Multiple Faculty Positions at Hohai University

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Faculty Positions in College of Harbour, Coastal and Offshore Engineering, Hohai University, China

Famous for its Hydraulic Engineering discipline, Hohai University is a comprehensive research university with a history of over one hundred years. It has gained world-wide reputation and impact in education and research. College of Harbour, Coastal and Offshore Engineering is one of the best colleges in Hohai University. You are sincerely welcome to apply for the positions and join us in teaching and research. At the College you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

POSITIONS

Positions of professor, associate professor and lecturer are available depending on your level of experience and qualification. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

You are expected to carry out the teaching and research activities in the field of Harbor, Waterway, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, mainly including course teaching and supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate students, application for research funds, high-quality paper publication and some relevant tasks.

QUALIFICATIONS

A Ph.D degree in one of the following disciplines: Hydraulic Engineering, Ocean Engineering, Civil Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Material Science and Engineering, Environmental Science and Engineering.

An outstanding performance and record of research demonstrating the originality in addressing significant questions, an oversea research experience for at least one year, and a good international reputation in their disciplines. 

REMUNERATIONS

The positions come with a competitive salary by special talent policy. The detailed salary and research start-up fund is negotiable. There will also be family allowance and purchase subsidies. The outstanding scholars will be recommended as a candidate for One-Thousand-Talent Program, Changjiang Scholarship, or/and National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientists.

APPLICATIONS

A comprehensive curriculum vitae.
Copies of advanced degrees and certification of present employment if applicable.
Contact information of scholars as references and letters of recommendation.
An application cover letter addressing visions and goals.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Ms. Nian ZHENG

Room 619, Yankai Building, 1 Xikang Road, Nanjing 210098, P. R. China

Telephone: +86-25-83786648

Email: zhn@hhu.edu.cn

Open Faculty Positions in College of Mechanics and Materials, Hohai University

INtroduction

The history of College of Mechanics and Materials (CMM) can be traced back to the setting up of three related teaching and research sections of Engineering Mechanics, Hydraulics and Engineering Materials, accompanying the founding of the East China Institute of Water Conservancy in 1952. CMM has developed a postdoctoral research center for Mechanics as first level discipline. Engineering Mechanics is a national key discipline, and Mechanics is first key level discipline of the Jiangsu Province. CMM comprises of  two departments, six research institutes and one laboratory. Faculty includes 131 members, including 36 professors and 44 associate professors. Among them, two professors have been elected by the Recruitment Program of Global Experts, one professor by the Thousand Youth Talents Plan Project, and one by the China National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientists. Multiple faculty positions at different levels are open for application.

Prefered research fields and qualification

Preferential candidates majored in various fields including but not limited to the following research fields are cordially invited to join College of Mechanics and Materials of Hohai University.

(1) Fluid Mechanics; (2) Solid Mechanics; (3) Computational Mechanics; (4) Engineering Mechanics; (5) Materials and Structural Safety.

The candidates should have a PhD degree in Engineering Mechanics, or closely related fields and possess a record of publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals with a high international reputation. Expected candidates should also possess a strong potential for effective teaching in the respective field. Especially those who can meet any of following requirements will be preferred.

(a) Qualified to apply Young Overseas High-level Talents Introduction Plan at national or provincial level

(b) Qualified to apply faculty positions of professors or associate professors

(c) PhDs graduated from oversea top universities

 

Application

Please send full resume, copies of academic credentials, with a list of publications, referees and contact information, a statement of current and future research, and a statement of teaching interests. 

For any questions regarding the positions, please also contact Wanzhong Zhao at +86-25-83787027 (tel/fax) or via email: hhuzwz@163.com.

Academic positions at Hohai University

Job Description

The College of Water Conservancy and Hydropower of Hohai University invites applications and nominations for a faculty position in Hydraulic Structure Engineering, Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, Hydraulics and River Dynamics, Agricultural Water and Soil Engineering, and Agro-biological Environment and Energy-Source Engineering.

The positions are within the Research Institute of Hydraulic Structure Engineering, the Research Institute of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, the Research Institute of Hydraulics and River Dynamics, the Research Institute of Agriculture Water Conservancy Engineering, and the Research Institute of Agriculture Environment, respectively. All the research institutes perform excellent education and research, and achieved great success in training talents and developing national water conservancy. Hohai University has a long history and it is very reputed in the field of water science in China. The College of Water Conservancy and Hydropower benefits from the faculty and student body and is organized in two departments: Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, and Agriculture Water Conservancy Engineering.

In order to strength the research and teaching capabilities, we are seeking for candidates with profound knowledge and expertise within the fields of:

The successful candidates would be required to teach courses at the bachelor and master levels, as well as to supervise student thesis at different levels. Additionally, the candidates would be expected to apply for external funding from national and industrial sources, and to do research. The capability of collaboration with other staff members in the college is also emphasized.

Desired skills and experience

People who are interested at these positions, please send your curriculum vitae to Ms Chen Mei (Email: chmei@hhu.edu.cn).

For more information about this position, please also contact Ms. Chen Mei.

 

About the College of Water Conservancy and Hydropower

The College of Water Conservancy and Hydropower originates from the Departments of Hydropower, Hydraulic Structure, and Hydromelioration of the East China Institute of Hydraulic Engineering founded in 1952; the first two components were combined into the Department of River Hydraulic Complex and Hydropower Structures in 1954; and the third one was renamed Department of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering in 1958. In 1985, the Department of River Hydraulic Complex and Hydropower Structures was renamed the Department of Hydropower Engineering. In 1995, after the internal adjustment of the University, the College of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering was established as an integration of the Department of Hydropower Engineering, the Department of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, and the Research Institute of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering. In 2009, the College took the present name for the requirement of academic development.

The college includes two Departments: Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, and Agriculture Water Conservancy Engineering. Currently, the college offers Doctorial programs leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in seven majors: Hydraulic Structure Engineering, Hydraulics and River Dynamics, Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, Project Management of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering Construction, Agricultural Water and Soil Engineering, Agro-biological Environment and Energy-Source Engineering, and Agricultural Water and Soil Conservation. Among which the first three belong in the second-rank key disciplines of the Nation according to the classification. The college also offers graduate programs leading to the degree of Master of Science in Engineering in eight majors including seven ones same as above, and Soil Science. There are Engineering Master degree programs in the college covering Hydraulic Engineering field and Agricultural Engineering field, and four-year undergraduate programs leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science in Engineering in three majors: Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, Agriculture Water Conservancy Engineering, and Facilities Agriculture Science and Engineering.

Moreover, there is a Post-Doctorial work-station in Water Conservancy Engineering and Agriculture Engineering in the college. The Center of Safety Research of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering under the Ministry of Education, the Key Laboratory of Irrigation and Drainage with high efficiency for the South China and Agricultural Water and Soil Environment under the Ministry of Education, and the Engineering Technology Research Center of Geosynthetics of Nanjing are annexed to the college as well. The college is also a main contributor to the State Key Laboratory of Hydrology-Water Resource and Hydraulic Engineering, and the National Engineering Research Center of Water Resource Efficient Utilization and Engineering Safety.

 

Multiple Faculty Positions in Water Sciences: Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

The College of Hydrology and Water Resources (CHWR) at Hohai University (HHU), China invites applications for multiple faculty positions in water sciences, to start as early as March 2017. The salaries will be internationally competitive and commensurate with candidates’ experience and skills.

 

Established in 1915, HHU is the leader of innovation and development of higher education in hydraulic engineering and water sciences in China. CHWR is a key component of HHU and is the first college established nationwide devoted solely to the study of water. The college is also key contributor of a national key laboratory and a national engineering center. Nanjing where HHU is located is the internationally recognized capital of Jiangsu province, one of the largest cities in China. Situated in the heartland of the Yangtze River Delta, it has long been a major center of culture, education, research, politics, economy, transport networks and tourism.

 

Positions:

(1) 2-3 Professors

CHWR seeks 2-3 faculty positions at the rank of full professor in the fields of water resources management, water resource policy, hydrometeorology, urban hydrology or water-food-energy nexus.

 

(2) 4-5 Associate Professors

CHWR also seeks 4-5 faculty positions at the rank of associate professor in the fields of water resources management, water resources policy, ecohydrology, urban hydrology, hydrometeorology, water informatics, and other fields of hydrological sciences.

 

(3) 2-3 Lecturers (Equivalent to Assistant Professors)

The study fields of the early-career faculties can span all above fields.

 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

The successful candidates will teach and supervise students at all levels, while conducting independent, externally funded research programs in their fields of expertise. Support for developing an active research agenda is provided through start-up funds and departmental support. CHWR will provide strong supports to the successful candidates to apply for national and provincial research grants and talent programs (e.g. Thousand Talents Plan and Thousand Youth Talents Plan). 

 

Experience & Qualifications

All candidates must hold a Ph.D. in hydrology, water resources, and other related fields.

 

Application Instructions

Applications should be submitted electronically as a single PDF file, and should include:

 

Three letters of recommendation should be sent separately as a PDF by the recommenders. Review of applications will begin upon receipt until the position is filled. Materials should be sent to: kzhang@hhu.edu.cn.

The College of Civil and Transportation Engineering of Hohai University

The College of Civil and Transportation Engineering of Hohai University consists of two departments, eight research institutes and one laboratory center. They are Department of Civil Engineering, Department of TransportationEngineering, Research Institute of Geotechnical Engineering, Research Institute of Structural Engineering, Research Institute of Prevention and Protection of Engineering Disasters, Research Institute of Bridges Engineering, Research Institute of Tunnel, Underground and Metro Engineering, Research Institute of Road and Railway Engineering, Research Institute of Transportation Engineering, Research Institute of Architecture and Landscape Engineering and Civil Engineering Experimental Teaching Center, respectively.

Our college has a very strong research team. The faculty consists of 126 members, including 31 professors, 56 associated professors and 27 doctoral advisors. Three of them aredoubleemployed academicians. Among the faculty, two professors have been elected asthe Recruitment Program of Global Experts and the Young Overseas High-level Talents Introduction Plan, respectively. Another two professors have been elected asChang Jiang Scholars.

research field

The College of Civil and Transportation Engineeringof Hohai University invites applications for faculty positions in following research fields:

Available position

The appointee is expected to demonstrate strong potential for effective teaching and promising research in the respective field.Applicant must have a PhD degree in civil engineering, transportation engineering or a closely related field.Candidates who can meet any of following requirements are preferred.

(1)Qualified to applyYoung Overseas High-level Talents Introduction Plan

(2) Qualified to applyfaulty position of associated professor

(3) PhDs graduated from oversea top universities

 

Application Procedure

Interested candidates are invited to send (i) a curriculum vitae and (ii) a statement of research and teaching interests by email to tenderlily@163.com or by fax to(+86)02583787606.

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