Job Opening for Full/Associate Professor in Automatic Control
October 28,2009 17:21:26 readCount:3547
The School of Automation Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China, has a vacancy for full-time faculty at Full/Associate Professor level to candidates with the following qualifications:

A PhD degree from a reputable university in the general field of automatic control, and a track record of competitive research experience in terms of good journal publications. PDF or industrial experience is a plus.

South China University of Technology is a research-intensive university in China. The School of Automation Science and Engineering has a faculty with expertise ranging from control theory and applications, robotics, biomedical engineering and more. For information of the university and the school, refer to the website.

We offer:

* an initiating fund up to 2 million RMB (for strong candidates competing for the National Distinguished Young Scholar Foundation) and up to 1 million RMB (for strong candidates competing for the New Century Talent Programme of the Ministry of Education) for the first 5 years. The fund is part of the 985 Programme, and the awardees are selected university-wide.
* a subsidized apartment on campus for 5 years, plus a possible housing allowance up to 50,000 RMB
* a job opportunity for your spouse
* enrollment assistance of your children to local schools

Application Procedure

Qualified candidates are invited to email the application package to the address below.  The package should include a letter of application, detailed curriculum vita, a brief statement of teaching and research interests, and the names of three referees.
Prof. Zhendong Sun
School of Automation Science & Engineering
South China University of Technology
Guangzhou 510640, China
Tel/Fax: +86-20-87114550
The position is available immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.