Principal Investigator Positions at the Shanghai Institute of Nutrition and Health (SINH) , Chinese Academy of Sciences

Posted 6 months ago

The Shanghai Institute of Nutrition and Health (SINH) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) is a national institution of China focusing on research in the areas of nutrition, chronic diseases, aging, and food safety with emphasis on application and biotechnology development. SINH was founded in 2016 by merging four institutes and two centers of the Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, CAS.

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Research areas:

1. Metabolic homeostasis and intervention of chronic diseases

2. Immune dysfunction in chronic diseases

3. The interplay between chronic disease and aging

Recruitment areas:

1. Human nutrition, metabolism and epidemiology

2. Nutrient sensing and metabolic regulation

3. Toxicology and detection technology of food borne diseases

4. Tumor microenvironment, immunity and intervention

5. Genetics and environment interaction of complex diseases

6. Mechanism and intervention of aging

7. Bioinformatics and medical informatics

8. Computational biology


1. PhD and or an MD degree

2. At least 3 years research experience

3. Achieve original scientific research results and have great potential for development.


Qualified candidates will receive an internationally competitive salary, sufficient start-up funds, lab space, office space and state-of-the-art core facilities. Assistance will be provided in applying for national and regional talent awards and subsides. Other benefits provided by SINH include insurance and housing fund, supplementary medical insurance, annual physical examination, paid annual leave, public rental housing, and children’s education.

Application materials:

1. Cover letter

2. Curriculum vitae (including lists of publications and research funding)

3. Statement of Research Summary and Research Proposal

4. 3 Letters Reference

No expiration date for this advertisement.

Contact Information:

Mrs. Jing Mu, Mrs. Jianhong Chen

Office of Personnel and Education, SINH

No.320 Yueyang Road, Shanghai, 200031, P. R. China


Phone: +86-21-54920481、54920027

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Job CategoryEnseignement et recherche scientifique

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