Job Openings: Research Fellows and Post-Doctors

Job Openings: Research Fellows and Post-Doctors

School of International Relations, Sun  Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

 

The School of International Relations, Sun Yat-sen University invites applications for full-time research fellows and Post-doctors in the area of Political Science, International Relations and associated disciplines. Applications from both established scholars and early-career academics are welcome.

 

 VACANCIES and QUALIFICATIONS

Senior Fellows and Associate Research Fellows, 28 openings in total

Research Groups

Specialization

Qualification

Professor

Zhijiang Wei’s Team

1International Relations (Maritime)

2Research on the History of Euro-Asia Silk Road

3Non-Traditional Security

 

 

 

 

 

1Applicants must have a PhD degree or finished their Post-doc research in well-known universities

2The area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to individuals with research and specialization in the following areas: International relations, international politics, history and maritime research

3Applicants should have publishes at least one paper on CSSCI or SSCI

4Applicants should be no older than 38 years old.

Professor

Ruolan Fan’s Team

South-East Asian Studies

 

 

1Applicants must have a PhD degree or finished their Post-doc research in well-known universities

2Applicants should have good research capability; Applicants should have published at least one paper or book on CSSCI or SSCI independently, first author or co-authored with their supervisors;

3High proficiency in the given language, Overseas studies experience or knowledge of a local language in Southeast Asian countries would be an advantage.

4Applicants should be no older than 38 years old.

Associate Professor

Yuquan Zhang’s Team

1Chinas Diplomatic Strategy

2Studies on the One-Belt-One-Road Initiative

3Studies on the South China Sea

1Applicants must hold a position of assistant professor or lecturer with a distinguished record of scholarly research in well-known universities and research institutions

2Applicants must have a PhD degree or finished their Post-doc research in well-known universities

3Applicants should be no older than 38 years of age

Associate Professor

Changsen Yu’s Team

1、Studies on politics, economy and international relations in the Pacific region (Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Fiji)

2Studies on Regional Cooperation in the Pacific

3Studies on relations between China and Pacific countries

 

1Applicants must have a PhD degree or finished their Post-doc research in well-known universities

2Applicants should demonstrate a strong commitment to quality research on the studies of Pacific region; Applicants should have published papers or books

3Applicants should be no older than 38 years old.

 

Associate Professor

Xuedong Wang’s Team

1Climate Changes

2Studies on the theories of Chinas rise

 

1Applicants must hold a position of assistant professor or lecturer with a distinguished record of scholarly research in well-known universities and research institutions

2Applicants must have a PhD or finish their Post-doc research in well-known universities

3Applicants should be no older than 38 years old

Associate Professor

Zhiwen Zhang’s Team

1  International FinanceCurrency Internationalization, exchange rate pass-through);

2 Politics of International Trade

3  Politics of International Finance

4  Political Economy of FDI

5  China-US Trade Relations

6  International Organizations and International Institutions

1Applicants must have a PhD on economics (international trade, international finance) or international relations (IPE or IR theories)in well-known universities

2Applicant should be with potentials of publishing papers on the Chinese top journals or  SSCI/SCI in the foreseeable future;

3Applicants will be expected to develop and maintain an active research agenda

4Applicants should be no older than 38 years old.

Associate Professor Yinghong Huang’s Team

1Studies on South Asian Regional Political Economy

2Relations between China and South Asia

3South Asia and the One-Belt-One-Road Initiative

1Applicants must hold a position of assistant professor or lecturer with a distinguished record of scholarly research in well-known universities and research institutions

2Applicants must have a PhD degree or finish their Post-doc research in well-known universities

3Applicants should be no older than 38 years old

 

Post-doctors

Supervisors

Specialization

Qualification

Prof. Zhijiang Wei

1International Relations( Maritime)

2non-traditional security

Ideally, applicants must have a PhD degree;

Applicants should be no older than 35 years old;

Applicants must prove to be with distinguished record of scholarly research;

The appointment will only be made on the condition of full-time research.

Prof. Ruolan Fan

studies on South East Asia: politics, economy, society and religion

Associate Prof. Changsen Yu

1Pacific region and area studies on politic, economy and international relations (Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Fiji)

2Studies on Pacific Regional Cooperation

3Studies on relations between China and Pacific countries

Associate Prof. Yuquan Zhang

1China s Diplomacy

2South China Sea

3East Asian Community

Associate Prof. Yinghong Huang

studies on relations between China and India in international system of the 21st century

 

    APPLICATION PROCEDURE

 

    Applicants should submit the following documents including: application form, academic CV, certificates of diploma, certificate of employment, three reference letters, and representative academic papers/books or other relevant documents. You can send the document to the school of international relations, Sun Yat-sen University by post or by email. Please indicate the position you are going to apply.

 

    POSITION AND REMUNERATION

    Senior fellow and associate research fellow will sign a three-year contract and Postdoctoral Fellow will sign a two-year contract.

Salary and benefit packages are very competitive. Remuneration offered will be commensurate with the appointment rank, with the basic salary starting from RMB 190,000-360,000 per annum for senior fellows and associate research fellow, and RMB 200,000 per annum for Postdoctoral Fellow.

 

    Recruiting will be open all through the year until the positions are fulfilled. The qualification, procedure and management of the effective positions are subject to the Human Resource Department of Sun Yat-sen University in force or updated relevant national policies and regulations. The successful applicants of senior fellow, associate research fellow or Post-doctor are encouraged to apply for associate professorship or above within or after the contract period. Applications from both established scholars and early-career academics on international relations and international politics or associated disciplines are sincerely welcome.

 

    Contact Information

Contact: Ms. Lijing Wu

Telephone86-20-84111062

Emailyta@mail.sysu.edu.cn

AddressSchool of International Relations, Sun Yat-sen University, 135 Xingang Road West, Guangzhou 510275, China

 

Links

1.      Job Opening, Research Associates, Sun Yat-sen University

http://rsc.sysu.edu.cn/Article/invitation/Research/201605/7243.html

 

2.      Job Opening, Postdoctoral Fellows, Sun Yat-sen University

http://rsc.sysu.edu.cn/PostDoctor/Article/ShowArticle.asp?ArticleID=1896