Professor in Bioengineering
Recruiter: East China University of Science and Technology
Location: Shanghai (SHH)
Academic Disciplin: Bioengineering
Job Type: Teaching and scientific research
Hours: Full Time
Job title: Professor
Department: School of Biotechnology
Deadline: no deadline
Start date: upon agreement
The School has completely Biochemistry Engineering and Fermentation Engineering with support of the State Key Laboratory of Bioreactor Engineering (SKLBE) and the National Engineering Center for Biotechnology (NECB). The major research fields include: Bioreactor Engineering; Biocatalysts and Enzyme Engineering; Cell Culture and Tissue Engineering; Marine Biotechnology; Biosystems Engineering; Agriculture and Energy Biotechnology; and Natural Products and Bioseparation Engineering. With upstream, middlestream, downstream biotechnology combing tightly, the integration of development of product and technology, enlargement of processing and equipment has been achieved. During the 8th, 9th, 10th，11th and 12th “five years development plan”, the School was ranked higher in research funding. The School has trained numbers of excellent professional people for country.
The discipline Bioengineering is a Shanghai Key Discipline. In 2015, it was granted the first doctoral degree of bioengineering in China. The school also set up doctoral degrees in two disciplines, including biochemistry, biochemistry and molecular biology, and master degree in food science and microbiology. Among them, the discipline of biochemistry is the key subject in the country. The first class of "chemical engineering and technology", which belongs to "chemical engineering and technology", is the first class of Shanghai Peak Discipline, and is listed first in the fourth round discipline ranking of the Ministry of education of China. Biology and biochemistry are ranked in the top 1% in the global ESI discipline.
In order to achieve the overall goal of the country’s construction plan of world-class universities and first-class disciplines and to promote the rapid development of bioengineering and biochemistry, the School needs elites who have capacity of leading national-level key projects, organizing innovative research endeavours and producing first-class results, and potentials for winning the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars (2~4) , Thousand Talent Program for Foreign Experts and being selected as Chang Jiang Scholars(2~4).
Applicants engaged in scientific researches and below the age of 40, shall possess a PhD degree granted by prestigious overseas universities, with formal teaching and researching positions in overseas prestigious universities, institutions or enterprises, who will be able to work full time in China. As the elites among the peers in certain field, the young professionals shall have the potential of becoming leading figures in the future, and major academic achievements recognized by domestic and foreign counterparts, innovative visions for disciplinary building and the scientific research in their fields. Applicants shall have capacity of leading national-level key projects, organizing innovative research endeavours and producing first-class results, and potentials for winning the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars，Thousand Talent Program for Foreign Experts and being selected as Chang Jiang Scholars.
Annual salary (pre-tax) 500,000 RMB, the Institute can provide additional subsidies accordingly. 1，600，000 RMB housing allowance (including national and Shanghai living allowance) . Working conditions, living welfare, insurances, welfare benefits and various allowances as prescribed by relevant national regulations will be provided. Provide sufficient office lab space, giving priority to the establishment of scientific research team, and doctoral or master enrollment targets should be policy-oriented. Assist in spouses' job and children's enrollment.
1. Winning the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, Thousand Talent Program for Foreign Experts and being selected as Chang Jiang Scholars.
2. Leading 2~3 national-level scientific research projects
3. Teaching 2 professional required course for undergraduate and graduate curriculum
4. As the elites among the peers in certain field, and have major academic achievements recognized by domestic and foreign counterparts, innovative visions for disciplinary building and the scientific research in their fields.
How to apply:
Please send the application (including CV, short statement of research background/interests) by e-application below.
Department contact information:
Office tel: +86 021-64253019