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National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

    The Department of Electrophysics of the National Chiao Tung University in Hsinchu, Taiwan (, invites application for full-time tenure-track faculty positions in all ranks. We seek outstanding scientists with strong records of  research in the areas of fundamental and applied physics: including solid-state electronics,  photonics, biological physics, condensed matter physics, and emerging material physics and devices. Applicants with demonstrated potential to develop strong independent research programs are invited to submit curriculum vitae, a summary of research achievements and future research directions, a list of courses to be offered, up to five representative publications, and 3 letters of reference to

 Recruitment Committee, Department of Electrophysics, National Chiao Tung University, 1001 Ta Hsueh Road,  Hsinchu, 30010, Taiwan(

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

The Department of Physics of National Taiwan University seeks to fill two endowed chair professor positions in theoretical physics. The Kenda Chair will be awarded to an outstanding scientist working in theoretical condensed matter physics or related areas, and the Chin-Yu Chair will be awarded to an outstanding scientist working in particle physics and fields.

Candidates should be leading figures in his or her research areas with proven records of academic excellence. Applications should be submitted through Academic jobs online and should include a CV, a list of publications, a statement of research interests, and a list of references.

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Application review will be conducted continuously till the positions are filled.