Faculty Positions in Shanghai Institute for Advanced Immunochemical Studies (SIAIS), ShanghaiTech University


Shanghai Institute for AdvancedImmunochemical Studies (SIAIS) is a newly established research institutionaiming to become the “Bell laboratories in antibody research”.  Our research interests are to elucidate themost fundamental problems in life science. SIAIS has nine key laboratories led by world renowned scientistsincluding the pioneer and founder of immunochemistry, Dr. Richard Lerner andthe Nobel laureates, Dr. Roger Kornberg and Dr. James Rothman.  The nine key laboratories are antibodydesign, ADC chemistry, phenotypic screening, structure biochemistry, cellbiology, stem cell biology, antibody engineering, antibody structure and biologicalengineering, which cover all the capabilities that one needs to go fromdiscovery of an important antibody through all the steps necessary to turn itinto a drug.  Each key laboratory hasmultiple openings at various levels as Co-PI / Research Professors / ResearchAssociate Professors / Research Assistant Professors / Technicians /post-docs.  We are looking for highlymotivated individuals with excellent education backgrounds and proventrack-records in biotechnology, bioengineering, and biomedicine areas.  For detailed information, please log ontohttp://siais.shanghaitech.edu.cn/ .


SIAIS encourages and welcomes talentedyoung scientists to join and establish independent research laboratories as Junior PIs.  Several positions are now open, focused onbut not limited to the following areas:

1. Advanced bio-imaging

2. Synthetic biology

3. Integrative and system biology


SIAIS offers excellent initiation researchpackage (covering 3 years), state-of-the-art research facility, and competitivecompensation package to qualified candidates. 


ResearchInitiation Package: SIAIS will provide a highlycompetitive initiation package for three consecutive years including capitalequipment, research operation grants, and supporting staffs of 2 researchassociates (technicians) and 1 post-doctoral fellow.


Compensationand Benefits: Salary is highly competitive andcommensurate with experience and academic accomplishments. ShanghaiTech alsooffers a comprehensive benefit package.



Please submit your full CV(includingpublication list), the cover letter, a list of three references and yourresearch plan to siais@shanghaitech.edu.cn. The positions will be open untilthey are filled by appropriate candidates.