Nanjing University of Science and Technology
Founded in 1953, Nanjing University of Science and Engineering (NUST) is one of the national key universities. Located in the scenic spot of Nanjing ,the campus covers an area of 178 hectares and has quiet and green surroundings. After over forty years’ development the university has already turned into a multi-disciplinary university incorporating science, engineering, liberal arts, economics, business, management and law, with special emphasis on engineering.
The university is composed of 13 schools and 2 separate departments: Graduate School, School of Mechanical Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering, School of Information Science & Technology, School of Economics and Management, School of Power Engineering, School of Natural Sciences, School of Humanities, School of Adult Education, Vocational and Technical School, Zijin College as well as Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Foreign Languages, and School of International Exchanges, a joint education program between China and foreign countries. The University offers 47 undergraduate programs, 3 second bachelor’s degree programs, 54 master’s degree programs, 29 Ph.D. programs, and 8 postdoctoral programs. In addition, it also offers 32 adult education programs. The University has 2 national key disciplines and 27 provincial or ministerial key disciplines. NUST is also the university that can recruit international students and authorize part-time study for Master of Engineering as well as MBA.
The University has fine facilities for both teaching and research. It has a main library of 12,400 square meters with a collection of over 1.2 million volumes of books. There are 52 laboratories on campus, among which 2 are national key laboratories. The University also has several training centers and bases for professional fellows. Moreover, it contains an international online information retrieval center and on-campus & off-campus practice centers which provide opportunities for students to practice in different engineering fields.
The University is also a center for both personnel training and scientific research. Currently, it has 25 research institutes and 3 state-level technological research centers. Since 1996, the University has accomplished a large number of R & D projects, 170 of which won awards at provincial or ministerial level, 10 at national level, In addition to publishing 6138 academic papers and 169 monographs. The University has the right to import and export scientific and technological products directly from and to foreign countries as well.
The university is very active in international exchanges and cooperation, by far, has established cooperative relations with over 50 universities and research institutes worldwide. Moreover, it has hosted many international academic conferences or seminars. Nearly 1500 foreign scholars and experts have come to teach, to give lectures or to conduct cultural and scientific research. The university passed the preliminary evaluation under the national “Project 211” and has become one of the universities that get priority of financial support from the government. Presently, All the staff and students are striving to carry forward the fine school spirit of “Unity, Dedication, Seeking the truth and Creativity” and enter the first-rate university of Science and Technology with the country.
Contract time: one year or half year
Courses: oral English, conversation
Workload: 16 periods / week
Monthly salary (RMB): 3,200
Annual travel allowance (RMB): 2,200
Air fare (RMB): one way for one year's contract
Time to teach: February 2003
Free boarding: apartment
Boarding place: on campus
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