Associate Professor – Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)

Professor/Associate Professor/Lecturer
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)
Shanghai, China

· Ranks: Tenure-track Lecturer, and tenured Associate -Full Professor
· Salary : Based on the qualification and salary scale of SJTU
· Closing date: Open until all positions are filled

SJTU recently formed the Institute of Oceanography (IOO), and is seeking qualified candidates to fill positions at all ranks.  The IOO will take the advantage of existing excellences in mathematics, engineering and computer sciences at SJTU to develop strengths in areas of observational physical, chemical and biological oceanography, and related ocean engineering and technologies.  Specific research areas include physical, chemical and biological oceanographic processes, biogeochemical cycling, ecosystem dynamics, climate change, deep sea life processes, underwater sensors, platforms, and information systems.

The IOO is recruiting 30-40 faculty members at all ranks in related areas of ocean science and technology.  Individuals with strong background and skills in areas of observations, in situ experiments, field data analysis, in situ sensors, platforms, and data-model integration are preferred.  Successful candidates are expected to develop internationally recognized, externally funded disciplinary and interdisciplinary research programs, and to actively participate in graduate teaching and advising.

Qualifications:  A PhD is required, and postdoctoral and/or work experience is preferred.   The successful candidate must have a demonstrated capability to carry out an independent, externally funded research program, to supervise graduate students, and to collaborate with others in research and education.  These positions are immediately available.  The level of an appointment will be commensurate with the qualification and experience of a successful candidate, and the salary level will be based on the university salary scale.

An applicant should send his/her curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests and goals, not more than 5 representative publications, and the contact information of three referees to

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