Department Chair for School of Public Health and Emergency Management


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

Global Recruitment of Excellent Talents for School of Public Health and Emergency Management

Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is an innovation-oriented university in Shenzhen, China. The newly established SUSTech School of Public Health and Emergency Management is committed to cultivating talents with both theoretical knowledge and practical ability in prophylactic medicine, providing important talent and intellectual support for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area, China and the world in responding to health challenges and public emergency management. We are now recruiting high-level talents at home and abroad. 

Job Opening

Department Chair with research in any of the following fields:

Global Health, Big Data in Healthcare, Artificial Intelligence for Public Health Information and Disease Early Warning, Public Health Emergency Management, Chronic Disease Prevention and Smart Health Management, Public Health Genomics, Public Health Microbiology and Immunology, Prevention and Control of Infectious and Emerging Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Health Policy and Management, Environmental Health, Nutrition and Healthy Aging, etc.

Job Category and Qualifications

  1. For Department Chair: overseas candidates shall be Associate Professors or above; domestic candidates shall be senior professional level, with priority given to national talent programs winners.
  2. With strong sense of responsibility, pioneering spirit, innovation-oriented and teamwork spirit, good academic research ethics, and integrity.

Remuneration Packages

SUSTech will offer competitive remuneration packages based on the candidates’ competence and job qualifications.

Required Materials:

  1. A detailed CV, copies of academic certificates and diploma;
  2. Five letters of recommendation and detailed contact information for professor and associate professor positions, three letters of recommendation and detailed contact information for assistant professor application;
  3. A list of research funding, publications and other achievements in the past five years;
  4. Certificate of appointment.

How to Apply

Please submit your CV and application via email. After passing the preliminary review, you will be informed of the interview.  

Contact Information  

Address: Southern University of Science and Technology, 1088 Xueyuan Avenue, Shenzhen, Guangdong province, P.R. China. Zip code: 518055.  

Contact:  hr.sph@sustech.edu.cn and cc zhub6@sustech.edu.cn (please specify your email subject as “name + Recruitment of SUSTech School of Public Health and Emergency Management”) 

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)