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Announcement of The International Young Scholars Zhuhai Forum of Sun Yat-sen University in 2017

Last updated :2017-04-05

Announcement of The International Young Scholars Zhuhai Forum of Sun Yat-sen University in 2017

Organizer: Sun Yat-sen University
Date: June 16-18, 2017
 
The International Young Scholars Zhuhai Forum (hereinafter referred as "Zhuhai Forum") of Sun Yat-sen University is now officially open for online registration. We sincerely invite you to attend the Zhuhai Forum.

I. Introduction
Sun Yat-sen University was established in 1924 by Dr. Sun Yat-sen, the founding father of modern China. A top-tier comprehensive research university recognized both at home and abroad for its remarkable strengths in a wide range of disciplines, including the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, medical sciences, and engineering, Sun Yat-sen University has fostered an exceptional learning environment and a favorable academic atmosphere.

The University started to organize the International Young Scholars Forum in 2015. Zhuhai Forum 2017 is the fourth session, which will be held in Zhuhai and Guangzhou respectively. The Forum aims to bring together young scholars from China and abroad for exploring the frontiers of academic topics, tracking hot academic issues, and promoting academic exchanges and cooperation. Meanwhile, the Forum will provide opportunities for talent recruitment, furthering the University’s goal of bringing top-level international talent into the University.

II. Application Conditions
Applicants should be: under the age of 40; holders of a PhD degree from a well-known university abroad, or holders of a PhD degree from a domestic university but with more than 2 years of research experience abroad; have demonstrated academic achievements or academic potential in their respective research fields, and intending to apply for Professor or Associate Professor of Sun Yat-sen University's "100 Top Talents Program", Research Fellow or Postdoctoral Researcher.

III. Application Process
1. Applicants could access the online application system found at (http://survey.sysu.edu.cn/en/registration/iysf2017en), provide the information as required on the web page, and submit it by May 22nd.

2. To check whether or not you have been invited: you will receive an email with results by May 31st, 2017.

3. The applicants who have received an invitation and intend to attend the forum should fill in the confirmation note within a week upon receiving the invitation.

IV. Travel and Accommodation Arrangements
Meals and accommodation will be arranged by the organizer, and travel subsidies will be provided as well.

V. The SYSU International Young Scholars Shenzhen Forum Announcement
The SYSU International Young Scholars Shenzhen Forum will be held on December 22-24th 2017 at Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, China. The application process of Shenzhen Forum will start in September 2017.

For more details of the Young Scholars Forum of SYSU, please follow the official WeChat account of SYSU’s Human Resources Department and scan the following QR code:


Office of Human Resources
Sun Yat-sen University
Tel: +86-20-84114884
Contact: Ms. Sun Fan, Ms. Chi Manrong
E-mail: rscrcgc@mail.sysu.edu.cn
Official website: www.sysu.edu.cn

It would be of great assistance to the organizers if you would kindly forward this information to your colleagues and friends who may be interested in attending the Forum.