As part of the university’s 3000-acre Qingdao campus, the School of Computer Science and Technology at Shandong University (SDU) foresees a fast expansion and invites applications for multiple faculty positions at the assistant, associate or full professor level, with an expected starting date of as early as September 1, 2014. Highly qualified individuals with expertise and research experience in all areas of computer science will be considered. All positions are based in Qingdao, one of the most scenic coastal cities in China.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in Computer Science or a related science or engineering field. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated record of scholarly work commensurate with rank and will be expected to develop and sustain a high-quality funded research program. Candidates must have a commitment to teaching excellence at both the graduate and the undergraduate levels and be qualified to develop and teach courses in core and emerging areas of computer science. Faculty for consideration of appointment at the rank of full professor must have an established record of scholarly accomplishment and international recognition.
The appointment will initially be for six years, with a formal performance review at the end of the term. Re-appointment in the subsequent years is contingent upon a positive result from this review.
Salaries and fringe benefits will be commensurate with experience and highly competitive in the market. Substantially subsidized housing is available adjacent to the Qingdao Campus of SDU. The School supports the applications of strong candidates for talents programs at various levels, including but not limited to the National 1000 Talents Program, the Provincial Taishan Scholar’s Program, and the Qilu Scholar’s Program of Shandong University. .
Please send the following application materials to the School of Computer Science and Technology at firstname.lastname@example.org in both English and Chinese:
• Detailed CV
• Teaching Statement
• Research Statement
Please also ask at least three (and in the case of full professor applications, five) referees to send their reference letters directly to the address above.
Applications will be accepted all year round, and will be reviewed periodically.