Job Opportunities

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in physics, with a strong background and an excellent track record in research. The successful candidates are expected to spearhead world-class research programs, teach classes at both undergraduate and graduate levels, and contribute to the development of first-class scientific capabilities in the Department of Physics and the State Key Laboratory of Surface Physics at Fudan University. This appointment is part of a program to broaden our research base while strengthening and complementing existing excellence and expertise. This is an unprecedented opportunity for strongly motivated candidates to pursue independent research, engage in broad international collaboration, and advance the state-of-the-art research and education in physics.

All newly hired faculty members will be provided the necessary startup resource and research infrastructures. Annual salaries for regular positions range from 150K to 350K RMB (equivalent to US$23,400-54,700) plus housing compensation and other benefits. Salaries for distinguished chair professors are internationally competitive and are to be separately negotiated in each case.

Applicants should send a cover letter, a curriculum vitae with a publication list, a statement of research and teaching interests, and contact information for at least three references to: Ms. Jin Miao, Department of Physics, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China or by e-mail to and copy to: Applications are welcome until the positions are filled.