Teaching Stream Faculty Positions in Mathematics

March 26, 2024

Job Description

Type: Full-Time


Full time

Sichuan University-Pittsburgh Institute (SCUPI), located in Chengdu, China, invites applications to fill a few faculty
positions (either tenure or non-tenure track) in Mathematics at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. The position is to start from
the 2024 Fall Semester.

Terms of employment, including salary, relocation, and start-up packages are competitive and on par with
similar offers by universities in North America.


1. Applicants should have a
Ph.D. degree by the time of hire and must be able to teach basic math courses such as calculus (both in single variable and multivariable),
linear algebra, and differential equations. Expertise in one or more of the following areas of mathematics: applied mathematics, probability
and mathematical statistics, data sciences, data analytics, and data mining is preferable.

2. Effective oral and written
communication in English is required, as English is the official language of the Institute.

3. Successful applicants should have the
ability to build externally funded research programs, as well as contributions to the teaching missions of the Institute.


Qualified applicants should submit their applications to facultysearch@scupi.cn.

The application should include the
following materials in PDF form:

Please note that incomplete applications will not be

a. Curriculum Vitae

b. Statement of Teaching Interests

c. Name and Contact Information of at
least three references

Review of applications will continue until the position is 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 1025 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.