Professor in Mechanical Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Mechanical Engineering

Research directions:

1. Robot study: machine vision system, intelligent task planning and control, big data analysis and machine learning, IoT equipment design and other related research work. Candidates with expertise in development language (Python, C++, or Java, etc.) are preferred.

2. Medical equipment: minimally invasive surgical robot equipment, rehabilitation robot, cloud computing and digital twins, etc.

3. Electromechanical system design and intelligent control: Intelligent control on environment perception, navigation and positioning technology for construction machinery, agricultural machinery, etc.


Aged under 35, in good health, have obtained or about to obtain a doctor's degree;

With research background in relevant discipline, and have published high-level academic papers in international mainstream journals;

With honesty and practical scientific research style, value integrity, have teamwork spirit and innovation ability;

Good command of English and Chinese writing skills.

Job Responsibilities:

1. Complete relevant scientific research projects; /p>

2. Assist in guiding postgraduates and undergraduates;

3. Apply for Postdoctoral fund, National Natural Science Youth Fund and other scientific research funds.


1.The annual salary is no less than 242,000 RMB yuan (before tax, including housing allowances), and the specific amount shall be determined through consultation between the supervisor and the post-doctor;

2. Necessary office, scientific research and experimental conditions are offered;

3. Be supported to apply for national, provincial and municipal postdoctoral talent projects and research projects during postdoctoral period, and those who are sponsored will enjoy corresponding compensations;

4. Permanent registered Shanghai residence, social insurance and provident funds are offered in accordance with the policies of Shanghai Municipal Government and Shanghai Jiao Tong University. If the post-doctor stay and work in Shanghai, the spouse and children can settle in with the post-doctor.


1. Please send the detailed resume, including education background, work experience, achievements and contact information, to the email address below, and name the email “post-doctor application + name + graduation institution”;

2. Candidates will be invited to proceed with an onsite interview after phone or email communication.

3. Contact Prof. Cao at

Contact Information

Contact: Prof. Zhang


Division of Human Resources, SJTU

Publication Date: 2020/9/21


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