Founded in 1951, South-Central University for Nationalities (SCUN) has achieved a rapid comprehensive development in past decades. Located in Wuhan, the political, economic, financial, cultural, education and transportation centre of central China, SCUN is a comprehensive university directly under the administration of the State Ethnic Affairs Commission, P. R. China.
SCUN’s expansive campus (256 acres) is decorated with trees, fragrant flowers, a beautiful lake and modern buildings with ethnic flavour. It provides a sound environment for teaching, studying, research and living. It is also home to the first Museum of Ethnology in Chinese universities.
SCUN is home to over 26,000 full-time students from 56 nationalities all over the country, who study in various majors for their PhD, masters and bachelor degrees or in preparatory departments. SCUN hopes to make students from all over the world feel comfortable on our campus, which is reflected in the fact that 60% of our students are from ethnic minorities.
At present SCUN runs 1 post-doctoral research station. There is 1 Level I doctoral degree programme in Ethnology, 8 Level II doctoral degree programmes, 4 under-construction doctoral degree programmes sponsored by Hubei Province, 18 Level I research-oriented master degree programmes, 80 Level II research-oriented master degree programmes, 9 professional master degree programmes in 13 fields of study, and 79 undergraduate degree programmes in 10 academic disciplines.There are 33 provincial and ministerial key academic research institutes and laboratories. The total value of laboratory equipments amounts to about 0.24 billion RMB Yuan (38.69 million USD).
All this wouldn’t be possible if it wasn’t for the SCUN’s prominent faculty. Currently the university is home to over 2,000 faculty and staff, including 1311 faculty (228 professors and 538 associate professors). 48% of the faculty has obtained doctoral degrees, and several hundred have studied aboard. Besides,candidates of national and provincial or ministerial talents programmes have been reached nearly one hundred individuals.
SCUN has established long-term cooperation with dozens of foreign universities and academic research institutes, including those in America, Britain, Japan, South Korea, Australia, Canada, Belgium, amongst others.
SCUN is now at a key stage of accelerating development in its construction into a comprehensive teaching-and-research oriented university. We are actively seeking talented individuals, both local and foreign, to join us.
Ⅰ. Major Fields of Recruitment
1.Disciplines of Sciences:
Chemistry, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Pharmacy, Mathematics
2.Disciplines of Engineering:
Computer Science, Telecommunication Engineering & Electronics Information Engineering
3.Disciplines of Humanities and Social Sciences:
Ethnology, Literature / Art, Pedagogy, Marxism Theory, Economics,Law,Management
1. Candidates are expected to hold doctorate degree from overseas renowned universities.
2. Candidates are expected to be able to show prominent achievement in specific fields, or demonstrate the potential to become leading figures in academic research or technology development.
3. Candidates with experience in leading-edge and innovative scientific research are preferred.
4. Candidates are expected to have published high-quality papers in specific top journals for relevant fields.
5. Candidates are expected to have team-work spirit.
Ⅲ. Salary and Benefits
SCUN offers favourable salary and benefits to successful candidates. Based on an academic assessment by the recruitment committee, we provide competitive annual salary to outstanding talents as negotiated between the university and invited talents, sufficient scientific research funds and a certain amount of housing subsidy. In addition, for candidates with extremely outstanding achievements, we provide housing according to relevant provisions of the university.
Please refer to “SCUN Recruitment Notice on Introduction of High-level Talents”&“Supportive Measures for Introduction of High-level Talents of SCUN” for further information: http://www.scuec.edu.cn/zzrsb/.
Ⅳ. Application Documents
1. Curriculum vitae.
2. Overview of academic achievements, including a statement of research interest.
3. Major work plan after recruitment. Candidates should submit the above-mentioned application documents to the E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ⅴ. Contact Information
For detailed information, please contact Human Resources Department, South-Central University for Nationalities.
Address:No.182, Minzu Road, Hongshan District, Wuhan, Hubei Province, P. R. China.
Tel: 86-27-67842183 Fax: 86-27-67842195
To meet the demand of disciplinary construction and talents cultivation, we sincerely invite high-level talents at home and abroad to join us. The university provides preferential policies to employed talents. We will offer you a favorable working, developing and living environment. Welcome to join us!