SUSTech

Faculty Position in the Department of Mathematics

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Recruiter
SUSTech
Location
Shenzhen, China
Posted
Thursday, 21 October 2021
End of advertisement period
Friday, 21 January 2022
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Department of Mathematics invites applications and nominations for multiple tenured or tenure-track faculty positions (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor and Chair Professor) in all areas of Pure Mathematics, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Probability and Financial Mathematics, with an anticipated starting date of August 2023. 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 strong record of research and leadership in their research area. The language of instruction can be either Chinese or English. Salary and start-up fund are highly competitive and will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Regular faculty members (tenured and on tenure track) will be provided with generous housing subsidy.

To apply, please send curriculum vitae, description of research interests and statement on teaching to mathjobs.org. The teaching statement should include evidences of effective teaching. Candidates should also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation sent directly to mathjobs. Complete applications received before Nov. 30, 2020 will receive full consideration. Late applications will also be considered until the positions are filled.

Established in 2012, the Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is a public institution funded by the municipal government of Shenzhen, a special economic zone in China. Shenzhen, a major city located in Southern China and situated immediately north of Hong Kong, is the high-tech and manufacturing hub of China. A picturesque coastal city, Shenzhen is also a popular tourist destination and was named one of the world's 31 must-see tourist destinations in 2010 by The New York Times.

The Southern University of Science and Technology is a pioneer in higher education reform in China. The mission of the University is to become a globally recognized institution, emphasizing academic excellence, and promoting innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship. Set on five hundred acres of wooded landscape in the picturesque South Mountain area, the new campus offers an ideal environment for learning and research. The University currently has 800 faculty members in seven faculties: Faculty of Science, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Life and Health Science, Faculty of Business, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Faculty of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

The Department of Mathematics at SUSTech was founded in 2015 with the mission of conducting first-class research and mathematical education. The department offers bachelor, master and doctoral degrees. Current faculty members include two Chinese Academy of Sciences members, six National Talents Distinguished Scholars, and four Junior National Talents Distinguished Scholars. Almost all faculty members have had multiple years of teaching and research experience in top Universities outside of China, and with a large percentage of them held tenured positions in the West before joining SUSTech. Research interests of the faculty members cover a broad array of Mathematics including Pure Mathematics, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Probability and Financial Mathematics.

More information about the department can be found at math.sustech.edu.cn.

Visiting Assistant Professor Positions in the Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) invites applications for several Visiting Assistant Professor (VAP) positions in all areas of mathematics, commencing August 2022. Candidates should have a strong record and promise in research together with a commitment for excellence in teaching. A doctoral degree in mathematics or a closely related area is required at the time of appointment.

The VAP position is a three-year nontenure earning appointment. VAPs are expected to conduct vigorous research and perform quality teaching. The teaching load is the same as our regular tenure-track faculty members. VAPs affiliated with the newly founded SUSTech International Center for Mathematics will enjoy a reduced teaching load.

SUSTech offers highly competitive salaries, benefits, and startup packages. Qualified candidates may be also eligible for the Shenzhen municipal Peacock Talent Program which carries a substantial bonus.

Interested candidates should apply via mathjobs.org. Applications will be considered continuously until all positions are filled. Starting date can be negotiated.

The Department of Mathematics at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) was founded in 2015 with the mission of conducting first-class research and mathematical education. The department offers bachelor, master and doctoral degrees. Current fulltime faculty members include two Chinese Academy of Sciences members, six National Talents Distinguished Scholars, and four Junior National Talents Distinguished Scholars. Almost all faculty members have had multiple years of teaching and research experience in top universities outside of China, and with a large percentage of them held tenured positions in the West. Research interests of the faculty members cover a broad array of Mathematics including Pure Mathematics, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Probability and Financial Mathematics.

More information about the department can be found at math.sustech.edu.cn.

Postdoctoral Positions in the Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) invites applications for multiple postdoctoral positions in all areas of mathematics. Candidates should have a strong record and promise in research, and a commitment to excellence in teaching. A doctoral degree in mathematics or a closely related area is required at the time of appointment.

The postdoctoral position is a two-year appointment. Postdocs are expected to conduct vigorous research under the guidance of a tenure track faculty member in the department and assist with departmental teaching when needed. The teaching load is at most one course per year. Postdocs affiliated with the newly founded SUSTech International Center for Mathematics will enjoy a reduced teaching load.

SUSTech offers highly competitive salaries and benefits.

Interested candidates should contact potential faculty mentor directly. The professors’ information will be found via https://math.sustech.edu.cn/user/6.html?lang=en. Applications will be considered continuously until all positions are filled. Starting date can be negotiated.

The Department of Mathematics at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) was founded in 2015 with the mission of conducting first-class research and mathematical education. The department offers bachelor, master and doctoral degrees. Current faculty members include two Chinese Academy of Sciences members, six National Talents Distinguished Scholars, and four Junior National Talents Distinguished Scholars. Almost all faculty members have had multiple years of teaching and research experience in top universities outside of China, and with a large percentage of them held tenured positions in the West before joining SUSTech. Research interests of the faculty members cover a broad array of Mathematics including Pure Mathematics, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Probability and Financial Mathematics.

More information about the department can be found at math.sustech.edu.cn.

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