The Institute of Oceanography at National Taiwan University (NTU) invites applications for up to three faculty positions in oceanography. The posts are open at all levels (assistant, associate, or full professor), depending on the candidate’s profile and experience. The earliest appointment is August 1, 2021. Candidates must hold a doctoral degree related to marine sciences, including physical oceanography, chemical oceanography, marine geology & geophysics, marine biology/fisheries, or biological oceanography. Applicants should send (1) curriculum vitae (including publication list), (2) PDF reprints of up to three representative publications (published after June 2017), (3) a proposal for future research and teaching preferences, (4) contact information of three referees, via e-mail before January 10, 2021, to:
Prof. Chih-hao Hsieh
Chair, Faculty Search Committee
Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University
NTU ranks in the top 100 universities worldwide (QS 2021), and Taipei was recently named the world’s friendliest and safest city for expats (InterNations 2018). NTU offers a dynamic and supportive working environment with a wide range of state-of-the-art research facilities. Generous start-up funding is available for new faculty members. Outstanding candidates may also apply for special programs of the Ministry of Science and Technology with extra stipend and grants.
Founded in 1968 at NTU, the Institute of Oceanography endeavored to promote integrative and interdisciplinary research and education of marine sciences in Taiwan. The institute maintains a research vessel (the New Ocean Researcher 1) and the Taiwan Ocean Data Bank. The faculty members and staffs are committed to academic excellence and social responsibility by studying and protecting the marine environment and promoting sustainable utilization of marine resources. Please refer to the website http://www.oc.ntu.edu.tw for more information about the Institute of Oceanography.
Upon receipt of the application, an acknowledgement e-mail will be sent to the applicant within a week. Applicants who do not receive the acknowledgement e-mail, please contact the Faculty Search Committee Chair for confirmation.