We are always seeking enthusiastic and talented Research Professors, Post-doc Research Associates, Research Assistants and graduate (PhD or Master) candidates.

Candidates are suggested to send your CV (PDF) to liuj9@sustech.edu.cn and cc to dengxh@mail.sustech.edu.cn. The subject of the email should be "school of graduation + name + position applied for". 


Recruitment of Research Professors/ Post-doc (3 positions available)

The successful candidate will be responsible for building up cutting-edge research in the area of biomimetic soft materials. Focus will be within polymer materials, interfacial engineering, additive construction and bio-applications to solve those challenges in human-machine interfaces. Tasks will involve working within a research group consisting master/PhD students and young researchers, and build strong collaboration across the SUSTech departments as well as with other international partners in both academic institutions and industry.

1. Qualifications

  1. Candidates must hold a PhD degree (or equivalent), as well as academic qualifications equivalent to those obtained by holding aposition as a researcher or postdoc.
  2. Applicants must possess and document strong qualificationsin research demonstrated through publications and citations in international scientific journals, and through successful collaborations and projects. The candidate must have a background in material engineering.
  3. The applicant is expected to have strong competences within some of the following topics:
  • Biomimetic materials· Nano-materials (i.e.colloids, carbon based nanomaterials)
  • 3D printing
  • Polymer synthesis
  • Ceramic synthesis and processing
  • Soft materials
  • Tissue engineering

2. Benefits & Culture

   We offer our staff with:

  • competitive salary packaging and start funding;
  • internationalized and relax working environment (working language is English);
  • professional administration support.

3. Enquiries

To apply for or obtain further information about the positions, applicants are invited to contact Dr. Ji Liu at liuj9@sustc.edu.cn.  All applicants need to provide the following documents:

  • a cover letter;
  • a detailed curriculum vitae;
  • a research proposal;
  • a list of at least three referees.


Recruitment of Research Assistants (2 positions available)


  • Excellent undergraduate and postgraduate students majoring in soft materials and related majors (polymer/material/chemistry/mechanics/engineering);
  • Familiar with the basic operation of material synthesis and preparation, and strong hands-on ability;
  • Interested and enthusiastic in scientific research;
  • Diligent, and good team worker;
  • English proficiency, i.e. good scientific reading and writing.

To apply, applicants are invited to contact Dr. Ji Liu at liuj9@sustc.edu.cn with the following documents:

  • a cover letter;
  • a detailed curriculum vitae;
  • a summary of previous research experience/projects.


Recruitment of Graduate candidates (2 positions available)

If you are willing to conduct graduate studies with our group, you are always welcome to contact Dr. Liu directly. 



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