Employment of Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor of Marine Engineering with ZHEJIANG UNIVERSITY

About Zhejiang University

Located in the historic and scenic city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang University is a prestigious institution of higher learning with a long history. Qiushi Academy, the predecessor of Zhejiang University, was founded in 1897 and was one of the first modern academies of higher learning established in China.

Zhejiang University focuses on diligent study and research, as well as scientific and technological innovation. It has launched a number of high-level international academic platforms and brought together high-level masters, scholars and research teams in various disciplines. In recent years, Zhejiang University maintains a leading position in China in production indicators, including publications, patents, etc., and has made many important achievements in science, technology , humanities and social sciences. Zhejiang University always takes the initiative to meet national and regional needs and strives to become an influential source of high-level innovation and a pool of talent.

ocean college

Ocean College specializes in research areas and specializations in the following areas: Physical Oceanography, Fluid Mechanics/Fluid Dynamics, Marine Remote Sensing, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Marine Chemistry, Ocean Environment, Marine Biology, Ocean Engineering, Ocean Resource Exploration, Shipbuilding, Underwater Vehicle, Underwater Technology/Underwater Technology, Underwater Acoustics, Mechatronics Engineering, Port, Coastal and Offshore Engineering, Hydraulics and River Dynamics. (see college website here)

Zhejiang University New Hundred Talents Program

The new “New Hundred Talents” program aims to attract outstanding scholars both at home and abroad. For those recruited through this program, the university must adopt an international academic standard and procedure — the tenure track system.

The university plans to recruit distinguished scholars from China and abroad under the “Hundred Talents Program”. Sufficient funds are available for this program to ensure scholars have a supportive academic environment and optimal working and living conditions so that they can devote themselves to academic research and the advancement of their fields.


  1. One who holds this position must be committed to high quality teaching and meet the educational requirements of the school or department concerned.
  2. The person holding this position must be engaged in high-level research, implement new developments in the academic discipline, make influential achievements in relevant fields, strengthen their own international academic influence and be an active academic member at the level international.
  3. The person holding this position should facilitate international academic communication and research cooperation, build an international reputation, and strive to become a leading figure in the academic discipline.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  1. The candidate must hold a doctorate from a world-renowned university and have reached the level of assistant or associate professor (or an equivalent title) in an internationally renowned university.
  2. Candidate should be a proactive, professional learner with teamwork skills. At the same time, he or she should have the ability to conduct research independently.
  3. The candidate must be a top talent among their peers and have the potential to become a leader in the field.
  4. Applicant must work full-time at ZJU.


  1. ZJU will provide competitive compensation, including housing allowance.
  2. ZJU will provide the position of young professor ZJU100, qualified to supervise doctoral students.
  3. Those eligible for the talent program can rent a professor’s apartment while employed, and after being tenured, they have the option to apply for the purchase of a designated apartment for those with “talent” status.
  4. Once the application is approved, a research fund will be provided by ZJU, the particular amount of which is to be determined depending on the discipline.
  5. ZJU will provide one-time relocation expenses and actively recommend and assist qualified teachers to apply for youth talent programs or projects at the national, provincial and ministerial levels.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their applications electronically to the contact person. Applicants should include the following documents in PDF format: a full CV, a statement of research objectives and a teaching plan, the full texts of 3 to 5 representative articles or major publications, and a list of 3 to 5 references with detailed contact details.

Request Details

Contact: Ms. Liu

Phone : +86-580-2092529

E-mail: [email protected]

For any other questions, you can send an e-mail to the central human resources at [email protected]

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