ShanghaiTech University

Tenure-Track/Tenured Faculty Position in the School of Biomedical Engineering

ShanghaiTech University

ShanghaiTech University invites a highly-qualified candidate to fill either a multiple tenure-track/tenured faculty position as core founding faculty team in the newly established School of Biomedical Engineering (BME). We seek candidates with exceptional academic records or demonstrated strong potentials in all cutting-edge research areas of Biomedical Engineering. The candidate must be fluent in English. Internationalized and overseas academic training or background is highly desired. 

ShanghaiTech is founded, aiming to be a world-class research university, for training future generations of scientists, entrepreneurs, and technical leaders. Boasting a new modern campus in Zhangjiang High-tech Park of cosmopolitan Shanghai, ShanghaiTech shall trail-blaze a new education system in China. Besides establishing and maintaining a world-class research profile, faculty candidates are also expected to contribute substantially to both graduate and undergraduate education.   

Academic Disciplines: 

Candidates in all areas of Biomedical Engineering shall be considered. Our recruitment focuses, but is not limited to: Medical Imaging and Informatics (i.e., MR, CT, PET, Radiotherapy), Intelligent Medicine (using Artificial Intelligence, and Big Data), and Smart Biomedical Instruments (i.e., Wearable Device and Medical Robotics). 

Compensation and Benefits: 

Salary and startup funds are highly competitive, commensurate with experience and academic accomplishment. We also offer a comprehensive benefit package to employees and eligible dependents, including on-campus housing. All regular ShanghaiTech faculty members will join its new tenure-track system in accordance with international practice for progress evaluation and promotion.  


  • Strong research productivity and demonstrated potentials;
  • Ph.D. (Biomedical Engineering, Medical Imaging, Medical Physics, Biomedical Image Analysis, Artificial Intelligence, Medical Robotics, or related field); 
  • Ideally a minimum relevant (including PhD) research experience of 4 years. 


Submit (in English, PDF version) a cover letter, a 2-page research plan, a CV plus copies of 3 most significant publications, and names of three referees to: