Post-doc positions in Institute for Theoretical Sciences, Westlake University

Category: Postdoctoral Fellow


Location: Yunqi, Hangzhou, CN

Employment Type: Full-time

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. Please submit your application as a complete package, including all requested documents, in PDF format to

Founded in 2016, Westlake University is a new, private research university in Hangzhou, China. Preceded by the Westlake Institute for Advanced Study, Westlake University is creating a stimulating, world-class environment for research and education in science, engineering and technology, and the life sciences.

Institute for Theoretical Sciences seeks exceptional scholars in all areas of Mathematics and Theoretical Physics. As an international university, Westlake University encourages qualified applicants from all ethnic background and from all countries. If you believe you are among the best in your chosen research field, you may wish to consider an exciting career opportunity at Institute for Theoretical Sciences, Westlake University.

Job Description

Position: Postdoctoral Fellow


1) Have obtained or about to obtain a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or Theoretical Physics

2) Have a solid foundation in mathematics or theoretical physics.

Compensation and Benefits

The institute offers competitive compensation package commensurate with the selected candidate’s qualifications and experience. The annual income will range from RMB240000 to RMB360000 which includes salary, housing allowance and support from local municipal government. Upon approval, the institute will also provide funding for post-doctors to work with leading experts in other schools in China and abroad on their research topics for up to one year. Applications for relevant projects and programs will be encouraged and supported. For post-doc(s) who are selected by China Postdoctoral Science Foundation or Advanced Programs of Zhejiang Province will be entitled to receive the same amount funds from the Hangzhou government.

How to Apply

To apply, please send the following documents in English as PDF files to, and indicate the Post-doc application in the email subject.

- CV

- 2 reference letters

- Doctoral Degree Certificate

- Electronic version of passport or ID card