Assistant / Associate / Full Professorships of Engineering

Guangdong Technion Israel Institute of Technology


Position: Assistant, Associate and Full Professorships
Institute: Guangdong Technion Israel Institute of Technology (GTIIT)
Type: Full Time
Area: Mechanical Engineering Program and Centers for Robotics, Sustainable World, Science & Engineering in Health & Medicine.
Location: Shantou, Guangdong Province, China
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Description: Technion – Israel Institute of Technology manages the academics of a new university established in Shantou City, Guangdong Province, China

GTIIT follows the academic model of the Technion campus in Haifa, Israel. It is dedicated to high quality research and education in science and technology. Courses will be taught in English. GTIIT has established undergraduate programs in Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology & Food Engineering and Materials Engineering.

An undergraduate program in Mathematics (major) with Computer science (minor) is expected to start in October 2020. Guangdong Technion branch intends to launch an undergraduate education program in Mechanical Engineering, which will include Tracks for Robotics, Mechanics of materials and Energy. A graduate program in these areas will also be offered in coordination with the Technion's Graduate School.

GTIIT is also opening / establishing the Centers for Robotics, Science & Engineering in Health and Medicine and Sustainable World. Its members are expected to develop vigorous research program and commit to high-level teaching.

Tenure-track faculty positions at all ranks are now available for exceptional candidates, who will be appointed members of Mechanical Engineering teaching program and also members of one of the above mentioned Centers in the following areas:

• Robotics, mechatronics, dynamics and control
• Solidmechanics, bio- and opto-mechanics
• Micro- and nano-technology
• Computational fluid and solid mechanics
• Energy, thermofluids, propulsion technology
• Mechanical design and CAD, Additive manufacturing and 3-D printing

Members of the centers are expected to initiate and conduct intensive state-of-the-art research and to be involved in graduate students supervision and teaching of undergraduate courses.

GTIIT will offer generous start-up packages, modern research infrastructure, and qualified technical personnel. Successful candidates will be offered generous compensation, convenient housing and family care facilities in the beautiful and newly constructed campus.

Established research leaders in their fields will be provided with exceptional packages.
Several fixed-term teaching positions (non-research) are available in all fields of science for the undergraduate program.

Please send CV, list of publications, research plan and teaching statements to the Search Committee at:

In your application, please refer to