Faculty Position，Marine Biology Institute
Shantou University, Guangdong Province, China
Shantou University（STU） invites domestic and international applications for the position of teacher in the field of nutrition of aquatic animals.
STU founded in 1981, is a comprehensive university jointly supported by the Ministry of Education, the Guangdong Provincial Government and the Li Ka Shing Foundation and is the only public university in the world that receives long-term funding from the Li Ka Shing Foundation. The University campus is located in the northwestern part of Shantou, a seaside city, covering a total area of 1.26 square kilometers with a floor space of 435,200 m2.
STU consists of Business School, Cheung Kong School of Art and Design, Cheung Kong School of Journalism and Communication, College of Engineering, College of Liberal Arts, College of Medicine, College of Science and Law School as well as College of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education. Currently, STU has over 1,600 staff, about half of which are academic staff. It enrolls over 10,000 full-time students studying towards Bachelors, Masters and PhD degrees.
In 2016, the Times Higher Education World University Rankings placed Shantou University in 601-700 in the world and 161-170 in Asia. In 2015, STU was included as one of high-level universities in Guangdong Province for special funding support.
STU and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology together are establishing Guangdong Technion-Israel Institute of Technology (GTIIT). GTIIT campus is adjacent to the campus of STU. It is expected that GTIIT will enroll students in 2017.
Marine Biology Institute (MBI)
Marine Biology Institute (MBI) is an important research and teaching institute of Shantou University. It was established in 2001 built on Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Marine Biology (GPKLMB). GPKLMB was granted for construction by the provincial government in 1993 and was formally established in 1995, and thus became the first key laboratory of marine biology in Guangdong province. GPKLMB’s research facilities include laboratories in the main campus and the seaside Marine Biology Station located in Nan’ao Island.
MBI has a strong faculty with both research and teaching experience. Most of the key faculty members have been trained and worked in foreign research institutes for many years, and their SCI papers have been cited by a number of researchers worldwide. MBI has Doctoral Degree Programs in the fields of Marine Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
MBI is seeking a teacher with international experiences to continue building the international reputation of MBI through academic excellence and student success. An ideal candidate must possess the ability and competence to work creatively and collaboratively with the faculty, students, international partners and other stakeholders. Successful candidates must hold a doctorate degree, can communicate effectively in both Chinese and English, and a record of success in education and scholarly accomplishments sufficient for the appointment at the rank of professor.
Salaries and Benefits: Shantou University provides competitive compensation which includes salary, benefit, medical insurance, housing, and etc.
Application Procedure: Interested individuals should provide an up-to-date CV with cover letter outlining his or her interests in and qualifications for the position, as well as the names and contact information of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org (Wei Wang of College of Science) ,and please also cc to email@example.com(Chang Li of HR Department).Applications will be continuously accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.