Post-doc Research Fellow Recruitment
Martin Centre for Appliable Linguistics, School of Foreign Languages Shanghai Jiao Tong University


Martin Centre for Appliable Linguistics of the School of Foreign Languages, Shanghai Jiao Tong University is now recruiting Post-doc research fellows from home and abroad.

Supervisor and Research Fields
Supervisor:               Prof. Wang Zhenhua
Research fields:        forensic linguistics; discourse semantics
Proficiency in Corpus linguistics technology, audio/video analysis using UAM, Praat, Elan, MMAV, etc. is a decisive advantage for applicants.

Contract term and extension
The post-doc research fellow must work at Shanghai Jiao Tong University for a period of two years. Application for extension of post-doc fellowship must be filed for assessment three months prior to ending of the contract with the supervisor’s consent; and the extension must not exceed one year.

Salaries and benefits
The basic annual salary for post-doc research fellows is RMB¥80,000 (for those who have received their PhD degree from universities ranking world top 100), or RMB¥60,000 (ranking 101 and below), personal income tax, social insurance and housing fund included.

Shanghai Jiao Tong University maintains commercial medical insurance and personal accident insurance for post-doc fellows from overseas, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.

Post-doc fellows graded A in their annual assessment are awarded RMB¥4,000; those graded B are awarded RMB¥2,000. The award is not applicable to the extended period.

Post-doc fellows on non-private trip out of mainland China for over 3 months receive a basic monthly salary of RMB¥1,500 only.

Post-doc fellows can choose either to rent a post-doc apartment of SJTU or to rent an apartment off campus. Those renting an apartment off campus are granted a monthly rental subsidy of RMB¥2,200.

For general information about Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s post doctoral studies please see:

For the introduction to the post doctoral program of SJTU School of Foreign Languages please see:

Prof. Wang Zhenhua
Tel: +86-21-34205735
Add: Office 503, School of Foreign Languages, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 800 Dongchuan Road, Shanghai 200240, China
Email: wzhenhua@sjtu.edu.cn