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Multiple Faculty Positions in the Center for Pain Medicine

Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech), Center for Pain Medicine

Job Title: Multiple Faculty Positions in the Center for Pain Medicine
Job Location: Shenzhen
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Health sciences, nursing, kinesiology
Medicine, dentistry, pharmacy
Biology/biotechnology/life sciences
Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Date Posted: 2017-10-10
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Multiple Faculty Positions in the Center for Pain Medicine
Southern University of Science and Technology

Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is a public university founded in the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone of China.  It is intended to be a top-tier international university that excels in interdisciplinary research, nurturing innovative talents and delivering new knowledge to the world. Under a visionary leadership and with an outstanding faculty trained globally, SUSTech is determined to fulfill its goal of building a world-class institution of higher education and cutting-edge research with broad societal impacts, contributing to the advancement of science and technology in an increasingly global economy. SUSTech Center for Pain Medicine£Ĵofficially fund on March 31, 2017, is the first and only materialized center and department of pain medicine in Chinese high education system. This center will combine basic and clinical research, high education and training, clinical pain management, etc. This center will have an institute of pain neurobiology, two clinical centers for pain management, one center for pain education and more later.

SUSTech Center for Pain Medicine invites applications for a number of open-rank faculty positions from outstanding scientists working on neural network or biological mechanisms of gene regulation with the potential to improve the understanding and treatment of chronic pain. We are seeking applicants with expertise and experience in wide scope areas related to pain medicine, including, but not limited to, neuroscience, neurobiology and psychology of acute and chronic pain. Background with electrophysiology, functional genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics, computational modeling, RNA biology, single cell biology, chemical biology, molecular evolution, cancer research, and etc. are all welcomed.

In addition, there are several postdoctoral positions available immediately.

Job Requirements

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in the relevant disciplines, preferably with an excellent postdoctoral training in a closely related field, and a strong record of research accomplishment.

Previous experimental and/or theoretical experience in Pain Medicine and Neuroscience is favorable.

The successful candidates will be expected to develop vigorous research programs and teach undergraduate and graduate students, as well as mentor postdoctoral fellows, and engage in collaborative and interdisciplinary projects with other faculty members at SUSTech. Applicants will be considered at the ranks of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

The university will provide internationally competitive annual salary, start-up fund, housing allowance and other benefits. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to the Thousand Talents Programor the Youth Thousand Talents Program with assistance from SUSTech. Please visit the website below for more information.

Information and Application Process Instructions

All applications should send a cover letter, a curriculum vitae with a publication list, names of three potential referees, outline of present and planned research, in one pdf file to Ms. Mingzhu Zhai ( Enquiries about the positions and perspectives should be addressed to Prof. Dr. Xuejun Song (

When inquiring or applying for these positions, please also reference

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities at the Southern University of Science and Technology and at other institutions of higher education in the region on

To obtain more information or to submit your resume you can contact Prof. Dr. Xuejun Song as shown below. If you apply for this position, please say you saw it first on Thank you.

Prof. Dr. Xuejun Song
No.1008, Xueyuan Blvd, Xili, Nanshan
Shenzhen 518055

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