Department of Mathematics, Shantou University

833 10776Position ID: STU-LAP2018 [#10776]
Position Title: Postdocs, Lecturers, Associate Professor, Professors
Position Location: Shantou, Guangdong 515063, China [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics and related areas
Application Deadline: (posted 2017/09/18, listed until 2018/09/18)
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 2018 (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 next five years. 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 two letters of recommendation. Application materials and questions may be directed to: Prof. Fei Xu 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 1.5 million, and is well-connected to the rest of China by highway, high-speed railway and air.

Shantou University is established in 1981. The Department of Mathematics enrolled its first students in 1984. Currently, the university has a student population close to 10,000. There are 27 faculty members, 5 postdocs, 224 undergraduate students, 61 master students and 15 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, general and algebraic topology, representation theory, wavelet analysis, applied mathematics, dynamic systems, ergodic theory, operational research, probability and statistics, image processing etc.

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