ACADEMIC POSITIONS

The Center of Advanced Quantum Studies (CAQS), Beijing Normal University, China, invites applications for tenured/tenure-track faculty positions and postdoctoral positions in theoretical, computational and experimental condensed matter physics, lithium ion batteries area including electrode material,solid electrolyte, all solid battery and related areas. Outstanding candidates in all other research areas including high energy physics are also invited to apply.

Attached to the Department of Physics, CAQS is a new research institute founded by the Beijing Normal University in 2015. The Center has a total of 25 permanent positions (tenured and tenure-track faculty members) and some research positions (postdoctoral fellows) open for applications.

Positions and Qualifications

We are seeking exceptional candidates for all levels of faculty positions, including distinguished chair professors, tenure-track associate and assistant professors. Faculty candidates should have a strong track record of active and outstanding research, and have the capability to lead a research group with graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. We are also seeking qualified candidates for postdoctoral positions.

Salary and Benefits

All newly hired faculty members will be provided with the necessary startup fund and research infrastructures. Annual salaries for regular positions are internationally competitive (for example 400,000RMB/year for tenure-track associate professorship).

To Apply

Applicants should send the full curriculum vitae, a statement of research interest, a publication list (with 5 key papers identified) and three letters of recommendation to the Director of CAQS, Professor Ke Xia at kexia@bnu.edu.cn.