Soochow University (苏州大学) is a public university in Suzhou (Soochow), China. The institution is part of the Chinese Ministry of Education’s Project 211. U.S. News & World Report ranked Soochow University 388th in the world, 19th in Greater China, and 53rd in Asia. Sixty-two miles northwest of Shanghai, Suzhou is a major city located in southeastern Jiangsu Province of East China. The city’s canals, stone bridges, pagodas, and meticulously designed gardens have contributed to its status as one of the top tourist attractions in China and Asia.
The College of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Soochow University invites applications for a faculty position in Pharmaceutical Analysis at the rank of Associate Professor, which is available in newly establishing lab, Mass Spectrometric Multi-Omics Center for Clinical Glycobiology. Promotion to full professor is expected after performance evaluation. The anticipated start date for this position is Fall 2020 or Spring 2021.
The applicants should have experience with inorganic molecular synthesis, drug and/or vaccine development a plus. Knowledge or experience on performing mass spectrometry, gas and/or liquid chromatography is preferred but not necessary. The successful candidate will be expected to establish, maintain and direct an externally funded research program in Clinical Glycobiology; provide service to the department and college. Applicants must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as outstanding interpersonal and organizational skills as a team.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Biology, at least 2-3 years of postdoctoral training in an academic research laboratory, published peer-reviewed articles in high-impact journals. Candidates should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a research summary, and a description of proposed research electronically to Dr Shuang Yang at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally, applicants should arrange for three letters of reference to be e-mailed to the College of Pharmaceutical Sciences at email@example.com, specifically indicating the field for which the applicant is applying. Applications will be held in strict and remain in consideration until the position is filled.
A comprehensive benefits package is available and implemented in accordance with Soochow University policy. Salary and subsidiary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.