Assistant/Associate Professor/Full Professor of Atmospheric Sciences work at NANJING UNIVERSITY OF INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Applications are invited for seven full work day Assistant/Associate Professor/Full Professor of Atmospheric Sciences in the School of Atmospheric Sciences, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST).

Description:

The School of Atmospheric Sciences (SAS) of Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST) was developed from the Department of Meteorology of the Nanjing Institute of Meteorology (the predecessor of NUIST) when it was established in 1960. The school offers a B.Sc. in Atmospheric Sciences and Master’s and PhD programs in Meteorology and in Climate System and Climate Change. There is also a Postdoctoral Research Center in Atmospheric Sciences. The Atmospheric Science discipline ranked first in the national subject evaluations conducted by the Ministry of Education (MOE) of China in 2012 and 2017 (rated as A+). Known as the “cradle of Chinese meteorological talents”, NUIST has cultivated almost half of the meteorological professionals for the Chinese meteorological industry. Through the International Joint Laboratory on Climate Change and the Environment (one of the first three authorized by the MOE), SAS has established partnerships with leading universities and research institutions such as Harvard University, Yale University, University of Wisconsin, University of Hawaii, Florida State University, The University of Cambridge, the University of Reading, the University of Manchester, the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI) and the Japan Agency for the Development of Marine Science and Technology (JAMSTEC).

The post office is based in the modern city of Nanjing, the capital of Jiangsu Province, with easy access to public transportation, international airports, convenience stores, hospitals, and more.

Main Responsibilities:

Seven Assistant/Associate Professor/Full Professor positions in Atmospheric Sciences are being applied for. Research expertise can be in any basic or applied area of ‚Äč‚Äčatmospheric science. Successful candidates will be expected to teach courses and conduct research in atmospheric science including climate dynamics, climate simulation, climate change, weather meteorology and mesoscale meteorology, numerical weather prediction and model development, development of climate models, climate prediction and assessment, and climate application.

Face Specification:

Substantial

  • PhD or equivalent degree in atmospheric science or related field
  • Appropriate research experience and capabilities in the atmospheric sciences
  • High level of English language proficiency
  • Opportunity to teach atmospheric science courses
  • Publication of at least 3 articles in JCR Q1 & Q2 journals or other equivalent journals

Desirable

  • Postdoctoral experience
  • Teaching experience in climate dynamics, climate simulation, climate change, weather and mesoscale meteorology, numerical weather prediction and model development, climate model development, climate prediction and assessment, and climate application
  • University level teaching experience

Salary:

Annual salary of RMB 350,000-1,000,000 (before tax), with an establishment allowance of RMB 100,000+ (RMB) depending on qualifications and experience;

Social Security;

International travel allowance of RMB 10,000-15,000 per year.

Salary and social benefits are negotiable for outstanding candidates.

How to apply

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, scanned copy of passport image, and the names, titles, and contact information of at least two references.

Application materials should be sent to Ms. Liu Ling at [email protected], copy to: Ms. Chelsea at [email protected] in Word or PDF format.

End date: June 30, 2023

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