedical data science. We seek faculty members who can contribute to the excellence and diversity of our academic community. A globally competitive start-up package will be provided to successful candidates. Applicants must possess a Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering or relevant fields, demonstrated excellent research contributions, and teaching ability. 

All applicants should submit the following documents to bmehr@sustech.edu.cn in a single (merged) PDF document: (1) Curriculum Vitae, (2) a Statement of Research and Teaching Interests, (3) up to three representative publications, and (4) 3 letters of recommendation with contact information. 

SUSTech is a research university that ranks 9th in mainland China (Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2020). Established in 2012, SUSTech is a public institution funded by the City of Shenzhen. SUSTech is the first academic institution resulting from the national Chinese Higher Educational Reform. The University’s mission is to become a global institution that is recognized for its academic excellence, innovation, and entrepreneurship. The University promotes bilingual education, with lectures and academic seminars conducted in both English and Mandarin. SUSTech is determined to cultivate a place where global talents could share their ideas and develop their skills to better contribute to the local and global society. The city of Shenzhen is a modern metropolis, with some of the world’s largest technology giants based here. Shenzhen has been ranked the No.1 most livable city in China (Chinese Cities Livability Development Index Report 2017), with world’s top restaurants, efficient transportation, extensive green spaces, and excellent air quality.

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)