Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, School of Mathematics and Statistics

2044 24193Position ID: 2044-AP [#24193]
Position Title: Associate professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Nanjing, Jiangsu 210044, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics
Application Deadline: 2024/04/23 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/01/15, listed until 2024/10/15)
Position Description:    

Job Description: 

The School of Mathematics and Statistics (SMS), Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST) invites applications for academic professional track faculty positions in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Applied statistics, Information and Computational Sciences.  We are looking for young scientists that are eager to play a committed role in all aspects of academic life, including research, teaching, and collaborations with other fields of science. 

Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST), formerly named Nanjing Institute of Meteorology, was established in 1960 and enjoys the reputation as “the cradle of meteorological talents in China”.  Co-constructed by the Jiangsu Provincial People’s Government, the Ministry of Education of China, the China Meteorological Administration (CMA) and the State Oceanic Administration, the university is now on the list of China’s national “Double First-rate” universities and disciplines and is also included in the provincial high-level universities in Jiangsu province. It is ranked #468 in 2023 based on the world university rankings(U.S.News.)According to Essential Science Indicators released by Clarivate Analytics in May, 2023, Mathematics first ranked top 1% worldwide.

There are 104 full-time faculty members, including 22 professors, 52 associate professors at SMS.  The faculty members’ research covers a broad range of areas, including scientific computing, algebra and number theory, differential equations and dynamic systems, statistics and data science, etc. More than 85% of our faculty members have extensive overseas study or work experience. SMS has Jiangsu Provincial Applied Mathematics Center, Jiangsu Provincial International Joint Laboratory, Jiangsu Provincial Statistical Research Base, Jiangsu Provincial Foreign Expert Studio. And SMS participates in the joint construction of the National Applied Mathematics Center. 

These multiple faculty positions are at the level of Post-doc, Lecturer, Associate Professor and Full Professor. The post is based in the modern city of Nanjing, the capital of Jiangsu province, with easy access to public transportation, international airports, convenient stores, hospitals etc.

Job Requirements:

We are seeking driven and collaborative applicants with the following qualifications:

1. a PhD in mathematics or a related discipline, preferably related to the described research area.

2. a track record of international publications in leading journals.

3. high potential for the acquisition of external research funds.

4. an affinity for applications of mathematics and multidisciplinary collaboration.

5. a committed role in (inter-)national activities in scientific and/or societal communities; and student supervision.


NUIST offers internationally competitive salaries. The welfare treatment will depend on market competitiveness and individual performance. It includes housing subsidies or accommodation costs, research start-up funds and settlement fees.

How to apply:

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae (including postal address, nationality, and age), teaching statement, publications list directly to Please write the subject of the mail as “Your Name + Major+ Job Title + Mathjobs” .

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Contact: Yao Wei
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219 Ningliu Road, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, 210004,China
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