Westlake Distinguished Fellows are expected to interact with Westlake Fellows and other postdoctoral fellows as well as junior faculty members of Westlake, creating opportunities for young scientists to gain new insights and perspectives at the early stage of their careers. 


Outstanding and brilliant full professors (or equivalent) at institutions around the world

Terms of Visit

Visit may range from a minimum of one week to a maximum of one year with a negotiable start date
A prorated stipend, accommodation, and transportation

How to apply?

Westlake Distinguished Fellows shall be nominated by the Westlake community including the Advisory Committee of the Program, the President, Deans of the three Schools, and the University Academic Committee. Direct applications and self-nominations are not accepted.