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The Eighth PEIYANG Forum for Young Scholars, Tianjin University
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Brief Introduction to Peiyang Forum

Aiming to offer a platform of exchanging brilliant ideas and discussing cooperation, Tianjin University (TJU) has successfully held the “Peiyang Forum for Young Scholars” for seven sessions, which have invited approximately one thousand young scholars worldwide. As a key pathway to the academic governance, it is a crucial component in its efforts to ensure that a more diversified and competent peer faculty network will be established and strengthened, thus eventually implementing the “Peiyang Scholars Program” and fostering the construction of the First-class University project.

Date of the Forum: December 22 to 24, 2019

Venue of the Forum: Tianjin University, China

Forum Arrangements

The travel and accommodation expenses for the qualified applicants will be covered by Tianjin University.

You can contact us for further discussion if you are unable to participate in this forum due to time constraints.

Academic Disciplines

Science and Engineering

Chemical Engineering and Technology, Instrument Science and Technology, Optical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Hydraulic Engineering, Naval and Ocean Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Power Engineering and Engineering Thermo-physics, Mechanics, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Materials Science and Engineering, Architecture, Urban and Rural Planning, Landscape Architecture, Electrical Engineering, Control Science and Engineering, Information and Communication Engineering, Electronic Science and Technology, Computer Science and Technology, Intelligence Manufacturing, Marine Science and Technology, Environmental Science and Engineering, Food Science and Engineering, Software Engineering, Geology, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Environmental Health, Nutrition and food.

Medical, Life Sciences and Pharmacy

Neural and Cognitive Science, Artificial Intelligence and Human-Machine Interaction, Preclinical Medicine, Clinical Medicine, Rehabilitation Medicine, Medical Imaging, Medical Engineering and Translational Medicine, Public Health and Emergency Rescue, Epidemiology and Statistics, Disaster Medicine, Occupational Health, Computational Biology,Structural Biology, Chemical Biology,Synthetic Biology, Medical Biology, Biological Manufacturing, Biomicrofluidics, Biosensing, Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Bioinformatics and Pharmacy Administration.

Management, Humanities and Social Science

Economics, Management Science and Engineering, Business Administration, Public Administration, Arts, Law, Language and Literature, Education, Journalism and Communication, Psychology and Theory of Marxism.


Outstanding applicants at home and abroad, shall possess good political quality and ideology with physical and mental health, while holding a PhD degree from home and abroad by prestigious universities, and showing great academic potentials and brilliant achievements in related subject areas.

Positions and Remuneration

Outstanding Young Professor(Selected for the National Overseas Talents Youth Program through the application of Tianjin University)

Salary: An annual salary before tax from RMB 650,000 to 700,000 (all-inclusive salary).

Relocation allowance: RMB 1,700,000 to 2,000,000 (including national and Tianjin municipal government support).

Start-up research fund: RMB 2.5-4.5 million for science and engineering fields (including the national government support).

Team support: During the first two employment years, one doctoral student and three master students quotas are given annually, and one assistant quota is supported.

Other relevant policies: TJU will solve the children’s education and help to solve the spouse's employment.

Outstanding Young Professor

Salary: An annual salary before tax from RMB 480,000 to 530,000 (all-inclusive salary).

Relocation allowance: RMB 200,000 to 1,000,000 (including Tianjin municipal government support).

Start-up research fund: TJU will provide RMB one million for science and engineering fields and 0.2 million for humanities and social science fields.

Other relevant policies: TJU will solve the children's education.

Outstanding Young Associate Professor

Salary: An annual salary before tax from RMB 330,000 to 380,000 (all-inclusive salary).

Relocation allowance: RMB 100,000 to 500,000 (including Tianjin municipal government support).

Start-up research fund: TJU will provide RMB 0.5 million for science and engineering fields and 0.1 million for humanities and social science fields.

Other relevant policies: TJU will solve the children's education.

Young Associate Professor

Salary: An annual salary before tax from RMB 290,000 to 320,000 (all-inclusive salary).

Relocation allowance: RMB 100,000 to 500,000 (including Tianjin municipal government support).

Other relevant policies: TJU will solve the children's education.


Please scan the QR code below or login the link signing up before December 15, 2019.

Qualified applicants for attending the forum will receive official invitation letter via E-mail sent by the respective school.

Contact Information

Mr. Zhang, Ms. Zhang

Telephone: +86-22-27402079


Address: No.135 Yaguan Road, Haihe Education Park, Tianjin 300350, P.R.China

School Contact Information

Tianjin University

Tianjin University is a key national university under the administration of the Ministry of Education of China. Established in 1895, and formerly known as Peiyang University, it is the first modern higher education institution in China. It is also recognized worldwide for its motto of “Seeking Truth from Facts”, its ethos of “Precision in Learning and Strictness in Teaching” and its tradition of “Patriotic Dedication”. Since the beginning, it has been included in the inaugural list of universities in the "985", and "211" Projects. Tianjin University is also listed in the country’s “Double First-Class” University Project. Our campuses include Weijin Road Campus, Peiyangyuan Campus and Binhai Industrial Research College Campus, as well as two international campuses, Fuzhou International Campus (Finance) and Georgia Tech Tianjin university Shenzhen Institute.

A university of rich heritage and history, Tianjin University adheres to the principle of “consolidating engineering, strengthening science, revitalizing humanities and developing medicine”. During the fourth round of national subjects’ evaluation, with a total of 25 level 1 disciplines participating in the evaluation, 14 have achieved Class A accreditation. 11 subjects are ranked in the top 1%, according to the Essential Science Indicators (ESI) with 3 in the top 0.1%. The National Collaborative Innovation Center of Chemical Science and Engineering (Tianjin) at Tianjin University is one of the first 14 selected as “2011 Collaborative Innovation Centers” in China.

Moreover, Tianjin University has been officially approved to build major national science and technology infrastructure, which is the large-scale earthquake engineering simulation research facility. It has also been approved to build the center of advanced science in synthetic biology, which is one of the first seven frontier science centers approved by the Ministry of Education. Furthermore, the university has been approved 7 national “Discipline Innovation and Talent Recruitment Programs of Colleges and Universities”. Tianjin University’s School of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology is one of the first four schools in China to be listed in “Network in International Centers for Education in China” program.

Recognized for its impactful research, by focusing on the social and national strategic requirements, and harvesting and striving towards world science and technology advancement, Tianjin University has made many achievements. There are four national key laboratories, four national engineering laboratories, one national engineering technology research center, two national engineering research centers, three national international science and technology cooperation bases, eight key laboratories of the Ministry of Education, five engineering research centers of the Ministry of Education, 30 Tianjin key laboratories, 23 Tianjin engineering centers, 36 Tianjin International Cooperation Bases, five innovation research groups of National Natural Science Foundation of China,12 innovation teams of the Ministry of Education, and one innovation team of National Defense Science and Technology.

Talents development is one of the core missions of the University. With the development of the Peiyangyuan Campus, and focus on research excellence, the university seeks to promote the development of talent teams at all levels to establish the “Peiyang Faculty Career Development System”. The characteristics of the tenure system, implementation and management, etc., will not only adapts to the modern university system, but strives to create a most conducive environment to attract, enable and develop talents.

The University is located in Tianjin city, on the shore of the Bohai Sea. Tianjin is one of the four municipalities directly under the Central Government of China. It is 120 kilometers away from Beijing and has been selected as a livable city in China and one of the most beautiful tourist cities in China. It has a rich cultural heritage, convenient transportation and high-quality educational resources. In 2019, within the admission rate of 985 colleges, Tianjin has been ranked first in the country. Tianjin University has high-quality affiliated kindergartens, the primary school and middle school and also cooperates with six hospitals including Tianjin Children’s Hospital, Tianjin Hospital and Haihe Hospital to build a subsidiary hospital. At the same time, Tianjin University allocates a certain number of housing in its campuses, for talents recruited, and is committed to providing conducive living conditions for the staff.

Source: Office of Human Resources, Tianjin University

Editor: Sun Xiaofan

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