Academic jobs



A fast growing university with big ambitions
We are looking for a number of talented academics from around the world to join our team and help us grow our reputation for excellent teaching and research.


Department of Chemistry

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Chemistry


Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professorship in Electrical/Electronic Engineering


Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)

Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Data Science


Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Artificial Intelligence


Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Computer Systems


Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Cognitive Robotics and Autonomous Systems


Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity


Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Big Data Computing, Advanced Systems and Analytics


Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Advanced Systems and Analytics



Department of Earth and Space Sciences

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Planetary Sciences


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Geophysics


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Geodesy


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Space Physics



Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering



Institute for Advanced Studies in Social Sciences

Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Social Sciences (Science, Technology and Society)


Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Social Sciences (Environmental Studies)


Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Social Sciences (New Media and Visual Culture)


Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Social Sciences (Globalization)



Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor - Mechanical Engineering


Chair Professor - Mechanical Engineering


Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor - Energy Engineering


Chair Professor - Energy Engineering



School of Environmental Science and Engineering

Tenure Track/Tenured Faculty Position in Environmental Science


Tenure Track/Tenured Faculty Position in Environmental Engineering



Department of Biology

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Cell Biology


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Biochemistry


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Molecular Biology


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Developmental Biology and Genetics


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Bioinformatics


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Systems Biology


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Quantitative Biology


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Biomedical Research


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Neuroscience


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Cognitive and Behavioral science


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Plant Science


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Biomedical Engineering



Department of Finance

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Financial Engineering and Technology


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Insurance and Actuarial Science


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Finance



SUSTech Medical School for Advanced Study

Faculty Position in Physiology


Faculty Position in Neurobiology


Faculty Position in Genetics


Faculty Position in Immunology


Faculty Position in Pharmacology


Faculty Position in Tissue Embryology


Faculty Position in Pathology


Faculty Position in Pathophysiology


Faculty Position in Epidemiology


Faculty Position in Basic Medicine


Faculty Position in Clinical Medicine



Recruitment process
1. Application – apply online.
2. Screening – we will review your application (one to seven days)
3. Assessment – our world-renowned experts will assess your CV based on your research and teaching experience (one to two weeks)
4. Interview – shortlisted applicants will be invited to submit academic reports and have an interview with our faculty members (one to four weeks)
5. Review – our academic committee will meet to discuss shortlisted applicants (one to two months)
6. Hire – we will agree the terms and conditions for the role and confirm your start date.