Assistant / Associate / Full Professors in Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Statistics

Updated: 3 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 15 Oct 2022

Founded in 1896 as the “Imperial Chinese Railway College”, SWJTU is one of China’s earliest higher education institutions with world-class engineering programmes. Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU) is now recruiting international talents from all over the world to promote its internationalization, teaching and research levels. The University offers challenging posts coupled with generous remunerations and benefits. In addition, you may enjoy China’s most favourable living conditions here in Chengdu, a metropolitan in Southwest China famous for its cultural heritage and modern resplendency.

The history of School of Mathematics dates back to 1958. It is currently one of the most recognized schools in mathematics and statistics in China. There are currently 125 faculties, nearly 700 undergraduate students and over 200 graduate students in the school. In the future, the School of Mathematics will keep promoting the construction of disciplines of pure mathematics,and focus on the cultivation and development of applied mathematics, computational mathematics and data science. Our goal is to build a School of Mathematics featured on computational mathematics, applied statistics and data science.

About You

We are seeking a candidate who has

  • PhD or equivalent degree in Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Statistics
  • Appropriate research experience in any basic or applied area of Mathematics or Statistics
  • High proficiency in English
  • Ability to teach courses in Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Statistics
  • Postdoctoral experience
  • Teaching expertise in Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Statistics
  • Experienced in research of related disciplines

Your Remuneration, Benefits and Support

  • Successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration and welfare benefits.A scientific research start-up fund will be provided as well according to the discipline.

How to Apply

Informal enquiries and applications may be addressed to ZENG Ye or XU Weiping at SWJTU via email to

Applications should include:

  • a full academic CV a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria

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