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School of Remote Sensing

Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology
School of Remote Sensing
Recruitment Announcement

Introduction
School of Remote Sensing in Nanjng University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST) has four departments including Department of Resource Environment and Urban Planning, Department of Geographic Information System, Department of Remote Sensing Science and Technology and Department of Surveying Engineering as well as six research institutes mainly on six research areas: global change and regional planning, surface environmental parameters remote sensing, development and utilization of resources, development of application software, information integration and fusion and disaster prevention and mitigation. Besides, there are many teaching and research platforms like 3S Integration and Meteorological Application Laboratory, China-U.S. Remote Sensing Laboratory, Teaching Demonstration Center of Remote Sensing Applications in Jiangsu, Remote Sensing Information Engineering Experimental Platform in Jiangsu and Digital Surveying Engineering Practice Education Centre. The Discipline Geography is key program in Jiangsu and key discipline of China Meteorology Administration (CMA). Remote Sensing Science and Technology is a featured specialty in provincial level. At postgraduate level, we offer master’s programs in Geography and 3S and Meteorological Application, and PhD programs in 3S and Meteorological Application.
For more information about the school, please visit: http://en.nuist.edu.cn/AboutSRS.jhtml.

I. Positions:
We are looking for:
18 Discipline Leading Talents/Academic Leaders and Academic Elite;
Professional Areas: Natural Geography, Human Geography, Cartography and Geographic Information System, Remote Sensing Science and Technology and Surveying and Mapping

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 xnzeng191@nuist.edu.cn
Contact person: Mr. Zeng
Tel: +86-25-58731191
Address: School of Remote Sensing, Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology, No.219, Ningliu Road, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.
Postal Code: 210044


                                                                      School of Remote Sensing,
                             Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology
                                        December 2012