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Our mission at GIBH, is to serve the citizens of China and the world through commitment and discovery by integrating both biological and chemical sciences for the improvement of human health. Various full time positions and studentships are available at GIBH . So, whether it's pursuing original science in the laboratory or developing new medicines, GIBH offers opportunities to expand your career while making a difference in the scientific community. Please send CV to hr@gibh.org

The Guangzhou Institute of Biomedicine and Health (GIBH) is a government-sponsored scientific research institute, affiliated to the Chinese Academy of Sciences. With more than 300 employees and 200 graduate students, and supported by the state-of-the-art core facilities, GIBH is predominantly focused on the national health and biomedical demands, the core of which lies in internationally innovative research in pathogenesis mechanism and innovation and integration of global cutting-edge technologies.

The main focus of GIBH include: Stem Cell and Regeneration Medicine; Chemical Biology; Infection & Immunity and the Drug Discovery Pipeline. The Institute brings together senior scientists from both industry and academia into a collaborative research environment. Prospective applicants are invited to visit our website www.gibh.cas.cn for more information. 

The Institute is now seeking young scientists with great vigor and passion for the full time

faculty positions in any of the following disciplines: 

High-end Talent Recruitment Program 2012


The Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health (GIBH), Chinese Academy of Sciences is a multidisciplinary research organization, co-founded by the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangdong Provincial Government and Guangzhou Municipal Government.  With its current force of more than 350 employees and 300 graduate students, complemented by state-of-the-art facilities, GIBH is focused on performing creative research programs of international scale, and introducing the latest advances in biomedicine to national healthcare system. The core of GIBH philosophy is to integrate creative research of the highest international standard, cutting-edge innovative technology, and streamlined development approaches. We are determined to achieve our objectives through continuous endeavor.


The main divisions of GIBH correspond to the areas of high priority in research and development: Stem Cell and Regeneration Medicine; Chemical Biology; Infection & Immunity and the Drug Discovery.  The Institutes have brought together established senior scientists from both industry and academia and acquired young talents as principal investigators, forming a unique collaborative environment. Prospective applicants are invited to visit www.gibh.cas.cn for more information.


We are now seeking talented young scientists with fierce creativity and ambitious aspirations, and established researchers, for full-time faculty positions. The basic criteria and specific positions are:





siRNA Therapeutic Laboratory Head
GIBH is involved in the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics based on RNA interference (RNAi) technology. GIBH is currently seeking a Principal Investigator/Senior Scientist who specializes in the use of RNAi gene silencing and miRNA modulation to advance therapeutic drug discovery in oncology and inflammation. The Lab Head will be responsible for implementing and directing a small team of scientists in target identification, validation and drug development.

Primary research goals will be drug delivery technology evaluation and application to the delivery challenges posed by therapeutic siRNA. Both systemic and local delivery methods will be explored for a diverse array of cancer and inflammatory indications. Hands-on responsibilities will include the development of new formulation reagents, new oligonucleotide conjugation reagents; support the exploration of polymer-based delivery systems, and the development of predictive analytical and in vitro assays.

Ph.D. in molecular biology or pharmaceutics, and a minimum of 5+ years of demonstrated experience in the pharmaceutical industry or postdoctoral experience in biopharmaceutics
Expert knowledge of scientific principles and concepts, particularly in molecular biology
A record of relevant scientific publications

Please send email to Dr. B. Zhang, zhang_biliang@gibh.ac.cn and M. Tortorella, m.tortorella@gibh.org

Application procedures are:

1. If you are interested, please send resumes to hr@gibh.org. We will contact you for supporting materials.
2. Preliminary assessment of applicants will be conducted by the GIBH Recruitment Committee, and candidates deemed qualified will be invited for interviews
3. With the approval of GIBH Recruitment Committee, we will sign relevant agreements and contracts with you, who should get prepared for working in GIBH

We will provide:

1. Working conditions, office and experiment platform will be commensurate with the final position.
2. A highly competitive salary based on GIBH regulations, as well as a comprehensive supplementary welfare package, including health care and housing subsidy.
3. Applicants who are qualified for following grant applications in China are preferred:
1000 Recruitment Program by central government(Category A、B、C、D)
100 Recruitment Program by Chinese Academy of Sciences
Leading Talents Program and Innovative Science Team Program by Guangdong Provincial Government

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us!

Personnel Division, Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health, Chinese Academy of Sciences


Tel:0086-20-32015342, 32015267  


Mailing Address:190 Kaiyuan Avenue, Science Park, Guanghzou 510530

Please apply with Curriculum Vitae, statement of research plans to hr@gibh.org. Applicants must clearly state which position(discipline) as listed above they are applying for. For further questions, feel free to contact us(Tel/Fax: 86-20-32015267).


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