[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Faculty positions available at Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, China

楼云江 louyj at hit.edu.cn
Wed May 24 19:15:03 PDT 2017

Faculty: Dept. of Automation, Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, China


Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Full Professor positions are open for application.


Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen (HITSZ) is pleased to announce openings for faculty positions and is inviting highly qualified applicants to join the Department of Automation in areas related to control system engineering.


About the university
Founded in 1920, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) has remained on the top 10 list of the Best Universities in China. HIT enjoys the fame as the leading engineering school in China.


In 2002, HIT and the Shenzhen Municipal Government created HIT Shenzhen Graduate School (HITSZ) in the University Town of Shenzhen. Together with Graduate Schools of Tsinghua and Peking University, HITSZ is an indispensable part of the Shenzhen-Hong Kong research and innovation base. We strive to maintain the academic excellence of HIT, and we are dedicated to top quality, innovation and internationalization.


HITSZ is a publicly funded institute located in the center of China's Silicon Valley: The Shenzhen High Tech Park. New faculty members will have the opportunity to participate in building the department and moving it forward in exciting new directions. Ample opportunities also exist for collaborating with the vast manufacturing, IT and other high-tech industries in the region.


Who should apply?
Strong applicants with a PhD degree in control, robotics, computer vision, manufacturing, mechatronics, big data and machine learning, and other related areas will be considered (the medium of instruction is English). The appointments will be made at the level of assistant professor, associate professor, full professor (applications for visiting appointments/postdoctors will also be considered).


Salary and Benefits

HITSZ offers performance-based fast promotion scheme, competitive salaries, medical benefits, and accommodation allowance. 


What is required in an application pack?
-A covering letter
-A full academic CV
-Personal Statement (including statement of teaching and research)
-Transcript of grades for B.Sc., M.Sc., and Ph.D. degrees
-Details of three references


Application deadline is December 31, 2017; however, review of applications will begin immediately so applicants are encouraged to apply early. Interested candidates should send their application pack for consideration to Ms. Hong Yuan (yuanhong at hit.edu.cn). All inquiries should be addressed to Ms. Hong Yuan (yuanhong at hit.edu.cn).

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