Employment Opportunities


SUSTech-PKU-UIUC Jointly Seeking Postdoctoral Candidates


The School of Environmental Science and Engineering at the Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) in Shenzhen, China, Institute of Water Sciences at Peking University (PKU) in Beijing, China, and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) are jointly seeking candidates for a postdoctoral fellow.  The fellow is going to work on a research project funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) on integrated river basin management. This is a two-year position and the fellow is expected to stay in China and to visit UIUC in the United States.


Outstanding candidates will be considered for the Presidential Postdoctoral Fellowship to be offered by SUSTech, which comes with an annual stipend of 300,000 RMB, plus subsidized university housing accommodation depending on availability. Upon completion of the fellowship in two years, those who have performed exceptionally will be encouraged to apply for tenure-track faculty positions at SUSTech. For more information about the Fellowship, please contact: Xiaoli Wang, phone: +86 755 88010821 email: wangxl@sustech.edu.cn.


Candidates with the following background/experiences will be considered with priority: 1) environmental-social system analysis; 2) algorithm development and computing for large-scale simulation/optimization models; 3) some familiarity with eco-hydrological problems in an arid- and semi-arid river basin.


Those who are interested in the position are encouraged to contact Professor Ximing Cai at UIUC xmcai@illinois.edu.