Positions Available



Distinguished Professorship; Professorship;

Associate Professorship;

Assistant Professorship (tenure-track).


The YMSC invites applications for the above positions in the full spectrum of mathematical sciences: ranging from pure mathematics, applied and computational mathematics, statistics, data sciences, artificial intelligence. The current annual salary range is between 0.25-1.0 million RMB. Salary will be determined by applicants' qualification. Strong promise/track record in research and teaching are required. Completed applications must be electronically submitted, and must contain curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, selected reprints and /or preprints, three reference letters on academic research and one reference letter on teaching(Reference letters must be hand signed by referees), sent electronically to ymsc_personnel@tsinghua.edu.cn .

The review process starts in December 2018, and closes by April 30, 2019. Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications before December 31, 2018.


Yau Mathematical Sciences Center (YMSC) was originally launched in December 2009 as Mathematical Sciences Center, Tsinghua University. Professor Shing-Tung Yau is the director since its inception. In 2015, the Ministry of Education approved naming the center as Yau Mathematical Sciences Center. YMSC is devoted to conducting frontier research in mathematical sciences, educating and nurturing young talents, promoting international academic exchanges, and advancing mathematical research and teaching in China.

Research at YMSC

As of August 2018, YMSC has 62 full-time faculty members (15 full professor, 10 associate professors, 37 assistant professors), 12 graduate students, 40 postdoctoral fellows. Their research interests can be classified into 6 interlocking areas:
1. Number Theory, Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory
2. Geometry and Topology
3. Analysis, PDE and Dynamical Systems
4. Probability and Statistics
5. Computational and Applied Mathematics
6. Mathematical Physics

YMSC strives to maintain a stimulating and vibrant research atmosphere. It runs a rigorous short-term visitor program. Members of YMSC and visitors offer courses at the frontier of research. In 2017/18, there were144 visitors and 95 short courses, 31conferences organized at YMSC.

Contact Information
YMSC Official Website : http://ymsc.tsinghua.edu.cn Email : sxzxjxkyb@mailoa.tsinghua.edu.cn
Tel: +86-10-62794058

Media & Communication Senior Officer
Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Write press release, create contents for emailing, social media updates;

2. Develop an overall online social media plan for IMSC’ Wechat Account

3. Create copy and related materials for advertising campaigns;

4. Help to maintain media relations;

5. Work closely with director and Administrative Staff team.


1. Bachelor or Master degree in Communication, Media, Public Relations.

2. Excellent command of English, both oral and written

3. Demonstrated ability to use office software.

Awards & Conference Affairs Specialist
Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Prepares and processes any necessary paperwork and materials for awards conferences, including routine correspondence (such as travel or cost information), expense reports, purchase orders and presentations if required;

2. Coordinates International attendees with meetings, travel plans and conference enrollment/registration;

3. Summarize the pros and cons of awards conferences and report suggestions;

4. Work closely with director and Administrative Staff team.


1. Bachelor or Master degree is required.

2. Excellent command of English and Chinese, both oral and written.

3. Experiences of organizing large events and conferences will be a plus.

4. Ability to work independently and teamwork.

Demonstrates moderately advanced computer skills in order to fulfill responsibilities.

Academic Affairs (1)
Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Responsible for academic project admissions promotion, arranging entrance examinations, and implementing teaching plan arrangements;

2. Help to arrange courses and related teaching services.

3. Summary of scientific research project notifications, scientific research materials and papers;

4. Cooperate with other tasks arranged by the center.


1. Bachelor or Master degree, candidates with previous experiences in college administrative management will be a plus.

2. Excellent command of English, both oral and written.

3. Demonstrates moderately advanced computer skills in order to fulfill responsibilities.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Responsible for the management and maintenance of computer and office equipment hardware and software;

2. Maintenance of the central website and information system, including platform domain name management, background data, etc.;

3. Server, router, telephone and other equipment management, computer room wiring, IP planning, etc.;

4. Cooperate with other tasks arranged by the center.


1. Bachelor or Master degree in computer science or related majors.

2. Experience of working in college will be a plus.

3. Work hard, strong sense of responsibility.

  • Contact
  • Yau Mathematical Sciences Center, Jing Zhai,
    Tsinghua University, Hai Dian District, Beijing China
  • +86-10-62773561
  • +86-10-6277356
  • ymsc@tsinghua.edu.cn
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