Funded PhD and Postdoctoral research fellow

Shenzhen University

Shenzhen, China

ID: 7065532
Posted: March 24, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

PhD students

1. Research Areas
a) Artificial Intelligence, Operation Research, Evolutionary Computation
b) Financial Engineering, Business Intelligence, Big Data Analysis
c) Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, Entrepreneurial Education

2. Requirements
a) Applicants should hold Master’s degree or above.
b) Applicants should meet the requirements for admission in academic performance, academic ability and other qualifications. Applicants should also be proficient in Chinese or English, and can use Chinese or English for communication, course study, subject research and dissertation writing.

3. Preferred capabilities
a) Research experience with publications
b) Good teamwork and project collaboration experience

4. Tuition fees and scholarship and other fees
Application Fee: 200RMB
Tuition Fee: 34,000 RMB/person/year
Scholarship and Grants:
 University scholarship: 34,000 RMB/person/year
 Basic Grants: SZU will provide a basic stipend of 40,000RMB per year which will be offered by 12 months.
 Supervisors will provide a certain amount of allowance for doctoral students each year as research subsidies or academic exchange subsidies.

Postdoctoral research fellow

1. Research Areas
a) Artificial Intelligence, Operation Research, Evolutionary Computation
b) Financial Engineering, Business Intelligence, Big Data Analysis
c) Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, Entrepreneurial Education

2. Requirements
a) Applicants need to have obtained their PhD’s within the past 3 years.
b) Full time for Postdoctoral Research Fellow.

3. Preferred capabilities
a) Good teamwork and project experience
b) Experience in working on funded project
c) Strong profile of research publication

4. Salary and Benefits
a) Wages and allowances: above RMB300 K/year (3900USD/Month). This include:
 Around RMB 8K/month basic salary
 After first postdoctoral proposal presentation, SZ university will approve RMB 120K usually within 3 months. Another RMB 120K will be approved within 3 months after mid-term postdoctoral progress presentation, which is one year after your start.
b) Extra allowance include:
 If you got PhD degree from the first 200 Universities in Times Higher Education World University Rankings, or you have three journal publications at (above) JCR 2th level, university will approve more RMB 2k/month allowance for postdoctoral research fellows who are less than 33 years old and within 1 year after PhD graduation.
 If you got PhD degree from the first 200 Universities in Times Higher Education World University Rankings, you can apply for the “Postdoctoral Talent Plan of Guangdong Province”, which will approve RMB 300k allowance per year for two years. If after the postdoctoral fellowship, you continue to work in Shenzhen for at least 3 years, you will be approved another RMB 400k allowance.

Introduction for Supervisor

Dr. Ben Niu is a Zhujiang Scholar Professor of Guangdong Province, China and also the Head with Department of Management Science, Shenzhen University, China. Dr Niu had experiences of visiting at University of Edinburgh in 2018, Arizona State University in 2016, Victoria University of Wellington in 2013, and The Hong Kong University in 2011. During 2013 to 2016 he had been working as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. In the recent 5 years, he was awarded several honors, including ‘ Hong Kong Scholar’ , ‘Zhujiang Scholar of Guangdong Province’, ’Thousand Hundred Ten Talents of Guangdong Province’, Top Youth Talent of Guangdong Province‘, ‘Overseas High-Caliber Personnel of Shenzhen’, and ‘High-Level Professional in Shenzhen’. As a principle investigator, he supervised 5 projects from National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2 projects from Chinese Postdoctoral Science Foundation. He has published more than 150 papers in the international Journals and international conferences, among which 50 are in refereed international journals, including IEEE/ACM Transactions, AMC, COR, NC, IJPR, IJIM,CIE et al. His main fields of research are Artificial Intelligent Optimization, Operation Research and their applications on Big Data Analysis, Financial Engineering, Business Intelligence, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, etc. He can be reached by email at drniuben@gmail.com

For more information, please refer to:
http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=DQwGipAAAAAJ&hl=zh-CN





 

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