Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in related discipline. The successful candidate is expected to have previous experience in related research. All successful candidates will be entrepreneurial academics who show enthusiasm for collaborating with colleagues, and contribute actively to the School through teaching, scholarship, and service activities. Teaching may be at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and all teachings are in English. Scholarly activities including research, productive service including committee work, and student advisement will be required. Fluent English speakers who can work in a Chinese-speaking environment are highly preferred.
About the University
The Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen (HIT, Shenzhen) is one unique and vibrant arms of HIT, a prestigious research university in China which belongs to the select group of universities that have been granted the most important international quality accreditations in its field and also received substantial support from both central and local Governments. Having started as Graduate school in 2002, HIT Shenzhen now has 7 research schools, 3000 graduate students on campus. In 2014 HIT Shenzhen gained approval from ministry of education, China as a fully fledged university to run both undergraduate and postgraduate programs, and the number of students on campus will increase to 9000.
More than half of the faculty members have USA & European educational background and more than half of the course are taught in English, and gradually English will become the official language of the university. Currently this practice has endured a number of international students into our fold. Located in the beautiful metropolitan Shenzhen city with peaceful and rich cultural setting, HIT Shenzhen has become a home of many outstanding professors and researchers worldwide, by offering them with a thriving intellectual climate and extraordinary opportunities for multi-disciplinary interaction and ground-breaking collaborative research locally and worldwide. We are looking for ambitious talent and world famous scholars to join the new, dynamic and innovative university. Aspiring and high-caliber individual are especially welcome to apply for the prestigious position under the Recruitment Program of Global Experts in China.
Salary and Benefits
HIT Shenzhen offers a highly competitive compensation and benefits package. Salary and rank will commensurate with qualifications and experience.