Positions for research fellows

Candidates must have a doctoral degree in mathematics or statistics with an age younger than 38 years old. They should have demonstrated excellence or potential of excellence in research. Successful applicants should have developed a promising and feasible research plan and they should have the capability to effectively communicate their research ideas with other researchers in various related areas.

These positions are initially for three years, and come with a very light leaching assignment.. Fellows with outstanding performance have the opportunity of transferring  to associate professors in the end of the three year term.

Annual salary is commensurate with qualification, ranging from 176,000 to 296,000 Chinese Yuan(including a bonus 36,000 Chinese Yuan from Zhuhai campus).

To apply, please send a curriculum vitae and other related documents to Mr. Mao LI at limao3@mail.sysu.edu.cn .  In the subject line of your email, please include the position type you apply for,  your name and your current university.

Sun Yat-sen University was founded in 1924 by Dr. Sun Yat-sen (also called Sun Zhongshan), a great democratic revolutionary leader of the 20th century. The University is located in Guangdong Province, P. R. China,  in the near north of Hong Kong and Macao.  It has about 82,000 students scattered in five campuses in the cities of Guangzhou , Zhuhai and Shenzhen. Benefiting from its location near Hong Kong and Macao and the regional economic boom, the university has become an important base and centre  for the training high quality personnels, conducting original and innovative research, providing services to the societies/communities,  and inheriting cultural traditions. The University has also successfully built  international cooperation and exchange relationships with many top universities in the world. According to the Times Higher Education World University Ranking for 2010-2011, Sun Yat-sen University was ranked in the top 200 in the world.  For more information, visit


  • Sun Yat-sen University
  • Zhuhai
Salary Range: 176.00 ¥296.00 ¥
Expiration Date: 
Monday, July 31, 2017