Job Vacancy: Director of the Molecular Diagnosis Center

Job Vacancy: Director of the Molecular Diagnosis Center


The Hospital

Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU), also known as the Second Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-Sen University, was founded in 1835. It is China’s first western medicine hospital, where Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, the founding father of the Republic of China, pursued his medical studies and brewed the revolutionary movements. For the past 178 years, the hospital has developed into a Class A tertiary general hospital (the highest level of general hospitals in China) famous for its medical practice, academic education, scientific research and health care.

The hospital has six key clinical specialties of state level, 11 key clinical specialties of provincial level, one major high-education laboratory of provincial level, one major medical laboratory for the Twelfth Five-Year Guideline of China, and two key medical disciplines for the Twelfth Five-Year Guideline of China. Moreover, it has constantly won the sponsorship from the “973” and ”863” National Project, from the Major International Cooperation Project of the National Natural Science Fund, and from the National Science and Technology Major Project.

In 2009, Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital, SYSU, outperformed the other Class A tertiary general hospitals in the Guangdong province, and kept renewing a record in the number and amount of funds from the National Natural Science Fund. Meanwhile, the hospital has increased its academic influence by publishing medical studies in renowned academic journals such as Cell and Cancer Cell. By far, its annual release of SCI papers has exceeded 150 pieces, with a total impact factor of 350 odd. The hospital’s new academic building is now under construction.

For further development, Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital, SYSU, will establish a Molecular Diagnosis Center. International medical professionals are hereby invited to apply for the position of Director of the Molecular Diagnosis Center.

Global Recruitment
Job Title: Director of the Molecular Diagnosis Center

Duties/ Responsibilities:
1,Taking charge of the Molecular Diagnosis Center
2,Providing a pathological platform for the hospital’s scientific research
3,Building the hospital’s tissue bank

Selection Criteria:
1,Doctorate degree in pathology-related majors
2,Overseas working experience for two years or above in molecular cell biology or tissue-bank establishment
3,Ability to work and communicate in the international arena
4,Professional morality and integrity, job dedication, teamwork spirit
5,Being mentally and physically healthy

Conditions of Work:
1,Successful applicant is expected to work in the Guangzhou city, the most developed southern city in the Chinese Mainland.
2,Salary, subsidies, insurances, and working facilities will be provided under the guidelines of the hospital.
3,Tenure will be granted to a qualified applicant.

Application Materials:
1,Personal CV, including research projects, publications, clinical trial results, awards and achievements for the past five years
2,Proposal of academic research for the hospital
3,Three letters of recommendation (contact information of the referees is required)

Contact Information:
Human Resources Office, Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University,
No. 107, Yanjiang West Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou, P.R.China
Zip Code: 510120
Contact person: Ms Song
Tel: 0086-20-81332466, 0086-20-81332510
Hospital Website:

Human Resources Office
Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital, SYSU
June. 19, 2013


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