Southwest University (SWU) is a key comprehensive university directly affiliated to the Ministry of Education, a university included by the construction of “211 Projects” and Innovation Platform for Advanced Disciplines of “985 Projects” which is located in Beibei District of Chongqing. The university currently comprises 55 undergraduate programs, 46 master’s programs, 21 doctor’s programs, 22 postdoctoral research stations, 3 national key disciplines, 2 key disciplines with national support, and 37 provincial key disciplines. The university is built with a Beibei National University Science Park, a national key lab, a National Center for Engineering Research, 1 National Key Lab Cultivation Base under joint construction by both the Municipality and the Ministry, 10 key labs of the Ministries of Education and Agriculture, 2 National Field Stations for Scientific Observation, 2 comprehensive experiment stations of the Ministry of Agriculture, 2 field bases of the Ministry of Land and Resources, 3 Research Centers of the Ministry of Education, 2 National Innovation Bases, 3 innovation teams of the Ministry of Education and 1 Key Research Base for Humanity and Society of the Ministry of Education. Among its 2,800 faculty and staff members, there are 1 member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1 members of Chinese Academy of Engineering, 12 professors in National “One Thousand Talents Program”, 9“ Cheung Kong scholars”, 2 recipients of National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, 2 chief scientists of National “973” research Projects, and 14professors in “BaiQianWan Talents Program”. The university got more than 700 national research projects and the research projects and funds increased by33% per year in the past five years. According to statistics of the Essential Science Indicators (ESI) database, in the year of 2015, the total number of citations of papers in 4 disciplines (Chemistry, Botany and zoology, Agricultural Science and Material Science) of Southwest University entered global top 1 %.
Now, SWU is at the golden time for comprehensively deepening the overall reform and speeding up the process of internationalization.
Thus, you are cordially invited to apply for the academic positions as professor, associate professor or lecturer.