Last updated on August 3rd, 2019 at 10:31 am
Tsinghua University Postdoctoral Fellowship
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About the Fellowship
The new established Department of Earth System Science, Tsinghua University, joint with world top universities including Harvard University, MIT, California Institute of Technology and University of Cambridge that provide postdoc fellowship on interdisciplinary research on applied energy, data, climate change and sustainability. We seek four Post-Doctoral Research Scholars to lead the interdisciplinary research group.
Field of Study
We welcome candidates from all disciplines related with energy, data, climate change and sustainability, some example of research topics could be (but not limited to):
1. Climate science and mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions; de-carbonization of energy system.
2. Data driven analysis on anthropogenic carbon budget especially in developing countries.
3. Co-benefits of mitigating anthropogenic carbon emissions and the air pollution emissions.
4. Quantitative measurements of carbon footprints and environmental impacts embodied in international trade, and the assessment of regional and global sustainability
Candidates should receive their Ph.D. degrees at any university in the world though proficiency in English is required. Tsinghua University is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from female candidates and members of underrepresented minority groups.
Salary: fellowship of 300,000RMB (about 47,000$) per year, plus other benefits. The fellowships are two years guaranteed with another two years contingent on satisfactory review. The position and salary will be provided by Tsinghua University, Beijing, but research can be conducted in United States (e.g.California Institute of Technology) or United Kingdom (e.g.University of Cambridge) up to 1 year upon meeting the visa requirements. Applicants should submit cover letter and full CV for consideration.
31st August, 2019