Faculty Positions in Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology at Peking University


Peking University is one of the top research universities, with its psychiatry and psychology ranking in the top 1% of Essential Science Indicators (ESI) in the world. Peking University has a world-class research platform for psychiatry and clinical psychology, including rich clinical case resources and scientific research facilities such as MRI, MEG, TMS, tDCS, fNIRS, high-density EEG, and eye-tracker. Peking University provides substantial financial support for research, involves actively in international collaborations and maintains strong interactions with local universities.


Faculty Position 

Peking University invites applications for multiple faculty positions in areas of psychiatry, clinical psychology, epidemiology and health statistics, clinical neuroscience, public health policy, and neuroimaging. Positions are open at all ranks from assistant, associate to full professorship.



Applicants should have at least a Ph.D. or M.D. at the time of appointment, with professional experiences in psychiatry and clinical psychology. In addition, the applicants must possess an excellent record of accomplishment in research, and a demonstrated track record of obtaining extramural research support. Advantages will be given for further advanced education, experience and achievement in related fields. Research professors will be recruited in a tenure-track path. Successful applicants will be provided with a supportive and stimulating environment and a competitive start-up package and salary jointly by relevant units of Peking University.


How to Apply 

Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, summary of research accomplishments, research plans, copies of major publications, and three letters of recommendation to mcgovern@pku.edu.cn and lifangmin@pku.edu.cn. Non-Chinese citizens are also encouraged to apply.


For more information, please visit the websites for:

IDG/McGovern Institute for Brain Research (https://mgv.pku.edu.cn/english/index.htm

School of Psychology and Cognitive Sciences (http://www.psy.pku.edu.cn/en/)

Peking University (http://nidd.bjmu.edu.cn/)

Peking University Health Science Center (https://e.bjmu.edu.cn)

Peking University Institute of Mental Health / Peking University Sixth Hosptial (http://www.pkuh6.cn/)

National Institute on Drug Dependence