[Met-jobs] Faculty Positions, School of Atmospheric Sciences, Nanjing University (China) + AGU Booth and Reception

FACULTY POSITIONS AVAILABLE

SCHOOL OF ATMOSPHERIC
SCIENCES, NANJING
UNIVERSITY, CHINA

                    

The School of
Atmospheric Sciences at Nanjing University (NJU), China, is seeking
outstanding applicants to fill 10 faculty
positions at the ranks of associate and full professors, engaging in
the research of meteorology, atmospheric physics, atmospheric chemistry,
climate change, physical oceanography, and Earth system science. The position requires a Ph.D. degree in
atmospheric sciences or a related discipline, and strong potentials for
research and teaching. For an appointment at full professor level, the
applicant must also show an excellent record of research and professional
accomplishments, for which professional experience as faculty or equivalent
research position at oversea institute is preferred. 

The successful
candidate will be expected to 1) establish and maintain an externally funded,
outstanding research team;
and 2) commit to the school’s undergraduate and gradulate-level teaching and
mentorship duties. A competitive startup package will be offered to the successful
candidate, including an annual salary of no less than RMB 300K for full
professor / 240K for associate professor, near-campus housing, housing
allowance, medical insurance, and no less than RMB 1M startup research fund (See
http://hr.nju.edu.cn for details).

Atmospheric Sciences at Nanjing
University

The
School of Atmospheric Sciences at NJU (http://as.nju.edu.cn) established the earliest meteorology
program in China, and has produced numerous scientific talents over the years. It
is recognized both nationally and internationally for excellence in the education and research of atmospheric
science, and is ranked among
the top 3 of such programs nationally
for many decades. The school consists of 52
faculty members, 21 research
staff, over 400 undergraduate and over 200 graduate students. The school owns
and operates an advanced weather observatory, a station for observing regional processes
of the Earth system (monitoring land-surface processes, boundary layer physics,
aerosols and atmospheric composition), a mobile C-Band Doppler radar, a satellite
receiver, a high-performance computing center, and more than 20,000 m2
of office space. The campus is located
in Nanjing, capital of Jiangsu Province, with a population over 8 million. It is recognized as one of the
research and education centers in China.

Application Process

Application
should include a cover letter, a full CV
with a list of publications, a copy of five selected publications, a research
and a teaching statement, a record of research funding and professional
experiences, and contact information of at least three professional referees. The complete application
should be submitted electronically, as a single PDF document, to: 

Mr. Huan
Wang (wangh@nju.edu.cn), and cc to: xqyang@nju.edu.cn

Review of applications will start on Jan 31 2016, and will continue until the
positions are filled. For more information, please contact Prof. Xiu-Qun Yang, Head of the
School, at +86-25-89687075 or xqyang@nju.edu.cn.

AGU Booth and Reception for Faculty Positions

The School of Atmospheric Sciences at NJU will be hosting a booth at Moscone North No. 401 during the 2015 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco from Dec 14 to 18, 2015. 

There will also be a reception on Thursday, December 17th, 2015, 7:00 – 10:00 PM, at the Golden Gate 3, San Francisco Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103. Please feel free to drop by meet with the faculty members and alumni from NJU. If you have any questions, please contact: Minghuai Wang (minghuai.wang@nju.edu.cn) , Huan Wang (wangh@nju.edu.cn).

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