Jul 28. 2023 - Research Positions

Research Assistant - Prof. LI Xueliang


Research Assistant — at SUSTech Southern University of Science and Technology, School of Design


LI Xueliang

Assistant Professor

SUSTech School of Design 

Xueliang Li is an assistant professor in the School of Design. After obtaining his master’s degree in design from Jiangnan University, Xueliang pursued a Ph.D. degree at the faculty of Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology (Netherlands). His Ph.D. thesis focuses on designing smart wearables to help people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to deal with stress in everyday contexts. His current research focuses on the mental well-being of the elderly and university students, and designing social robots mental well-being. Please see through this link for more details on the research team: https://xueliangseanli.github.io



  • Work closely with the project manager on future design and research projects
  • Carry out design and research activities under the guidance
  • Assist in writing up research funding applications and academic papers



  • Master’s degree in relevant fields, such as industrial design, electronic engineering, and computer science.
  • Capable of design realization or prototyping in software or hardware (such as programming, Arduinos, and PCB making)
  • Interested in doing research in HCI and pursuing Ph.D. in the future



This position is compensated according to the university standard for research assistants



6 - 12 months (negotiable)


Apply & Contact

To apply, please send a brief motivation along with your CV (English+Chinese) to: lixl6@sustech.edu.cn. For questions, please contact lixl6@sustech.edu.cn or chenbaihuicc@gmail.com



The job ad is posted in July 2022. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. The starting date is subject to mutual agreement. Fulltime or parttime is possible.