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School of Applied Meteorology

Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology
School of Applied Meteorology
Recruitment Announcement

Introduction
The forerunner of School of Applied Meteorology in Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST) is the Department of Agricultural Meteorology and was founded by the famous agricultural meteorologist—Mr. Feng Xiuzao in 1960. Master's Degree was granted in 1978 and Doctor's Degree in 2003. Currently, the school covers bachelor's disciplines including Applied Meteorology, Agricultural Resources and Environment and two doctorate branches: Applied Meteorology, Biology. Applied Meteorology is the key discipline of China Meteorology Administration and the second batch of national specialty discipline. The school has built up several teaching and research laboratories such as Agro-meteorological Experimental Station under the guide of CMA, Key Laboratory of Agricultural Meteorology in Jiangsu Province, Applied Meteorology Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center in Jiangsu Province, Terrestrial Carbon Water Cycle and Climate Change Research Center, Agricultural Resources and Environmental Analysis Laboratory, Information Technology Laboratory of Agricultural Resources and Environment and Joint Scientific Test Base of Drought in East China and so on.
For more information about the school, please visit: http://en.nuist.edu.cn/AboutusSAM.jhtml.

I. Positions:
We are looking for:
16 Academic Leaders and Academic Elite
Professional Areas: Ecology, Agricultural Meteorology, Wind Resource Assessment, Resources and Environment, Remote Sensing and Urban Meteorology

II. Requirements and Remuneration:
(1) Academic Leaders:
A qualified candidate should 1) be in good health and under the age of 55, regardless of nationality (The age limit can be appropriately relaxed for the excellent candidates and there is no age limit for those who won major international awards); 2) be a person of integrity, professionalism, strong organization and coordination ability, and team spirit; 3) hold an overseas doctoral degree and a minimum of three years overseas working experience, or hold a postdoctoral degree for a minimum of five years; 4) have profound academic attainments and outstanding scientific research achievements in the last five years;
Qualified candidates will be offered settling-in allowance and an annual salary of 200,000 – 2,000,000 RMB. Both the settling-in allowance and annual salary can be negotiable once the approximate range is determined according to the relevant policies of the University.
(2) The Academic Elite:
A qualified candidate should 1) be in good health and under the age of 40, regardless of nationality; 2) be a person of integrity, professionalism, strong organization and coordination ability, and team spirit; 3) hold an overseas doctoral degree or a post-doctoral degree for a minimums of two years; 4) have profound academic attainments and outstanding scientific research achievements in the last five years;
Qualified candidates will be offered settling-in allowance and an annual salary of 150,000-600,000 RMB. Both the settling-in allowance and annual salary can be negotiable once the approximate range is determined according to the relevant policies of the university.
(3) Team Recruitment:
Priority will be given to the team with the same professional field. The team members should be more than three people. The team leader should meet the requirements of academic leaders and the team members should meet the requirements of academic elite.

III. Application Procedure:
1. Applications will be accepted from January 1, 2013 to February 20, 2013.
2. Either electronic or hard copy of applications is acceptable. Applicants are encouraged to visit our school in person.
3. Applicants will need to provide the following materials:
(1) “High-level Candidates Registration Form of Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology”, which can be downloaded at the Download Center on the website of Human Resource Department of NUIST;
(2) Photocopies of Diploma, Education Degree and Appointment Letter;
(3) A list of main achievements in teaching and research, and photocopies of five representative publications in the recent five years;
(4) A list of projects that the candidate has conducted and participated in and photocopies of awards;
(5) Research plans, expected objectives and expected annual salary.

Please submit the above materials via email to carolstt@gmail.com
Contact person: Shi Tingting
Tel: +86-25-58695706
Address: School of Applied Meteorology, Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology, No.219, Ningliu Road, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.
Postal Code: 210044


                                                                  School of Applied Meteorology,
                            Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology
                                        December 2012