Postgraduate/PhD students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty members in heritage science

Job Summary

Xiamen University, China
Contract Type
160000 CNY
Closing date

Job Details

Xiamen University (XMU) sincerely welcomes outstanding international postgraduate/PhD students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty members in heritage science. They will conduct interdisciplinary research on cultural heritage from the scientific perspective, including characterizing object material and craftsmanship, analyzing degradation phenomena, and developing conservation methodologies.

For postgraduate/PhD students, there are numerous opportunities for scholarships, more information is available at

For postdoctoral fellows, the amount of the fellowship is 160,000 - 480,000 RMB per year for 2-3 years, with two-bedroom apartment (or rent allowance), same educational facilities for children as XMU staff, and opportunity to apply for tenure-track positions etc. The tenure-track positions can also be applied directly.

Xiamen University (XMU), established in 1921 by renowned patriotic overseas Chinese leader Mr. Tan Kah Kee, is the first university founded by an overseas Chinese in the history of modern Chinese education. XMU has long been listed among China's leading universities on the national 211 Project, 985 Project and Double First-Class Initiative, which have been launched by the Chinese government to support selected universities in achieving world-class standing.

The recruitment is open on a long-term basis, candidates are encouraged to contact the supervisor beforehand, via