Harbin Institute of Technology, School of Mathematics

Position ID: 3021-GEOAI [#23706, 2023general]
Position Title: tenure track Assistant / Associate / Full Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Harbin, Heilongjiang 150001, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Geophysics and Artificial Intelligence
Application Deadline: none (posted 2023/10/31)
Position Description:    

* this map is a best-effort approximation. Open in Google Maps directly.

The Center of Geophysics and Artificial Intelligence at the Department of Mathematics, Harbin Institute of Technology (China), is seeking talents with exceptional skills to expand the scope of our research. The Center was founded in 2016 and has since then grown into an important research center for mathematical geophysics and artificial intelligence (AI). You will work among a sizeable group of young and motivated researchers. We highly encourage international young researchers to apply.

The department offers positions of different levels: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Full Professor. All positions are limited to 6 years with the possibility to apply for promotion / tenure once per year. You are expected to undergo your own research projects as well as establish collaborative research projects within the department. Actively acquiring third-party funding is highly encouraged and will have a positive effect on the yearly salary. You will also hold your own Bachelor and Master level lectures as part of the position. The salary and starting funding offered is shown in the following table, where the exact offer will be decided based on the individual qualification.

  Assistant Professor  
 Associate Professor  
  Full Professor 
    310.000 - 350.000 RMB    
500.000 RMB upwards
 800.000 RMB upwards
Starting Fund  
100.000 RMB
    500.000 - 1.500.000 RMB    
    1.000.000 - 3.000.000 RMB    

For highly qualified senior researchers, we also offer a part-time position as Chair Professor with a salary of 100.000 RMB per month. For this position, you are required to spend at least two months per year at the university.

Harbin Institute of Technology has built a new apartment complex near the campus in which a flat can be rented or bought to very favorable conditions. For applicants with families there is an on-campus school. We also offer support in finding suitable job opportunities for your spouse. Furthermore, for international applicants we provide extensive support during the application, Visa, and moving process.

The applicant should bring the following qualifications:
  • PhD in Mathematics or a related subject (graduation within the last 3 years for Assistant Professor),
  • Research and publication experience in their research field,
  • 2 years of Post-Doc experience (not required for Assistant Professor),
  • No older than 35 years for Associate Professor and 30 years for Assistant Professor,
  • No Chinese language skills required.
For a first informal application, please upload your CV and a Cover Letter in the system. In your Cover Letter you should mention your preferred position level and salary expectations. After a quick pre-evaluation we will contact you as soon as possible and initialize the formal application process.

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:
email address

Room TIB K1344
School of Mathematics, Harbin Institute of Technology