Teaching Stream Faculty Position – Computer Science

March 25, 2024

Job Description

Job Type :



Sichuan University-Pittsburgh
Institute (SCUPI), located in Chengdu, China, invites applications for full-time, non-tenure track teaching faculty at the rank of
Assistant/Associate/Full Teaching Professor in Computer Science. These non-tenure-line faculty positions are
primarily for teaching. Engagement in scholarly research is not required, though encouraged. Positions are expected to begin in the academic
year 2024-2025. Terms of employment, including salary, relocation, and start-up packages are competitive and on par with similar offers by
universities in North America.


  1. Candidates must have either:
    1. A Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field. Candidates who focus on areas like quantum
      computing and cloud computing are preferred.
    2. A master’s degree and 4 years of relevant professional experience.
    3. Candidates
      with superb communication skills or teaching/training experience are strongly invited to apply.
  2. Effective oral and
    written communication in English is required, as English is the official language of the Institute.


To apply, please submit the following materials to facultysearch@scupi.cn :

Please note that incomplete applications will not be

  1. Curriculum vitae
  2. Statement of Teaching includes subject areas and courses that the candidate is
    qualified to teach
  3. Name and contact information of at least three references

We encourage candidates to send
applications as soon as possible. The review process will continue
until the positions are filled.


SCUPI is an academic entity jointly established by Sichuan University and the University of
Pittsburgh. Approved by China’s Ministry of Education in 2014, SCUPI is one of the large-scale partnerships between a top US
university and a top-rate Chinese university. SCUPI now enrolls around 850 undergraduate students in five majors, including Computer
Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. The
technical curricula of SCUPI comply fully with those taught at the Swanson School of Engineering (SSOE) and the School of Computing and
Information (SCI) of the University of Pittsburgh. SCUPI will continue to grow in size and discipline. Along with this strategic plan, a new
SCUPI building is near completion. This new space and facilities will offer vast opportunities for innovations in education, research, and
career development. Faculty and students benefit from the resources, support, and diverse environment fostered by Sichuan University, the
University of Pittsburgh, and other partnering institutions around the globe.