Principal Investigator positions available at the Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, Zhejiang University,China

The newly-formed Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, with Zhejiang University being the coordinator, Tsinghua University, the University of Hong Kong and Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention being the core members, has gathered national and international resources and talents in the field of diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. The Center aspires to become one of the world-wide leaders in the field of infectious diseases by conducting cutting-edge research and developing innovative technologies. The Center is currently focusing on five research directions: early warning and prevention of infectious diseases, etiology of infectious diseases, diagnosis of infectious diseases, pathogenesis and molecular mechanisms of infectious diseases, and treatment of infectious diseases.  It is now seeking for top scientists globally at the following three levels:

 

Level I Principal Investigators: world-renowned leaders in the above research directions, with titles such as distinguished full professors at a world-class universityacademicians of CAS, CAE or equivalent;

 

Level II Principal Investigators: well-established experts with titles such as full professors at a world-class university,One-Thousand-Talents Program” scholars or equivalent;

 

Level III Principal Investigators: outstanding young talents with titles such as associate professorstenuredat a world-class university,“Cheung Kong Scholars” or equivalent.

 

Internationally competitive salary, benefits and start-up support will be offered according to qualifications and experience. To apply, please submit application, including a full CV, two recommendation letters from academic leaders in related fields, future research plan to zhq0111@yahoo.com  before June 30, 2013. Both Chinese and non-Chinese nationals are warmly welcome.

 

Contact person: Ms Qiong Zhang

Tel: 86-571-87236426

 

The Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases

Zhejiang University

March 18, 2013