The State Key Laboratory of Traction Power (TPL, Code 334791590) is a state key open research laboratory with the approval of construction by State Development Planning Commission. The Lab was approved to establish in 1989 and achieved government acceptance in 1995. In 2003, 2008 and 2013 the Lab passed the national assessment and was evaluated as the first-class State Key Laboratory twice in 2003 and 2008, respectively.
The Laboratory’s highly qualified 87 permanent staff includes: 52 professors, 25 associate professors and 47 PhD student supervisors. Among the staff there is 1 member of both the Chinese Academy of Science and the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 member of the Chinese Academy of Science, 1 member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 7 National Outstanding Youth Fund winners, 7 special professors and 2 chair professors under the Changjiang Scholar Program, 3 Thousand Talents Program winnes, 5 leading talents of Ten Thousand Talents Program, 4 members of Millions of Talent Projects National candidates, 1 young talent group of National Thousand Plan, 4 candidates of Youth Science and Technology Innovation Leader,1 winner of China Youth Science and Technology Award and 75 Provincial and ministerial talent plan owners.
The Lab owns 1 National Innovation Research Group, 2 Key Field Innovation Teams of the Ministry of Science and Technology , 2 Innovation Teams by Ministry of Education, 2 core teams of Rail transit safety 2011 Collaborative Innovation Center, 2 of Sichuan Youth Scientific and Technological Innovation Research Team, 2 of Sichuan Provincial Department of Education Innovation Research Team. Meanwhile the lab also owns several International cooperation and exchange platforms include: Programme of Introducing Talents of Discipline to Universities (111 Project) by Ministry of Education, State Foreign Experts Bureau, Demonstration National International Science and Technology Cooperation Base by Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Education International Cooperation Joint Laboratory, etc.
The State Key Laboratory of Traction Power (TPL) owns first-class experimental research platforms include Fundamental Research Experimental Platform for High- speed Train, High-speed Train Service Performance Research Platform and Digital Simulation Test Rig for High-speed Train. The construction funds is more than 0.4 billion RMB. The Laboratory is the national recognition (CNAS) unit.
Treatments (details discussed personally):
1. Annual Salary: 400,000-500,000 yuan basic salary (bonus provided , qualified talents could access to “Yanghua Plan”of 3 Years of Funding: 150,000/Year) ;
2. Housing and settlement fee (one-time only): Provide a home-buying fee for purchasing 140-160 square meters of housing near the university, or provide a discounted price to buy a set of university housing and home placement of 800,000-1,000,000 yuan (one-time);
3. Accredited as professor. Doctoral supervisor;
4. Research start-up fee: According to the national allocation of funds, the professor will receive research fees at one-to-one matching (1,000,000-3,000,000 yuan). Special disciplines are configured according to the actual needs of scientific research;
5. Platform construction fee (including equipment fees): According to the actual needs of scientific research configuration equipment costs;
6. Team building: Establish or join existing high-level scientific research teams according to actual needs;
7. Work and laboratory space :According to the actual needs of scientific research configuration;
8. Postgraduate Admission numbers: independent List (Ph.D. ≥1/year; Post graduate ≥2-3/year);
9. Help with the employment of the spouse and the childrens entrance into kindergarten and school;
10. The extra supporting treatment by the lab is as follows:
(1)State Key Laboratory Independent Research Fund: 200,000yuan per year;
(2)In addition to the salary allowance and reward granted by the corresponding policies of the school and the laboratory, a special allowance of 100,000 yuan/year will be granted;
(3) Extra Postgraduate Admission numbers include Ph.D. 1/year; Post graduate 1/year.
Contacts: Xu Chunyan
Address: State Key Laboratory of Traction Power, Southwest Jiaotong University,
No.111, Section 1, 2nd Ring Road North, Chengdu, China