Sun Yat-sen University, School of Science

Position ID: 2994-ASSOCPROF1 [#20373]
Position Title: Associate Professor of Physics
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Shenzhen, Guangdong Shenzhen, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Accelerator Physics and Technology, Plasma Physics, Particle Physics Theory and Experiment, Nuclear Detectors and Nuclear Electronics, Medical Physics
Application Deadline: 2023/07/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/08/10, finished 2024/01/06, listed until 2023/07/01)
Position Description:    

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Introduction of School of Science

The School of Science was established in February 2021. Given Sun Yat-sen University's strategic goal of building a world-class university, the School has formed a college culture of "combining morality and talent as well as and uniting knowledge and action".

The School of Science will focus on the key disciplines such as particle physics and nuclear physics, plasma physics and applied mathematics, and support the construction of large scientific installations such as the Gamma Photon Collider and Comprehensive Particle Facility. The school will play an important role in serving the major national strategic needs and the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, and providing support for the discipline layout and development of the Shenzhen campus.

In order to gather talents from all over the world and build a first-class team, we sincerely invite worldwide outstanding scholars to join the School of Science of Sun Yat-sen University.

Discipline Orientation of Recruitment

1.      Basic Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Computational Mathematics, Statistics and other related majors;

2.      Accelerator Physics and Technology: majors related to accelerator such as accelerator beam physics, magnets, vacuum, machinery, radiation protection;

3.      Plasma Physics: majors related to laser plasma such as high-field laser technology, plasma acceleration, new strong radiation sources, superconducting super-intensity laser technology;

4.      Particle Physics Theory and Experiment: majors related to particle physics such as theoretical physics, particle physics experimental data analysis, imaging and data acquisition software design;

5.       Nuclear Detectors and Nuclear Electronics: majors related to nuclear detectors and nuclear electronics such as particle physics detectors, new detector technologies, nuclear electronics;

6.       Medical Physics: nuclear medicine diagnosis and treatment, radiation dose calculation and detection and other related majors.

Recruitment Positions and Conditions

1.     Hundred Talents Plan to introduce talents

1)     Leading Talents: Engage in research work with major innovations, development prospects, and key common technologies, and achieve landmark results with important innovations and major impacts. Have important influence at home country and abroad, or any other comparable academic status and academic level. Aged less than 50.

2)     Young and Middle-aged Outstanding Talents: Have particularly excellent scientific research and technological innovation potential. Research direction has important innovation prospects. Professional achievements and scientific research achievements are recognized at home country and abroad. Major in Science or Engineering. Aged less than 40.

3)     Young Academic Backbone: Have active innovative thinking, strong innovation ability, outstanding development potential, and have high-level and innovative professional achievements. Major in Science or Engineering. Aged less than 35.

4)     Excellent Young Talents: Have good educational and scientific research background. Have active innovative thinking and good development potential. Have obtained the highest level of education degree within the past 3 years. Aged less than 35.

2.     Full-time Researchers

1)     Specially-appointed Researchers: Talents with post-doctoral, lecturer or assistant professor work experience in domestic and foreign universities or research institutions. Should have at least 3 representative achievements in principle, but researchers with particularly outstanding achievements will also be considered. Applicants with experience in hosting or participating in projects at or above the provincial level are preferred. Aged less than 38.

2)     Specially-appointed Associate Researchers: Have experienced rigorous academic training in domestic and foreign universities or research institutions, and have great academic potential. Should have at least 2 representative achievements in principle, but researchers with particularly outstanding achievements will also be considered. Aged less than 38.

3)     Postdoctoral Researchers: Outstanding doctors with a high academic level and strong scientific research ability at home country and abroad. Have obtained a doctorate within the past 3 years. Aged less than 38.

Hiring Process

1.     Applicant registration: The applicant should contact Ms. Pei (see contact details below) and submit application materials to the School of Science as required.

2.     College review and interview: The talent introduction team of the college conducts a comprehensive evaluation and review of the applicants. The selected talents are reported to the school for approval.

3.     The school approves related materials of applicants.

4.     The school appoints applicants who are qualified.

5.     Applicants receive job offer, register and sign the employment contract. 

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
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School of Science, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangming District, Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province