Visitor Program

Mathematical Sciences Center, Tsinghua University
Job Description: 

Tsinghua University is a leading university of China. As part of its strategic plan, it recently establishes the Mathematical Sciences Center (MSC) to push its reach and training program to international frontier. Its inaugural director is Shing-Tung Yau. To reach its goals, MSC now begins a long-term and substantial recruitment program. It recruits members, visitors and post-doctoral fellows.

While MSC will invite some mathematicians to visit, it also encourages mathematicians in any stage of their careers to apply to visit. An ideal duration for visit ranges from one month to one semester. The ideal periods for visit are during Tsinghua’s regular semester. Tsinghua’s fall semester typically is from September to January. Its spring semester typically is from February to June. We also welcome visitors during the summer months.

Each visitor is expected to participate in training of junior mathematicians of the Center. Form of training may vary from teaching a short course, conducting research seminars, to co-advising thesis candidates with Tsinghua faculty members. Junior mathematicians in the Center include junior faculty members, post-doctorate fellows, graduate and sometimes undergraduate students or other visitors. Period and duration for visits are negotiable. Compensation packages are determined by qualification, accomplishment, experience, and intensity of training effort.

Several individuals from various career stages may apply as a team. To apply, please send a vita, publication list, a statement of expected activities (research and training), and proposed period of visit to

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