Director of Key Laboratory of Metabolism and Molecular Medicine, Ministry of Education,
Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University
Fudan University is one of China’s key universities which are affiliated to the Ministry of Education. It was also included in the country’s construction plan of world-class universities and first-class disciplines.The Key Laboratory of was founded in 2001 based on the former Department of Molecular Genetics which was established in 1988 as the name of Molecular Medicine of Ministry of Education. In 2014 it was changed to the Key Laboratory Metabolism and Molecular Medicine of Ministry of Education. The Key Laboratory has also passed the evaluations three times with high grades, which were organized by the Ministry of Education in 2005, 2010 and 2016.
Now, according to the requirement of the Ministry of Education, the Key Laboratory of Metabolism and Molecular Medicine of Ministry of Education will recruit a new director around the world. The applicant will fit to the conditions listed below:
The applicant who intends to apply for the directorship of Key Laboratory of Metabolism and Molecular Medicine must fulfill the following requirements:
l Research area: lipid metabolism and metabolic disorders, translational research of epigenetic regulation and metabolic disorders in related area.
l (Overseas applicants) Hold professorship or associate professorship in an internationally well-known university or research institute.
l (Domestic applicants) Hold a professorship in a nationally well-known university in China. Be preferred if being a recipient of National Outstanding Youth Fund or "Changjiang Scholarship".
l Be preferred with the sense of teamwork and management experience.
l Be healthy and younger than 55 years old.
l Must work full-time (minimum 9 months per year) during the contract period.
Applicants should submit application materials both in hard copy and digital version, including:
l Full C. V. with following information: application position, name, gender, birth date, current academic and administrative position, education, employment history, research areas, major accomplishment in academia, professional services and committee work, recent personal photo, corresponding methods (office telephone, mobile, fax, Email and mailing address), and handwritten signature.
l Statement of preliminary five-year working plan for the key lab.
l Full consideration will be given to applications received by November 7, 2017.
l Salary and benefit will be commensurate with the rule of Fudan University.
l An interview will be required after the primary qualification evaluation by the Advisory Committee of Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University. The appointment of finalist will be subject to the approval of Ministry of Education, P. R. China.
Please send applications to: