Faculty positions, Department of Geosciences - Taipei, Taiwan

The Department of Geosciences at the National Taiwan University (NTU), located in Taipei, is seeking active scientists to fill two to three faculty positions starting from 1 August 2020.


The positions are open to candidates from all fields in geosciences, but those who have a strong background in the fields below will receive more favorable consideration:

- Structural and field geology
- Sedimentology and stratigraphy
- Mineralogy and petrology
- Geological resources or hydro- and applied geology


Applicants are requested to send the following documents: CV, list of publications, statements of teaching and research interests, copies of diploma and transcript, names and contact information of three referees, and three to five articles published within the recent seven years (one of which needs to be designated as a representative paper and must be published after 1 August 2015)

Application materials should be sent by email to Professor J. Bruce H. Shyu, the Chair of the Searching Committee: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Deadline for applications is 5 January 2020.

Further information

For more information, please refer to the website: http://web.gl.ntu.edu.tw/

NTU ranks in the top 100 universities worldwide (QS 2019), and Taipei was recently named the World’s Friendliest and Safest City for Expats (InterNations 2018).

Within Taipei there is easy access, through a world class transit system, to a vibrant city life and to numerous outdoor activities such as hiking, snorkeling, fishing and mountain biking.

The Department of Geosciences 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.