Harbin Engineering University, College of Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 1681-OPENRANK1 [#21792]
Position Title: Visiting Professor/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor
Position Type: Open Rank
Position Location: Harbin, Heilongjiang, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Data Sciences and Artificial intelligence
Application Deadline: none (posted 2022/12/12)
Position Description:    


The College of Mathematical Sciences of Harbin Engineering University invites applications for multiple full-time open-rank positions in areas of Data Sciences and Artificial intelligence that will begin in Fall 2023 (or on a mutually agreed date). 

These include visiting positions, tenure-track positions, tenured positions, and positions for distinguished professorship. 

The Group of Uncertainty Artificial Intelligence is one of the core branches of the College of Mathematical Sciences, Harbin Engineering University, focusing on the fundamental theory and methods of data sciences and artificial intelligence, especially those related to uncertainty theory and methods. The faculty members have been working on statistics learning, granular computing and knowledge discovery, machine learning, deep learning, and specifically interpretable artificial intelligence. Many innovative contributions have been achieved in theory, methodology, and applications, including high-level papers and patents.


Candidates in areas including but not limited to those listed above are encouraged to apply.

Welcome insightful PhDs to join our Group. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Responsibilities for these positions include mathematical research, undergraduate and graduate teaching (1+1), and departmental and university service.

At the time of appointment, candidates are required to have a PhD degree in Statistics/Mathematics or a closely related field. The candidates are also expected to have demonstrated an excellent research track record and a solid teaching commitment.

We will provide the following:

Highly competitive annual salary. Depending on rank and experience, starting salary is generally higher than the average university in mainland China. In addition to the basic salary, an annual bonus will also be offered. 

A generous package of start-up funds and allowance. Depending on the rank of positions, the agreement on the start-up funds and allowance is on a case-by-case basis.

Housing. Successful candidates will be eligible to apply for subsidized apartments.

Applications should include the following:

  • A cover letter.
  • A curriculum vitae.
  • A statement of research.
  • At least three letters of recommendation.

Application materials and questions may be directed to Dr. Chao Qin at maths@hrbeu.edu.cn.

Screening of applicants starts on Jan. 1, 2023, and will continue until positions are filled.


Harbin Engineering University, founded in 1953, is located in Harbin, ice city. The College of Mathematical Sciences at HEU was newly established in 2019. Shortly after, the College of Mathematical Sciences was already recognized as one of the university's fastest-growing and most distinguished units. With over 65 faculty members representing a broad range of fields of pioneer research, including Algebra, Topology, PDEs, Dynamic Systems, Mathematical Biology, Computational Mathematics, and Data Sciences, etc. For more information about the College, please visit http://math.hrbeu.edu.cn/.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
College of Mathematics Science,
Harbin Engineering University,
145 Nantong St. Nangang Dr Harbin
Heilongjiang 150001