Shantou University, Department of Mathematics

833 21447Position ID: STU-LAP2023 [#21447]
Position Title: Postdocs, Lecturers, Associate Professors, Professors
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Shantou, Guangdong 515063, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Mathematics, Statistics and related areas
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/11/05, listed until 2023/09/01)
Position Description:    

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Applications are invited for open-rank permanent and postdoctoral positions at the Department of Mathematics of Shantou University, to begin in 2023 (on a mutually agreed date). Applicants are required to have a PhD, and an established research record in mathematics or statistics. Duties include undergraduate and graduate teaching, independent research, and service. To be considered for permanent positions, applicants must be able to teach in Chinese.

The Department of Mathematics expects to have quite a few newly created permanent positions available in the coming years, due to university expansion. In addition, there will be several postdoctoral openings in every academic year.

Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research, and at least three letters of recommendation. Application materials and questions may be directed to: Prof. Jian LI at

Shantou is a city of Guangdong Province in Southern China. It is located on the Pacific coast and the Tropic of Cancer. The city has an urban population of 2 million (5 million in the area) and is well-connected to the rest of China by highway and high-speed railway. It also has an international airport that serves all over China and major cities in East and Southeast Asia.

Shantou University is established in 1981. The Department of Mathematics enrolled its first students in 1984. Currently, the university has a student population of 20,000. There are 38 faculty members, 5 postdocs, 480 undergraduate students (mathematics or statistics major), 120 master students and 36 doctoral students, in the math department. The research areas of faculty members include algebraic geometry, algebraic groups, number theory, complex analysis and harmonic analysis, PDEs, geometric analysis, complex geometry, algebraic and geometric topology, representation theory, dynamic systems, ergodic theory, numerical analysis, wavelets and frames, operational research, probability and statistics, data science, image processing etc.

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Contact: Prof. Jian LI, +86 754 86502029, +86 754 82902029 (fax)
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Department of Mathematics
Shantou University
Shantou, Guangdong 515063
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