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State Key Lab of Respiratory Disease, China: seeking talents to lead respiratory research

Employer

State Key Lab of Respiratory Disease, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China

Location

Guangzhou, China

Research Discipline

Focus on respiratory Diseases, including but not limited to: respiratory infections and immunology, lung stem cell and regeneration, lung injury, COPD, asthma, lung cancer, bioinformatics with a focus on respiratory diseases.

Job Type

Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor.

Salary

Highly competitive salary and benefits that is comparable to the best packages (including housing subsidy) in Guangzhou and Pearl Delta region will be provided depending on the candidate's qualifications.

Further information

The State Key Laboratory of Respiratory Disease (SKLRD), led by Director and Academician Prof. Nanshan ZHONG, and Executive Director Prof. Ling CHEN, is a leading research Centre for Respiratory Diseases in China. SKLRD was jointly established by Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Disease (GIRD)/Guangzhou Medical University, and Guangzhou Institute of Biomedicine and Health(GIBH)/Chinese Academy of Sciences. SKLRD aims to improve the quality of life by advancing the medical sciences in prevention and treatment of respiratory diseases. Current research areas include studying epidemiology and influencing factors, identifying disease mechanisms, exploring new treatment and prevention modalities of respiratory diseases. SKLRD is committed to focus on translational research with a focus on unmet medical needs and to take the discovery in basic research into more effective treatment and prevention of respiratory diseases. SKLRD published 175 SCI papers in 2015. Some of the research work represented the leading advancement in the field of respiratory diseases, such as the new etiology and management of COPD, the new mechanism and treatment for asthma, the visualization of influenza virus infection in living mice, the new diagnostics for respiratory diseases. In 2016, SKLRD will expand its laboratory space into a newly renovated building in the center city. A new Guangzhou respiratory Center that integrated clinical research and basic research is under construction. SKLRD is striving to become a world leading research center in the field of respiratory diseases.

SKLRD is seeking highly qualified scientists to fill leading scientist positions. The candidates will be supported to apply for “1000 Talent Program” or “Young 1000 Talent Program”, “NSF Distinguished Scholar” or “NSF Young Distinguished Scholar”, and “Pearl River Scholar”。

Successful candidates must possess a PhD or MD degree from top universities, have publications in internationally peer-reviewed journals in recent 5 years. Preference will be given to those with a strong background and successful experiences in both clinical and basic research.