Institute Director and 5 Faculty Positions at the Institute of Ecology, Peking University

Peking University
Beijing (CN)
internationally competitive depending on the appointment level and is to be individually negotiated.
March 09 2018
Life Sciences, Ecology
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

The Institute of Ecology at Peking University invites applications for the director and 5 full-time tenured/tenure-track faculty positions in the broad areas of ecological sciences in Plant Ecology, Animal Ecology, Microbial Ecology, Restoration Ecology, and Conservation Ecology. Appointments are made at three levels: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Full Professor.


A faculty candidate will be expected to teach 2-3 courses for undergraduate and graduate students each year, and to lead a team in innovative research. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply for the 'Thousand Talents Program' or the 'Youth Thousand Talents Program' through Peking University.


Salary for all the positions is internationally competitive depending on the level of appointment and is to be individually negotiated. All faculty positions will be provided with necessary startup resource and research infrastructure.


Applicants should submit a letter of application, a full curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three references, and a letter of research and teaching interests to Dr. Jingyun Fang ( and Dr. Yanhong Tang ( Review of applications will start from April 2018, and last until all the positions are filled.


We encourage applications from qualified individuals of all ethnic background and from all countries. Inquiries about the positions may be made to Dr. Zhiyao Tang ( or Dr. Zhiheng Wang (


Further Information:


Institute of Ecology

Yifu Building 2, Peking University

5 Yiheyuan Road

Haidian District, Beijing, 100871