Full Professor Job: Faculty Positions in Ecology, Global Health, Climate System Modeling in China

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March 18, 2016

The Center for Earth System Science at Tsinghua University (Beijing, China, 100084) invites applications for several tenure track or tenured positions in Global Ecology (4 positions), Global Health and Spatial Statistics (2 positions), Climate System Modeling (5 positions) and Oceanography (4 positons) at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor levels. Each appointment will be for 10 months per year with an annual salary commensurate with experience and qualifications(normally between 150,000 and 600,000 RMB, although exceptions are possible for distinguished scholars). Additional benefits include various types of insurance and school entrance for children. Positions will be available starting as soon as can be mutually agreed and will remain open until filled.

Applicants should have expertise in related fields. Successful candidates will develop an outstanding independent research program that complements existing strengths in related studies in the Center. Each appointee will be expected to develop a research program in one or more of the following areas (see also detailed descriptions at http://www.cess.tsinghua.edu.cn):

(1) Global Ecology (4 positions)

    1. Biogeophysics and modeling
    2. Biogeochemistry and modeling
    3. Ecohydrological research and modeling
    4. Plant physiological ecology
    5. Environmental epidemiology and modeling
    6. Large-scale spatial statistics

(2) Global Health and Spatial Statistics (2 positions)

  1. Environmental epidemiology and modeling
  2. Large scale spatial statistics

(3) Climate System Modeling (5 positions)

  1. Physical processes and dynamical core development for ocean models
  2. Atmospheric boundary layer turbulence for atmospheric models
  3. Atmospheric aerosols for atmospheric models
  4. Atmospheric radiation for atmospheric models
  5. Physical processes for land surface models
  6. Climate model diagnostics and evaluation of model performance

(4) Oceanography (4 positions)

  1. Physical oceanography and modeling
  2. Marine biogeochemistry and modeling
  3. Marine chemistry and modeling
  4. Marine ecology and modeling

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in an appropriate field. Teaching responsibilities will include an undergraduate lecture–laboratory course and a graduate course in areas consistent with the individual’s interests and Center needs. Tsinghua University plans to establish a Department of Earth System Science to integrate related natural science and social science disciplines, with an emphasis on earth system modeling. Interested candidates should apply by submitting a cover letter stating research and teaching interests and job requirements, and providing the following: (1) CV with a list of publications; (2) 3–5 representative research papers; (3) copies of certificates for patents, current position held, and highest degree; (4) 3 letters of recommendation in English; and (5) a passport-type photo. Review of the first group of applicants will begin on May 30, 2016. Applications should be submitted to Dr. Haiping Wu, Center for Earth System Science, Room 801, Meng Minwei Science Building, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084, email: cess@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn; telephone: +86-10-6278-1605.

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