Tenure-track Faculty Position in Geophysics at Peking University


Tenure-track Faculty Position in Geophysics at Peking University


Position:                              Tenure-track faculty (open rank)

Location:                             Peking University, Beijing, China

Application Deadline:        December 1, 2023


About the Department

Peking University is one of the top-ranked universities in Asia with an open and vibrant academic community as well as start-of-the-art facilities. The Department of Geophysics has a longstanding tradition of excellence in research and teaching. Our faculty are dedicated to expanding the knowledge about the Earth by conducting cutting-edge and collaborative research projects. We look forward to welcoming you to join us in pushing the boundaries of geophysics at Peking University. More information about Geophysics at Peking University can be found at https://geophy.pku.edu.cn/


Job Details

We invite applications for tenure-track faculty positions in geophysics. Priority will be given to candidates with expertise in geodynamics, structure seismology, and DAS, although strong candidates in other geophysics or related interdisciplinary fields will also be considered. 



Applicants should have a Ph.D. in geophysics or related fields, a demonstrated excellence in independent research and a commitment to teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.



Successful candidates are expected to establish an active research program, teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in geophysics or related field, and participate in departmental services and contribute to the university community.


Application Process

Interested candidates should submit an application package including: (1) a curriculum vitae with a list of publications, (2) a statement of research including accomplishments and future plans, (3) a teaching statement describing teaching philosophy and proposed courses, and (4) names and contact details of three referees. All applications should be sent to meganxiao@pku.edu.cn before December 1, 2023.



Peking University offers competitive salary and benefits package, start-up funds for research, and opportunities for collaboration within the university and external partners.


Peking University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from candidates regardless of age, race, gender, religion, nationality, or other protected status.