The State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science at Xiamen University (MEL) invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellowship in the fields of marine environmental sciences and other interdisciplinary research that fits into MEL’s major research scopes, such as, marine biogeochemistry, marine ecology, marine ecotoxicology, ocean dynamics, and observations, etc. (see scopes at http://mel.xmu.edu.cn/people_research.asp?id=12).
Candidates should have obtained their PhD degree in the 3 years prior to the submission deadline or get their degree within one year after being accepted by our program (in this case, related documents should be provided to prove eligibility) .
The principal selection criteria for Fellows are scientific excellence and a clearly-stated research proposal at the forefront of marine environmental sciences. Applications from all related fields are welcomed.
Fellowships are supported institutionally for 24 months (can apply for extension to 36 months), carry an annual salary of 240,000 RMB (before tax), and a travel fund of up to USD 2,000 within the valid fellowship period. Excellent fellows may apply for the faculty positions in Xiamen University.