2017 International Youth Scholars Forum (Zhuhai Campus, SYSU) Philosophy Sub-forum Organized by the Dept. of Phil. (Zhuhai)
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. Established in 2015, the Department of Philosophy (Zhuhai) has professors and research fellows from around the world, with doctorates from Havard University, University of Chicago, KU Leuven, Aix-Marseille University, University of Helsinki, Trinity College Dublin, University of York, University of Innsbruck, and Renmin University of China.
The philosophy sub-forum aims to bring together young scholars in related research fields from China and abroad for exploring the frontiers of research topics, tracking hot academic issues, and promoting academic exchanges and cooperation. Meanwhile, the Forum will provide opportunities for talent recruitment, furthering the University’s goal of bringing top-level international talents into the University.
Scholars of “100 Top Talents Program”
The applicants should respect academic ethics. Dedication to work, good team spirit and communication skills in international cooperation and exchange are also essentials. Meanwhile, the applicants should meet one of the following conditions:
1) Experts and scholars with high academic attainments and outstanding achievements in relevant fields.
2) Academic leaders and specialists with advanced professional level in relevant disciplinary fields.
3) Ph.D. degree holders with good qualities and great development potentials and graduated from prestigious universities or research institutes at home and abroad, or tutored by famous professors. Applicants shall be under 40 years old.
Basic Requirements: abide by laws of the State and observe rules and regulations of the University; comply with academic norms; possess a rigorous attitude of scholarship; pay heed to teamwork; dedicated and responsible; possess the knowledge, capability and accomplishment required by the respective post; and meet either of the following requirements:
For Distinguished Researcher: lecturer, assistant professor or of equivalent or higher positions at domestic/overseas prestigious colleges/universities or research institutes.
For Distinguished Associate Researcher: excellent doctor or post-doctor at domestic/overseas prestigious colleges/universities or research institutes.
Ph. D degree holders with good qualities and relevantly high academic and research ability.
Applicants shall be under 35 years old, and graduated within two years of Ph. D degree.
Date and venue
Venue: Sun Yat-sen University, Zhuhai Campus
Please register online through the following website: http://survey.sysu.edu.cn/en.
Please send your resume to Ms Han (firstname.lastname@example.org) after your registration at the website.
The confirmation letter will be sent within two weeks after registration through the online system.
Travel and accommodation
The accommodation and meals will be arranged by the University, and the travelling expenses will be reimbursed by the University.
Ms Heng HAN
Tel: 0756-3668280, 13326614222
Correspondent Address: Department of Philosophy (Zhuhai), Sun Yat-sen University, Tangjia Bay, 519082 Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, P. R. China.