Wuhan University’s Recruitment Program for Foreign Academics

I. The National One ThousandForeign Experts Project

Requirements:

1. Candidates must be non-Chinese professors (or equivalent positions) at prestigious foreign higher education or scientific research institutions;

2. Candidates must be willing to commit for at least three consecutive years to working at Wuhan University and absent no more than nine months each year from the University;

3. Candidates must be 65 years or younger;

4. Candidates must have a specialty in one of the following fields: Mechanics, Engineering and Material Science, Bio-medical Engineering and Simulation, Geotechnical and Rock Engineering, Three-D Printing, Water Resources and Drainage, Environmental Engineering, Physical and Mathematical Science, Mechanical Engineering.

 

Salary & Benefits:

1. Successful candidates will receive a yearly salary between 1,000,000 to 1,200,000 CNY (aprox. 158,500 to 190,200 U.S. Dollars);

2. Candidates will also be given a 3,000,000 to 5,000,000 CNY (approx. 475,600 to 792,700 U.S. Dollars) three-year national science research grant;

3. Candidates will receive a subsidy of 1,000,000 CNY (approx. 158,500 U.S. Dollars) from the national government;

4. Candidates will also be entitled to either a housing allowance of 300,000 to 500,000 CNY (approx. 47,600 to 79,300 U.S. dollars) or an apartment offered by Wuhan University;

 

II. The National High-end Foreign Experts Recruitment Project Requirements:

Requirements:

1. Candidates must be non-Chinese professors (or an equivalent position) at prestigious foreign higher education or scientific research institutions;

2. Candidates must be willing to agree to one of the following time commitments to spend at the University:

a. At least three consecutive years, at least two months each year;

b. At least five months in one year;

c. At least two months in one year;

3. Candidates must be 65 years or younger;

4. Candidates must have a specialty in one of the following fields: Mechanics, Engineering and Material Science, Bio-medical Engineering and Simulation, Geotechnical and Rock Engineering, Three-D Printing, Water Resources and Drainage, Environmental Engineering, Physical and Mathematical Science, Mechanical Engineering.


Salary & Benefits:

           1. Successful candidates will be paid a monthly salary between 100,000 to 120,000 CNY (approx. 15,900 to 19,000 U.S. dollars);

           2. Successful candidates will additionally receive an apartment offered by Wuhan University.

 

Any question, please contact us:

Office of Foreign Experts, Office of International Affairs, Wuhan University

Telephone Number: 0086-27-6875 2852

E-mail Address:expert@whu.edu.cn


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