Faculty positions in School of Information Science and Technology (New)


Tenure-Track and Tenured Positions

Schoolof Information Science and Technology (SIST) 

ShanghaiTech University invites highly qualified candidates to fillmultiple tenure-track/tenured faculty positions as its core founding team inthe School of Information Science and Technology (SIST). We seek candidateswith exceptional academic records or demonstrated strong potentials in allcutting-edge research areas of information science and technology. They must befluent in English. English-based overseas academic training or background ishighly desired.

ShanghaiTech is founded as a world-class research university for trainingfuture generations of scientists, entrepreneurs, and technical leaders.Boasting a new modern campus in Zhangjiang Hightech Park of cosmopolitanShanghai, ShanghaiTech shall trail-blaze a new education system in China.Besides establishing and maintaining a world-class research profile, facultycandidates are also expected to contribute substantially to both graduate andundergraduate educations. 

Academic Disciplines:

Candidates in allareas of information science and technology shall be considered. Ourrecruitment focus includes, but is not limited to:  computer architecture, softwareengineering, database, computer security, VLSI, solid state and nanoelectronics, RF electronics, signalprocessing, networking, information theory, communication, control,optimization,security, computational foundations, big data analytics, data mining,visualization, computer vision, bio-inspired computing systems, powerelectronics, power systems, machine and motor drive, power management IC aswell as inter-disciplinary areas involving information science and technology. 

Compensation and Benefits:

Salary and startup funds are highly competitive, commensurate withexperience and academic accomplishment. We also offer a comprehensive benefitpackage to employees and eligible dependents, including on-campus housing. Allregular ShanghaiTech faculty members will join its new tenure-track system inaccordance with international practice for progress evaluation and promotion. 


- Strong research productivity and demonstrated potentials;
- Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science,Statistics, Applied Math, or related field);
- A minimum relevant (including PhD) research experience of 4 years.


Submit (in English, PDFversion) a cover letter, a 2-page research plan, a CV plus copies of 3 mostsignificant publications, and names of three referees to: sist@shanghaitech.edu.cn. For more information,visit http://sist.shanghaitech.edu.cn/2017/0426/c2865a23763/page.htm

Deadline:  March 31, 2019

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