[Forum] Nanqiang Youth Scholar Forum

Posted: 2018-03-16   Visits: 184

Introduction:  According to the 2017 U.S. News ranking, Xiamen University ranks the 344th in the world and the 12th among universities in mainland China. In the fourth round of China Discipline Ranking, 7 first-level disciplines of Xiamen University lists among top 10% and 15 first-level disciplines lists among top 10%-20%. In addition, XMU has 12 disciplines that have entered the top 1% of ESI. In terms of nature index, XMU ranks among the top 100 in the world and the 9th among universities in mainland China. At present, the university has selected as a Class A university of China’s Double First-class scheme, which sets out a new journey of building itself into a world-class university. 

In the April of 2018, the most beautiful days in the year,  Xiamen University, in a more open-minded attitude, sincerely invites distinctive young scholars at home and abroad to exchange ideas in Xiamen, a sea garden city with beautiful scenery and pleasant climate.

 1.  Schedule

The forum will be held in Xiamen on April 25th-27th, 2018 and  there will be one main forum and several sub-disciplinary forums.

April 25th: registration.

April 26th: opening ceremony on the morning; sub-forums on the afternoon.

April 27th: sub-forums and symposia.

2.  Application Requirements

The applicants shall meet one of the following  conditions:

1) Talents who have earned a PhD degree, cut a striking  figure in a given field and stood out from peers with outstanding creativity and  development potential. Applicants in the field of natural science and  engineering technology should be under 40 years old while applicants in the  field of humanities and social sciences should be under 45 years old.  

2) Talents who have been included in the “Thousand Talents  Plan (Young Professionals)”, young top-notch talents of “National High-level  Talents Special Support Plan”, winners of the Outstanding Youth Science  Foundation set by NSFC and the Young Scholar Program of “Chang Jiang Scholars  Program”.

 3.  Application Procedure

1) Please register and fill in relevant information on the online  registration system before March 1st, 2018. The application website is http://xiamenuniversity.mikecrm.com/oFcBwr7

2) The university will check the qualifications of applicants  and send out invitation letters to qualified applicants by March 20th, 2018.  

4. Funding Support

The university will arrange accommodation for applicants and  provide subsidy for their traveling expenses. The maximum subsidy is 10,000 RMB  per person for applicants outside China and 5,000 RMB per person for applicants  from China.

5. Contact Information

The Talent Service Office of the Human Resources Office of  Xiamen University

Contacts: Mr. Jingfeng Chen or Mr. Yipeng Lan

Tel: +86-592-2185685, +86-592-2182259

E-mail: recruit@xmu.edu.cn

Website: http://rsc.xmu.edu.cn/ 

Wechat Official Account: xmu-hr