Tenure-track Faculty Positions in Department of Physics, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

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Publish Date: 
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, December 22, 2021
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Zhejiang University
Street Line 1: 
No 866,Yuhangtang road
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics of Zhejiang University is now recruiting candidates as tenure-track faculty in all frontiers of Astronomy: theoretical, observational, and instrumental astrophysics. The positions are open to all nationalities.


Zhejiang University (ZJU) is one of the top universities in China, located in the beautiful, historic city Hangzhou, which features high-tech development and holds the headquarters of the E-commerce giant Alibaba. Astrophysics is a new extension of the Department of Physics, with current areas including cosmology, galaxy formation, high-energy astrophysics, interstellar medium, and formation of planetary systems. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in astrophysics with outstanding independent research records. The salary and start-up grant of successful candidates will be highly competitive with subsidized housing. 


Candidate should submit a CV with publication records, research and teaching statement, and at least three letters of recommendation, directly to Prof. Xi Kang ([email protected]). Applicants will be considered until the positions are filled, but those who wish to receive full consideration should submit their application by December 15, 2021 (recommendation letters can be extended to December 31, 2021). Qualified candidates will then be invited to attend the online Qizhen Recruitment Forum of Zhejiang University on December 18-19, 2021. 


The Department of physics of ZJU was established in 1928 and has been playing a major role in the development of modern physics in China, with famous alumni including Tsung-Dao Lee and Kan-Chang Wang. More information can be found at http://physics.zju.edu.cn/

Application Deadline: 
Friday, December 31, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, December 31, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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