Philosophy Job Openings at Sun Yat‐Sen University (Zhuhai Campus) FACULTY POSITIONS OF ALL RANK, RESEARCH FELLOWS AND POST‐DOCTORS

发布人:高级管理员 发布日期:2017-01-24

Sun Yat‐Sen University is one of China's top universities and has an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Located in Zhuhai, a beautiful coastal city, Zhuhai Campus of Sun Yat‐Sen University is a comfortable place for living, teaching and doing research. Under the support of Zhuhai Government, the University has strategically decided to further enhance the strength of Zhuhai campus and aims to build it into a dynamic campus with national excellenceand international recognition. In addition to 7 established schools, Zhuhai campus will establish 12 new schools and departments, including History, Philosophy, Chinese, Law, Government, Life Sciences, Geography, Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy, Chemical Engineering and Technology, and Atmospheric Sciences.


The Department of Philosophy (Guangzhou Campus) at Sun Yat‐Sen University has a proud history of intellectual rigor and offers a vibrant research and teaching environment, having research strength especially in logic and Marxism. It is home to some of the most outstanding researchers and teachers in China and the world, and regularly hosts prominent visitors and international colloquia. Parallel to Philosophy at Guangzhou Campus, the Department of Philosophy at Zhuhai Campus intends to develop its own research strength, in particular, in political philosophy, religious studies, comparative philosophy, and comparative religion, with an emphasis on interdisciplinary inquiry and multicultural understanding.


As one of the 19 major schools and departments of Zhuhai Campus, the Department of Philosophy invites qualified applications for faculty positions of all rank, research fellows and post‐doctors. The successful applicants will possess a PhD in philosophy or closely related discipline from an internationally recognized and reputable university. Fresh PhDs are encouraged to apply; however, preference will be given to those with relevant university teaching andresearch experience. The AOS is open, though the department will look favorably, but not exclusively, on candidates who can demonstrate their expertise on political philosophy (Westernand Non‐Western), world religions (Western and Non‐Western), comparative philosophy, and comparative religion. Though teaching is primarily in Chinese, English can be the language of instruction and communication. Bilingual candidates will be highly regarded. Sun Yat‐SenUniversity will provide competitive salaries and allowances.


The application package should include a cover letter, a downloadable application form, a detailed CV, a brief description of research activities and courses taught in the past five years, and the names and contact details of three referees. Applications are considered till positions are filled. Please send your submission to Ms. HAN Heng (


Chairperson: Prof. CEHN Jianhong(陈建洪)   



Contact: Ms. HAN Heng (韩珩)             


Phone No.: 86‐756-366-8855