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Positions Available for Department Chairs and Principal Investigators in the School of Basic Medical Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
发表时间:2018-04-28 阅读次数:264次
The School of Basic Medical Sciences (SBMS), Fudan University, a national center for medical education and research in China, was established in 1955 as the Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Shanghai First Medical College. In 2008, the School was ranked as one of the top two in its field by the Ministry of Education of China. In 2017, the SBMS received a score of “A” in the fourth round of evaluations by the Ministry of Education. To accelerate the development of cutting-edge medical research and top-level medical education, we are currently soliciting applications for positions of Department Chair or Principal Investigator worldwide.
 
 
I. Department Chairs  
  1. Applications are invited for Department Chair positions in the departments of: Pathology, Pathogen Biology, Forensic Medicine, Immunology, Human Anatomy and Histo-embryology, Neurobiology, Physiology and Pathophysiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cellular and Genetic Medicine, Pharmacology, Systems Biology for Medicine, and Integrative Medicine and Neurobiology.
  2. Requirements:
     Applicants should be internationally recognized scientists working in a field of basic medical sciences or biomedical science, who possess an outstanding strategic vision for the development of the department.       
     Successful applicants must have the managerial ability to organize and coordinate departmental teaching and research, possess original and creative ideas, maintain high ethical and moral standards in pursuit of scientific goals and carry out the official duties with decency and justice in the best interest of students and colleagues.
     Applicants should have extensive experience working at highly ranked     university/college/institute at home or abroad. Overseas applicants should hold the title of Associate or Full Professor at a well-known university and generally meet the requirements set by the Recruitment Program of Global Experts (National Thousand Talents Program) in China. Domestic applicants should hold the title of Full Professor. Priority will be given to those who are Cheung Kong Professors, National Science Foundation Distinguished Young Scholars, or are members of equivalent of programs.
     Applicants age 55 or younger are preferred.
     Successful applicants must accept the appointment as a full-time job.
     Employment Term: Four years, with reappointment to be decided based on an evaluation of performance.
  3. Salary & Benefits:Competitive salaries will be based on the successful applicant’s academic accomplishments and required duties, with research startup funds, a housing allowance and additional employee benefits provided. 

 
II. Principal Investigators
  1. Research Areas:
     Mechanisms of pathogenesis and development of new intervention strategies for major diseases, including infectious diseases, cancers, metabolic diseases, cardiovascular diseases, neurodegenerative diseases, and mental disorders,
     Cutting-edge interdisciplinary fields, including biomedical engineering, bioinformatics, chemical biology, and structural biology,
     Cutting-edge experimental techniques and skills, including gene editing, “omics” technologies, microfluidic chips, organ-on-a-chip systems, and animal disease models,
     Additional research areas reflecting the interests and skills of applicants.
  2. Requirements
    (1)Leading Talents: internationally recognized scholars/scientists currently holding Associate or Full Professor positions, with an outstanding publication record and productive research program, generally meet the requirements set by the Recruitment Program of Global Experts (National Thousand Talents Program) in China. Domestic applicants should hold the title of Full Professor. Priority will be given to those who are Cheung Kong Professors, National Science Foundation Distinguished Young Scholars, or are members of equivalent of programs. Applicants age 50 years or younger are preferred.
    (2)Senior Faculty: scholar/scientist holding a Ph.D. degree and a current position of Assistant Professor (or equivalent rank), or higher, with several high-profile publications as the corresponding author. Applicants age 45 or younger are preferred
    (3)Junior Faculty: PhD degree, with postdoctoral experience and excellent publication record. Applicants age 35 or younger are preferred
  3. Salary & Benefits:The university will provide highly competitive (negotiable) salary/startup funds/ housing allowance and additional employee benefits. The package and compensation will be commensurate with accomplishments, experience and need for the research area.
 
III. Recruitment Procedure
     a. Apply via email with an attached CV and clear description of tentative ideas/plans.
     b. Complete an evaluation of qualifications prior to receiving an invitation for an in-person interview,
     c. Participate in an interview with members of the selection committee,
     d. Submit via email attachment official or scanned copies of your:  
         i) ID card,
         ii) diploma/degree certificate,
         iii) certificate of job  qualification/letter of appointment,
         iv) certificate of awarded research, and v) additional appointment-related documents as requested, 
     e. Comply with the university-based recruitment procedures.
 
IV. Information for Applicants
     a. Applications accepted:
        -Department Chair: April 28 through May, 31, 2018
        -Principal Investigator: until positions are filled
     b. Contact information:
         Contact Person: Dr. Xiao-Jing Yun
         Mailing Address: 131 Dong’an Road, Building 1 East, Room 225,
                                        Xuhui District, Shanghai, 200032 P. R. China
         Tel: +86-21-54237141(o)
         Email: jcxueke@fudan.edu.cn
         Website: http://medicine.fudan.edu.cn
      c. For more information in Chinese, please visit: http://medicine.fudan.edu.cn/show.aspx?
 
 

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