Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU),established in 1896, is the first university to set up the aeronautics major inChina. During the long history of development, SJTU has cultivated numerousoutstanding aerospace professionals. In 2005, Institute of Aerospace Scienceand Technology (IAST) was put in place and officially affiliated with theMinistry of Education. The School of Aeronautics and Astronautics (SAA) wasfounded in 2008.
Since SAA established, it has set high goals and enjoyed rapid growthwith its effective positioning strategy. As an emerging power in China’s aerospace research community, theschool has participated in various research and community services. It hasengaged in a number of national key projects, increasing its influence in thefield. It has established cooperative relations with a number of researchinstitutes and corporations and built joint laboratories. These efforts havebeen highly recognized by the government and other institutions, and brought toSAA a number of key projects funded by the national government and Shanghaimunicipal government. SAA has drawn on internationally recognized modes ofeducations, tapped into various resources in order to produce high-end professionals with solid theoretical knowledge and broad professional horizons.The school adheres to elite education and pursues international development.Remarkable progress has been made in academic program, talent pool andinternationalization.
With the State’s strong support for aerospace industry, the golden opportunityprovided by the development of Shanghai based aerospace industry, we firmlybelieve that a glorious chapter will be written in China’s aerospace development thatbelongs to SJTU.
Title: Faculty Position, includingDistinguished Researcher (Tenure Track), Professor and Associate Professor
Location: Shanghai, China
Salary: We offer internationallycompetitive annual salary equivalent to that for the same position byinternational standard. It is negotiable depending on the applicant’s academic credentials.
Type: Full Time
A PhD degree on science, engineering, orother related field.
Proven overseas research experience inAerospace Engineering（Aircraft Design/Aerospace Information and Control/ Propulsion/NearSpace Studies).
First-authored publications ininternational journals indexed by SCI.
Laureates or eligible applicants of theChinese Recruitment Program of Global Youth Experts, the National Science Fundfor Excellent Young Scholars, or National Young Talent Support Program ispreferable.
Tooversee the design and development of the overall curricula, and develop anddeliver a range of programs of study at various levels.
Tosupervise student projects, set and assess coursework and examinations, as wellas provide feedback to students.
To keep up with the currently going on research and developments in the field ofaerospace.
To carry out independent research and act as principal investigator and projectleader.
To publish papers on top academic journals, provide presentations oninternational conferences, and contribute to the research reputation of theschool and university.
For more information about SAA, pleasevisit: www.aero.sjtu.edu.cn
To apply this position, please send your CVto Tang Xiaoxia: SJTUSAA@sjtu.edu.cn.