Job opportunities

The Institute of Physics, National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan invites applications for faculty positions in experimental low-temperature physics and in experimental neutrino physics. Candidates are expected to make strong commitments to excellence in research, teaching and mentoring. The appointment will begin in February 2019. Candidates should submit a letter of application, CV, research proposal, teaching statement and arrange at least three letters of reference by April 30, 2018. Application materials should be sent to by Email.

Faculty Positions at National Central University, Taiwan

The Department of Physics at NCU invites applications for two tenure-track or tenured positions with the appointments starting from August 2018. Applicants in all areas of physics are welcome; candidates specialized in high-field physics (laser plasma) or solid state related photonics are preferred for one of the positions. Successful candidates are expected to establish a strong and independent research program, obtain research funding, commit to excellent teaching, and supervise students. Applicants should submit a curriculum vita and research prospectus, and arrange three reference letters to be sent to: Prof. Shin-Shan Yu, Department of Physics, National Central University, Taoyuan City 32001, Taiwan (e-mail:; TEL: +886-3-4253749). To ensure full consideration, applications should be received before January 8th, 2018.

 The Department of Earth Sciences at National Taiwan Normal University invites applications for one faculty position in Geophysics. This position will start either in the February or August of 2018, depending on the hiring procedure. The position is expected to be at the Assistant Professor level, but a higher level appointment may be considered for exceptionally qualified candidates.

Candidates specializing in survey/observational/theoretical/statistical geophysics are welcomed. The preference will be given to individuals who can offer innovative interdisciplinary proposals (no more than 2 pages) and to work with other groups in this department (astronomy, oceanography, atmospheric science, and geology). Candidates who have experience on big data analysis, Earth system science, interaction of Earth’s spheres, and risk analysis of multiple natural hazards are strongly encouraged.

The appointees should have a demonstrated record in research and a commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching and provide his/her teaching plan. It is expected that the candidate will have a Ph.D. in Geophysics at the time of the appointment with preference given to those with post-doctoral experience and whose interests, abilities, and experience benefit our existing programs.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a current CV, a publication list, a description of how your future research and teaching will contribute to the overall goals of the department, a (photo) copy of doctorate diploma, and arrange three letters of reference directly sent to:

Dr. Horng-sheng Mii, Chair of the Department of Earth Sciences,

National Taiwan Normal University,

No. 88, Sec. 4 Ting-Chou Road, Taipei 11677,

Taiwan, R.O.C.



Complete applications should be received by October 5th , 2017 for full consideration.

Inquiries can be directed to Ms. Chia-yu Hsieh (,, Telephone: +886-2-7734-6378, Fax: +886-2-2933-3315.

For more information, please visit department’s website at