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Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor
Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School (Tsinghua SIGS)

Date Posted Sep. 7, 2021
Title Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor
University Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School (Tsinghua SIGS) More About This Institution...
Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
Department Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School (Tsinghua SIGS) More About This Department...
Application Deadline Sep. 15, 2021
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Material/Metallurgy
    Human Factors Engineering/Ergonomics
    Ecological and Environmental
    Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
    Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)
    Architectural (Building & Construction)
    Ocean Engineering
    Engineering - Other

【About the Forum】
The 2021 International Interdisciplinary Innovation Forum at Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School (SIGS) aims to provide a platform for academic exchange among scholars all over the world, promote interdisciplinary and academic innovation, and serve as an important platform for Tsinghua SIGS to attract talents. Tsinghua SIGS will continue to recruit global talents and strive towards becoming a world-class graduate school.

【About Tsinghua SIGS
Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School (Tsinghua SIGS) was launched in March 2019. As Tsinghua University’s sole campus located outside of Beijing. Tsinghua SIGS is a further expansion and integration of the Tsinghua Graduate School at Shenzhen (GSST) and the Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute (TBSI).

Our mission is to reshape graduate education as well as research and development to better serve local, national, regional, and global sustainable development. Tsinghua SIGS will nurture the next generations of global leaders, tackle global challenges through international collaborations, and facilitate interdisciplinary research and industrial partnerships.

【Tentative Forum Schedule】
Mid-October, 2021
Plenary Session
Sessions in "6+1" theme areas
(The Forum will be held online and on-site tentatively)

【"6+1" Theme Areas】

1)Materials Science: low-dimensional materials and devices, energy materials and devices, material design and computation, information functional materials and devices, and biomedical materials and devices.
2)Data Science and Information Technology: artificial intelligence, data science, robotics, IoT and Internet, transportation and logistics, photonics and circuit systems and advanced manufacturing
3)Biopharmaceutical and Health Engineering: health engineering, pharmaceutical engineering, vaccine engineering, and cell engineering.
4)Ocean Engineering: three main directions: deep sea engineering, coastal engineering and technology, and marine ecological environment; and five application areas: ocean engineering and physical oceans,marine equipment,marine energy,​marine information,marine Ecology and environment.
5)Future Human Habitats: Global Innovation Center on Design Thinking for Future Human Habitats, Future Urban Science and Supporting Technology System, Digital Architecture and Intelligent Construction, Innovation Center for Humanity Technology of Future Human Habitats
6)Environment and Ecology: urban environment and compound ecology, industry and special environmental protection, land and sea interactive environmental protection, regional cross-media complex pollution and environmental health, big data and system management of ecological environment, climate change and future ecological environment protection.
7)Innovation Management: Fin Tech, digital economy, innovation & entrepreneurship, Greater Bay Area and national development

【Position Rank】
Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor

- A doctoral or equivalent degree in relevant academic area is required.
-At least two-year working experience at a university or research institute is normally required.
-Research experience across various fields and institutions and strong teaching performance are preferred.
-Candidates should be able to demonstrate strong communication, teaching and leadership skills in English as well as the ability to actively contribute to the rapidly growing research efforts at Tsinghua SIGS.
-A strong commitment to teaching and supervising postgraduate students is essential. Teaching responsibilities will include participation in and development of graduate courses and strong engagement with Tsinghua SIGS’s core curriculum. Supervision of PhD and MSc students and academic mentoring of trainees at all levels is also expected.

The forum is open to apply now. The application deadline is September 15, 2021.
Shortlisted applicants will receive an invitation letter on or before September 30, 2021.

3.Application Documents
a)Curriculum Vitae
b)SIGS Faculty Application Form ( )
c)Research/Teaching/Service Statement
d) PDF copies of 3 to 5 representative publications
e) Arrange 3-5 reference letters sent from renowned experts in related fields (the letters must be emailed to directly and they can be sent after the invitation letter is received)

4.How to Apply
Please send the above application documents (in English) to the contact person of each theme area, (Subject: Forum Application in XX area at Tsinghua SIGS). Please be sure to add the subject in this format.
a)Materials Science
Contact: Mr.Wang, email:
b)Data Science and Information Technology
Contact: Ms. Lu, email:
c)Biopharmaceutical and Health Engineering
Contact: Ms. Zhang, email:
d)Ocean Engineering
Contact: Ms. Liu, email:
e)Future Human Habitats
Contact: Ms. Hou, email:
f)Environment and Ecology
Contact: Ms. Wan, email:
g)Innovation Management
Contact: Ms. Hou, email:

【Salary and Benefits】

1. Annual salary
Tsinghua SIGS will provide a highly competitive salary, commensurate with experience and accomplishments.

2. Funding Support
Tsinghua SIGS will provide research start-up package, basic supportive funding and relocation reimbursement for qualified faculty.

3. Student and Postdoctoral Recruitment
Tsinghua SIGS will finance up to 2 Ph.D. students and provide competitive salary package for post-doctoral researcher for faculty member.

【Contact of HR Office】
Tel:(86) 0755-2603-8662
Tel:(86) 0755-8657-6832


Tsinghua SIGS welcomes you to the forum and looks forward to your active participation!

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Human Resources Office
    Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School (Tsinghua SIGS)
    Shenzhen, Guangdong
  • +86-0755-26038662


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