South China Normal University was established in 1933. Located in Guangzhou, Guangdong, South China Normal University is a member of “Project 211” and co-constructed by both the Ministry of Education of China and People’s Government of Guangdong Province. It is selected into the list of key construction universities in the Guangdong High Level Universities Program. South China Normal University boasts three campuses, namely Shipai Campus, University City Campus and Nanhai Campus, with a total area of over 200 hectares. Now South China Normal University has 24,998 undergraduates, 7,312 master degree candidates, 821 doctoral degree candidates, 98 postdoctoral research fellows and over 1000 overseas students, thus forming a complete talent cultivation system covering bachelor, master, doctoral and postdoctoral programs.
South China Normal University has 1,934 full time teaching staff, 1,098 of whom have at least associate professor or associate researcher titles. Discipline covers 12 categories including philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management, and art. Four disciplines including chemistry, plant and animal science, engineering and mathematics enter ESI top 1%. 4 disciplines including Educational Technology, Developmental and Educational Psychology, Optics, Sociology of Physical Education enter national key disciplines. 3 disciplines including Psychology, Physical Education, Education enter top 10% in China Disciplines ranking 2012.
The university’s comprehensive strength ranks the first class among China’s normal universities and local key universities, and has great fame and influence in GuangDong, HongKong, Macau, East Asia and South Asia.
comprehensively promote Guangdong High Level University Construction
Program, South China Normal University is currently recruiting
high-level talents in China and abroad, welcome to join us!
SCNU Environmental Research Institute (SERI) was established by South China Normal University (SCNU) as one of its important strategic measures in building into a top-level comprehensive university. It is aimed to strengthen the development of environmental science and engineering disciplines in SCNU, and to meet the big demand of environmental pollution control in China due to the rapid economic development. SCNU has a good foundation in environmental subjects, with various environmental studies going on in schools of chemistry and environment, life science, geography, public administration as well as law. SERI helps integrate all sorts of research resources in the university and carry out innovative research through collaboration. It will also provide an important platform for collaboration among scientists of different disciplines in pursuing world-class research in environmental science and technology.
Research Disciplines with Position Available @ SERI:
As part of its campaign to develop and strengthen the university by introducing and cultivating talented teachers and researchers, SERI is currently recruiting for academic positions in the following disciplines: Environment Science and Engineering, Ecology，Geography (Physical Geography，Geochemistry，Earth and Environmental Science and Geographical Information System (GIS).
1. High-level Academic Leaders
Candidates, preferably under 50 years old, should be qualified to be listed in national top talents or scientific research programs such as the Chang Jiang Scholars, Program of Global Experts, the China National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientist. Candidate can work full time in our university.
2. Outstanding Young Scholars
preferably under 40 years old, should preferably be listed in or have
qualified or have the potential for the National Thousand Young Talent
Program, the Top Young Talents of National Special Support Program or
the Science Foundation for Excellent Young Scholars. Candidate can work
full time in our university. Eligible candidates should have good team
spirit, leadership ability，a broad academic vision, experience with
international collaboration and the potential to become leading academic
3. Young Scholars
preferably under 40 years old, Hold a PhD degree, published at least 3 important papers and fit one of the following requirements: 1) obtained the PhD degree in top 100 Universities/Institutes all over the world; 2) have the experinecs of working on curting-edge research in well-known institutes (at least 2 years) and already have recognised achievement; 3) currently holding a position Lecture or asissted professor or equivalents in recognised institutes.
Candidates, hold a PhD degree from recognised institutes, preferably within 30 years old, outstanding in the peers, self-motivated.
Leader: The applicant, once accepted, will be provided with salary 600
thousand~1.2 million RMB per year, housing allowance of 3 to 4.5 Million
RMB, research start-up fund will be commensurate with his/her current
qualifications and experience. Before he or she buys an apartment,
talents can apply for temporary apartment in our university. Children of
High level talents can study in the affiliated kindergarten and primary
school of SCNU.
2. Outstanding Young Scholars: The applicant, once accepted, will be provided with salary 300 thousand~500 thousand RMB per year, maximum housing allowance of 2 Million RMB, research start-up fund will be commensurate with his/her current qualifications and experience. Before he or she buys an apartment, talents can apply for temporary apartment in our university. Children of High level talents can study in the affiliated kindergarten and primary school of SCNU.
3. Yough Scholars:
The applicant, once accepted, will be provided with salary 200 thousand~300 thousand RMB per year (or negotiable when applicable), can be apponted as special research professor/associate professors. Children of High level talents can study in the affiliated kindergarten and primary school of SCNU.
The applicant, once accepted, will be provided with salary 220 thousand RMB per year, can rent apartment from the University on campus or provide allowance for renting apartment outside University. Children of High level talents can study in the affiliated kindergarten and primary school of SCNU.
Documents for Application
copy of CV，A list of research projects, publications (please specify
collection by SCI, EI, SSCI, CSSCI as well as journal impact factor and
citation frequency) and award-winning achievements during recent 5
years，A Copy of credential of holding an important position abroad or
Website of SERI：http://seri.scnu.edu.cn/
Contact：Dr. Bin Yang (+86 15920345268)
Address： Science Building 3 of South China Normal University, 378 Waihuan West Road, Guangzhou University Town, Guangzhou 510006, China