Established in December, 2013, the Institute of Ocean Research (IOR) is the unique official oceanographic research institute at Peking University (PKU). As the ocean platform of PKU, IOR is responsible for the ocean disciplines planning, disciplinary coordination and interdisciplinary collaboration, scientific and technical innovation and achievements transformation. IOR also plays a key role in supporting the university system reform and the nation’s ocean strategy. Peking University is a leading university in China with complete disciplines in all natural and social sciences. Peking University Institute of Ocean Research offers comprehensive academic programs for undergraduates, Master’s students, and Ph.D. students (http://ocean.pku.edu.cn/english). There are currently 41 faculty members with diverse research interests, including oceanic engineering, oceanic humanities and social science, and oceanic strategy etc. We much appreciate your interest in employment opportunities at IOR!