Academic Position, French Department, Type A

Hangzhou, China
05 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
04 Aug 2020
Contract Type
Full Time


  1. He/she who holds this position should undertake a high-quality task of teaching.
  2. The applicant should have been engaged in research work in the fields of French literature, francophone literature, comparative literature, linguistics and traductology with extraordinary research capabilities. He /she should have published influential academic papers on SCI, SSCI or A&HCI journals in the past 5 years.
  3. Zhejiang University Hundred Talents Program (Humanities and Social Science) includes Type A and Type B.

Type A: The applicant should be engaged in a high-level research, participate in the formulation and execution of discipline development, facilitate international academic communication and research cooperation, increase the international influence, gradually form the advanced academic orientation of discipline, and enhance competitiveness of discipline.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  1. Type A: The applicant should hold associate professorship or assistant professorship in a prominent international university, and have a certain influence in domestic and international academia with active thoughts and rigorous learning spirit. He/she should have the ability to make certain influential achievements in some fields and should be able to teach in French.
  2. The applicant should work full-time at ZJU with rigorous learning spirit, fine morality, and in good health.


  1. ZJU will provide decent compensation.
  2. ZJU will provide the position of ZJU100 Young Professor, qualified to supervise doctoral students. Type A talents can apply for tenured professor or tenured associate-professor directly.
  3. Those qualified may apply for purchasing one of the apartments reserved for talents.
  4. After the application approved, a research start-up fund will be provided according to the difference of disciplines.


HR office: yyp@zju.edu.cn

Zhejiang University (ZJU) is one of China’s top higher education institutions, as well as one of its oldest. Located in Hangzhou – one of China’s most picturesque cities – ZJU currently ranks among the top three on Chinese mainland and at 54 in the QS World University Rankings.