Now I am an associate professor at the department of **** at *** University. I earned a bachelor and master Degree in from *** University, and PhD degree in 2013 from ***** University. Since I got my master degree from ***** University, I have been working at ***** University for about 15 years.
I have been doing research in the field of ****. During my Ph. D studies, my research work mainly focused on ****. After graduating of PhD, I begin to concentrate on ****. Now, I am collaborating with my colleague Prof. M focusing on ****.
How will this program meet your educational goals?I intend to study on “**************”, which aims to ***********.I am also willing to enlarge my research interest to other related field. If necessary, I can do some work on your other research field relating to ***********. I hope to make contribution to your lab.
As I have mentioned above, I have strong interest in ****. I learn about your excellent research and publications in your lab website. Your research focuses ****. Moreover, your lab has good research facilities. So I think your research work matches with my former education and research experience. I’d like to do research in your group.
Why do you choose my college and city**** is one of the top universities in the world, which has been founded more than 100 years. My college classmates Dr. C has been to **** as visiting scholar. He told me that ****is a good host university.
What are you hoping to learn when you are in lab?I want to learn a lot of new techniques and advanced research experience to improve my ability of doing research. Visiting abroad can both broaden and deepen my learning in this field. Furthermore, in order to improve my teaching strategies and skills in English, I want to audit and observe some related courses. All in all, I think it’s of great importance to go abroad to enrich your experience.
I have and rich experience and enthusiasm in doing research work.I am used to making full preparation before doing sth., which may lead to high cost of time.
I applied for several other visiting scholar positions, but this is my first interview. I also hope this is my final interview.
I have passed the exam called PETs 5 which is hosted by China national education examinational authority. Pets5 is necessary for most government sponsored persons. Qualified score is different according to different funding. Full score of the exam is 100. Only about 10 percent can Pets 5 every year. I got 60 which has been a pretty good score.
I have a funding launched by *******. ****** will provide me with enough stipends for my studying and living abroad for 12 months.
Did you participate in any international conference?No, but I hope I can have opportunity to participate in international conference. It is a good chance to exchange with other researchers in similar fields and learn from others.
I like to do exercises, especially play badminton. To do exercises could make me energetic.