International Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program for 2015


According to the National Postdoctoral Management Committee’s arrangement, Beijing Normal University (BNU) will have three open positions in the International Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program for 2015, which aims to support and provide excellent postdocs with international research experience and integrating them into BNU’s research networks. This program is specially subsidized by the Chinese government. The selected candidates will be funded with a total value of RMB300,000 per year.


Key Requirements

1. Under 35 years old

2. Have obtained doctorate from a world’s top 100 university within the last 3 years

3. Possess outstanding academic achievements, for example, with a record of publications on SSCI journals, etc.

4. Committed to continuous postdoctoral research in China for no less than 21 months

5. Candidates from non-English speaking countries should have a good command of either Chinese or English in listening, speaking, reading and writing.


Application Procedures

Qualified applicants shall submit a completed application to, including the following documents:

l  Beijing Normal University Postdoctoral Admission Application Form for Foreign Applicants (please see the attachment)

l  Curriculum Vitae

l  Recommendation letters from two experts of the same field

l  A scanned copy of educational certificates

l  Representative academic achievements certification



November 20th, 2015



Please consult the FOE website for detailed information about schools, programs, faculty, etc.

   Specific candidate enquiries about the International Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program for 2015 should be addressed to:


Ms. SHI Xingdi, Director

Office of Human Resources Affairs

Faculty of Education

Beijing Normal University


Please note that candidates are expected to gain approvals from supervisors before submitting applications to Ms. SHI Xingdi. If candidates need help with finding a supervisor, please email Ms. Shi for assistance.