|Spring 2016 Global Talent Recruitment Announcement|
Spring 2016 Global Talent Recruitment Announcement
College of TransportationEngineering, Tongji University
College of TransportationEngineering at Tongji University has the mostcomprehensive program integrating all related disciplines in the fields of landtransport in China. Under the College, there are five departments: Road andAirport Engineering, Traffic Engineering, Transportation Information andControl Engineering, Urban Rail Transit and Railway Engineering, andTransportation Management Engineering. In addition, the College hasorganizations such as Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education, Traffic andTransportation Industry Collaborative Innovation Platform, Engineering ResearchCenters of the Ministry of Education and other institutions, and world leadingexperimental equipment such as 8 degree-of-freedom driving simulator andmulti-scale pavement accelerated load test platform.
In 2015, College of TransportationEngineering has been selected into the Shanghai “High Peak and Plateau”Discipline Program, and has been listed as the University comprehensive reformpilot. A double-prongedstrategy of bringing in international top-notch talents and growing internalhuman resources will be implemented to firmly grasp the opportunity to develop. Through the “High Peak andPlateau” Discipline Program, the College will focus on the “endurability andsafety of high-frequency and heavy-load transport infrastructure facilities”,and “synergy and optimization of megacity integrated transport system in theinformation context”. In the meanwhile, in order to implement the world-classdiscipline development strategy, Tongji University has established “Transportation Research Institute of Tongji” (TRIT) torecruit full time research fellows. TRIT will focus on the national strategyneeds of “the Belt and Road”, and the industry needs of “integration,intelligence, environment-friendliness, and safety”, to provide technicalconsultant and service. And TRIT will be the science research and technicalapplication platform through gathering high-quality resources, cultivatingtop-level talent, and producing world-leading research results to support thetransportation discipline development.
To recruit both internationaland domestic talents, the College of Transportation Engineering will hostseries of faculty recruitment activities at Washington D.C. during 2016 TRBAnnual Meeting (Jan 11th to Jan 14th, 2016). Talents fromthe areas of land transportation (both railway and road), air transportation,and river and ocean transportation are all welcome. Recruiting positionsinclude faculty positions (Full Professors, Associate Professors, and AssistantProfessors), research fellows at TRIT(Distinguished Research Professors, Research Professors, Associate ResearchProfessors, Assistant Research Professors, and Postdoctors) and the University HighTalent Programs (Thousand Talents Program, Thousand Talents Program forDistinguished Young Scholars, Yangtse River Scholar Program, and etc.). Collegedeans and department chairs will attend the information session and recruitmenttalks. The detailed activity schedules are as follows:
(I) Information Session
Date & Time：1/11/2016，17：30-19：30
Location：Convention Center 208, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW Washington, DC 20001,USA.
Attendee: collegedeans and department chairs.
(II) Recruitment Talk
Date & Time：1/12/2016，13：30-17：00
Location：Holly (Mezz), Marriott Marquis, 901 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington,DC 20001, USA.
Attendee: collegedeans and department chairs.
(III) Recruitment Consultant
Exhibition of College ofTransportation Engineering
Date & Time：1/11/2016 to 1/14/2016，09：00-16:00
Location：Convention Center Booth 231, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW Washington, DC20001, USA.
Attendee: young faculties.
Alumni Reception (Sponsored byCollege Alumni)
Date & Time：1/12/2016，18:30
Location：Tony Cheng’s Seafood, 619 H St, NW, Washington DC.
Attendee: college alumni,college deans, department chairs, young faculties.
(IV) Application Procedure and Deadlines
Initial Resume Submission，2/15/2016
Interest Shortlist Notice，3/1/2016
Complete Application MaterialSubmission，3/15/2016
Prof. Jian Lu, Dean of Collegeof Transportation Engineering
（Email：firstname.lastname@example.org, US：813-389-9081, China：13817868237）
Mrs. Xiaohua Wan
（Email：email@example.com, Phone：+86-21-69583656, Mobile:18001963965）
Human Resource of TongjiUniversity：http://hr.tongji.edu.cn/s/1/t/1/main.jspy(Recruitment Session)
College of TransportationEngineering, Tongji University：http://www.tjjt.tongji.edu.cn/ (Announcement Session)