| Frontier Institute of Science and Technology (FIST), Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU) |
FIST is a large selective investment by XJTU in an effort to establish a world-class, multi-disciplinary research institute. To achieve this goal, FIST is setting up a number of research centers of excellence in Physics, Chemistry, Bio-Science/Life-Science/ Basic-medical-Science, and Materials Science, and adopts a new management system similar to that of most U.S. universities. 10 planned centers have been established recently, and FIST is now recruiting the remaining Center Directors. In addition, FIST invites applications to fill its multiple, full-time tenure-track faculty positions at all levels (from lab director to group leader), as well as postdoctoral positions. See our Chinese ad at http://fist.xjtu.edu.cn/job/show.asp?id=11 for details.
An eligible candidate for the Center Director position should be an internationally renowned scientist and established leader in his/her field, with the ability and will to build his/her center into an internationally recognized center of excellence. Successful candidates will be provided with a sizable start-up package to establish a research center, together with a highly competitive salary. See our Chinese ad at http://fist.xjtu.edu.cn/job/show.asp?id=11 for details.
In addition to the Center Director positions, FIST also invites applications in the above-mentioned areas to fill its tenure-track faculty positions at all levels, from lab director to group leader. Applications for postdoctoral positions are also welcome. An eligible faculty candidate should have a track-record for excellence in research and the potential to lead a lab or a group to success. Successful candidates will be provided with a competitive start-up package including salary,lab space, and start-up fund, together with other benefits. Position level and start-up package will vary with the candidate’s qualification. See our Chinese ad at http://fist.xjtu.edu.cn/job/show.asp?id=11 for details.
Interested individuals should set up their free ResearcherID webpage on http://www.researcherid.com/. Please send your ResearcherID citation information along with a cover letter, CV, and a list of 10 representative publications to Dr. Xiangli Meng, Frontier Institute of Science and Technology (FIST), Xi’an Jiaotong University, 1 West building, 99 Yanxiang Road, Yanta District, Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, P.R.China, 710054. Tel./Fax: +86 29 83395131, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. XJTU is an AA / EOE employer.