Teacher in Product Design/ Landscape Architecture/ Industrial Design

Shanghai (CN)
12 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Recruiter: East China University of Science and Technology
Location: Shanghai (SHH) 
Academic Discipline: Product Design/ Landscape Architecture/ Industrial Design/ Environment Design/ Visual Communication Design/ Digital media art
Hours: Full Time 
Job title: Teacher position
Department: School of Art Design and Media
Deadline: no deadline
Start date: upon agreement 


East China University of Science and Technology is a key university of Ministry of Education, the School of Art Design and Media (SADM) is one of the colleges which have distinct characteristics of education.

The School of Art Design and Media contained the Department of Industrial Design, the Department of Art Design, the Department of Digital Media and the Department of Landscape Architecture and established the Institute of Art and Design, the Institute of Advertising and Brand Culture, the Institute of Housing and Urban Culture, the Institute of Tourism and Convention and the Institute of Integrated Innovation and System Design .The college set up six undergraduate majors in Industrial Design, Product Design, Visual Communication Design, Environmental Design, Landscape Architecture Design and Digital Media Art Design. Also has four master's degree points in Design Studies, Engineering of Industrial Design, Design of Art and Landscape Planning and Design along with the Doctoral Degree point of Industrial Design. The college now has completed a system of undergraduate and graduate education across the study of Engineering and Art.

The School of Art Design and Media is now seated in Cumulus (the International Association of Universities and Colleges of Art, Design and Media) and awarded by Red Dot Prize and IF Prize for several times in recent years. The School is one of the project platforms of "Shanghai Type IV Peak Plateau Disciplines of Design”, leading the direction of products and brand innovation design.

There are more than 80 teachers and more than 800 undergraduate students in the school, along with more than 200 master and doctoral students.  

Product Design and Industrial Design share the resources of teaching and complement each other's advantages. Product Design is dedicated to cultivate students with the basic, essential and systematic professional theories and skills, and with new knowledge on science and technology development, artistic rule art trend, fashion, folk custom, factors such as sustainable development. Based on the concept of “people oriented”, the talents should know well the knowledge about results of science and technology, society, economics, cultural, aesthetics. In addition, they master the ability of integrating the knowledge of products and service and then transforming into innovation. The subject also focus on training the deep artistic accomplishment and the knowledge of science; its graduates can take jobs of industrial product design, R&D, training and management, as well as packing design, exhibition design, publicity planning and marketing.

Incumbent Requirements:

  • Doctor degree in related fields, preferably graduated from foreign top universities.
  • Having research experience; those who participated in international joint research project and National key research projects are preferred.
  • Scholars with innovative visions for disciplinary building and the scientific research in  their fields, capacity of leading national-level key projects, organizing innovative research endeavors and producing first-class results, and have good teamwork ability.
  • Published high level academic papers in the field of design.

We offer:

The University will provide very competitive salaries and working conditions for recruited candidates. The details of the benefits will be discussed individually depending on the academic background of the candidates. 


  • Undertake the teaching work based on the position description; take part in curriculum construction, teaching reform, class mentor and other teaching related work.
  • Complete the scientific research work based on the position description
  • Other work arranged by the University and the School.

How to apply: 

Please send the application (including CV, short statement of research background/interests) by e-application below.

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