Northeast Institute of Geography and Agroecology (IGA) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), located in Changchun city ,Jilin Province, was merged with Changchun Institute of Geography, CAS and Heilongjiang Institute of Agricultural Modernization in 2002. As a national comprehensive research institute focusing on geography, agriculture, ecology, environmental sciences and technology, IGA aims to provide a foundational, strategic and prospective contribution to the country in food safety, ecological security and China’s program on revitalizing the old industrial base of the northeast. The key research fields of IGA cover agroecology, wetland ecology, remote sensing and GIS, environmental science and regional development. Based on the rules of the 100-talent program initiative plan by CAS, as well as the general design of the institute distinct research fields in combination with “13.5” program, IGA is now recruiting “100-talent-program”academic generalship (Type A) all over the world to join IGA as deputy academic director.
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Deputy Director (academic)
a. To improve academic strategic planning of the institute facing to the national strategic demands and the forefront of world sciences and technology. And to organize the implementation as requested by CAS.
b. To understand academic foreground developments and direction quite well, and to carry out the related work matching with three basic directions of CAS.
c. To organize and lead the fellow researchers to promote the output of great innovation achievements based on the strategy scheme and forward-looking layout view of the PI.
d. To organize actively the international academic exchange programs so as to improve the power of group all over the world, besides the contribution to the growth of young researchers.
a.The applicants should have professor experiences or equivalent in international well-known university or research institutes.
b.The applicants should have great academic achievement and widespread impact in Agro-ecology, as well as a good reputation among the international counterparts.
c.The applicants should have a strong organizing ability as a group leader.
d.The applicants should carry out forward scientific spirits, observe academic norms, abide by professional ethics, and be honest and trustworthy.
Qualified person recruited as a senior scientist and doctoral supervisor will get a yearly payment 350,000 RMB.
IGA will provide housing subsidy or a house about 120 m2 and the start-up scientific research allowance no less than 1,500,000 RMB.
IGA will offer experimental conditions and research assistants, and other necessary facilities necessary for the group.
b. From the start of recruiting day, all applicants are welcome to apply. The candidate who succeeds in appropriate vetting process will be notified the reply time and address.
c. The candidates should provide a 3000-word report and an oral presentation within 50 min, including:
1. A brief self introduction and academic accomplishemnt.
2. The presentation will contain your understanding of the positioning, philosophy, S&T layout, and strategy for the development of IGA in light of “special institute strategy ”planning and initiatives.
3. Your advantages and shortcomings.
Please email your applications to the Human Resources Department and confirm by telephone.
Contact persons：Liu Yunda , Guo Lin
Detailed recruitment regulation is in accordance with the CAS requirement.
Please refer to : http://www.pe.cas.cn/zcgz/rcc_zcgz/rcjh/rcyj/201506/t20150603_4368181.html
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