School of Mathematics, Sun Yat-Sen University

Position ID: 1761-RASR1 [#12075]
Position Title: Research Associate or Senior Researcher
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Guangzhou, Guangdong 510275, China [map]
Application Deadline: 2019/03/30 (posted 2018/06/25, listed until 2019/03/15)
Position Description:    

The School of Mathematics of Sun Yat-sen University (Guangzhou south campus) invites applications for a number of 3-year positions of Research Associate or Senior Researcher (Non-Tenure-Track) in all areas of mathematics and statistics. Either positions is renewable up to another three years. There will be no teaching duties. Annual salaries, depending on the rank of the position, vary from CNY 190,000 until CNY 360,000 (i.e., approx. USD 27,500--52,000). Candidates with working experience are preferred. Precise information and requirements on the applicants can be found on the old webpage " ", even though a new webpage is still under construction.

There are also a number of 2-year or 3-year positions of postdocs. There is no teaching duty either. The annual salary is about CNY 200,000 in general. For exceptional cases, the annual salary may be up to CNY 300, 000. Candidates with fresh Ph.D. or with few-years working experiences are preferred.

To apply, candidates should send the curriculum vitae and the research statement to mathjobs, and arrange for at least three letters of recommendation sent directly to mathjobs. Please also specify either "Senior Researcher" or "Research Associate" on the cover letter. For more information, please feel free to contact with Ms. Minzhi Li at

About Sun Yat-sen University Sun Yat-sen University, originally known as Guangdong University, was founded in 1924 by Dr. SUN Yat-sen (also called SUN Zhongshan), a great democratic revolutionary leader of the 20th century. The University is located in Guangdong Province, an area close to Hong Kong and Macao. According to the Times Higher Education World University Ranking for 2010-2011, Sun Yat-sen University was ranked in the top 200 in the world. For more information, see

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Further Info:
School of Mathematics,
Sun Yat-sen University,
No. 135, Road Xingangxi, Haizhu, Guangzhou,
Guangdong, 510275, China

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