School: School of Advanced Technology
Department: Department of Communications and Networking
Position: Faculty [Open Rank]
Contract Type: Fixed-term, renewable. 3rd contract is open-ended
In 2006 Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) was created by the
XJTLU is entering a
new and exciting phase of its development as part of its strategic priorities
for the next ten years. Adopting a new higher education model based on the
concept of Syntegrative Education (SE), XJTLU is currently opening a new
Entrepreneurial Education site in Taicang, part of wider
With a focus on
innovative learning and teaching, and research, XJTLU draws on the strengths of
its parent universities, and plays a pivotal role in facilitating access to
For detailed information about the university, please visit www.xjtlu.edu.cn.
ABOUT SCHOOL OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY
Areas of expertise in the Department of Communications and Networking: Wireless communications, Optical communications, RF engineering, Sensor networks and IoT, Computer system security, Mobile Computing, Cloud Computing, Edge Computing, Social Network Programming and Analysis, Intelligent Transportation.
Informal enquiries about the positions and the Department may be addressed to the Head of the Department Dr. Zhao Wang at Zhao.Wang@xjtlu.edu.cn
Applicants will have extensive teaching experience, have published high quality papers in their area of expertise, have been successful in obtaining research grants, and have substantial experience in the supervision of research students. The successful candidate, in addition to teaching typically two modules/courses per year (i.e. one per semester), will provide leadership in curriculum development and enhancing our research profile at the international level. They are expected to assume administrative responsibilities based on their experience.
·Self-motivated and being able to motivate others;
·Strong leadership and interpersonal skills;
·Strong team player;
·Proactive and flexible but with good respect for deadlines;
·Able to work in an environment
where diversity and inclusiveness.
·A PhD in EEE or eCS or a closely aligned area and PG Cert HE or equivalent;
·Ideally few years of teaching/research experience at a university or equivalent after completion of PhD degree;
·PhD supervision capacity;
·Strong publications record in an area of expertise;
·Evidence of success in obtaining research grants;
·Fluency in English.
Successful applicants to more senior professorial ranks are expected to also show:
·A significant record of high-quality academic publications,
·A number of external research grants awards,
·Experience in PhD supervision.
·Professional memberships such as BCS, IET, ACM, IEE and HEA;
·Strong knowledge / experience in international higher education.
CITIZENSHIP AND VISA REGULATIONS
Employment at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University is regulated by Chinese Labour Laws, and must comply with the regulations of the provincial government. These regulations stipulate who is eligible for legal employment with regard to obtaining work permits and visas. Please be advised candidates over 65 may be not eligible for a work visa in the P.R. China.
1.Clear career development path with annual review.
2.Professional development trainings are provided.
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
SALARY: Competitive salary in the market
1.Allowance: XJTLU provide various month/annual/one-off allowances as
2.Commercial insurance: international insurance plans customized for XJTLU staff and family members. (details refer to the University Policy)
·Statutory Holidays (11 days)
·Annual Leave (36 days)
·Family Matters Leave
·Paid Sick Leave
4.Working visa and residence permit in
XJTLU sponsors working visa and residence permit in
HOW TO APPLY
Please submit your
application on our university website [HERE].
Applications must be submitted in a single pdf file that includes 3 parts in
the order of:
? A cover letter
? A current CV, including date of birth, country of citizenship, all degree records, publication and founding record, etc.
? Contact Details for Three References
For specific enquiries relating to the position, please email Mingwei.Sun@xjtlu.edu.cn.