The Department of Geography, National Taiwan University (NTU) is seeking applications for 1 to 2 tenure-track or tenured positions at all ranks beginning in February 2021. We invite applicants with a Ph.D. degree in geography or related disciplines, whose research will strengthen the department’s human/physical geography or GISceince programs. We are conducting a broad search and considering appointments in the following two research areas including, but not restricted to:
(1)Geographic information science and technology: including spatial thinking, spatial ontology, spatial data science, geo-computation, geo-AI, environmental remote sensing, and geovisualization.
(2)Physical geography and earth critical zone: including geomorphology and surface process, terrestrial biogeochemistry, monitoring and processes in the Earth Critical Zone (ECZ), natural hazards, and environmental resource conservation and management.
(3)Human geography and environmental studies: including local and regional development, culture, nature and society, regional studies and geography, human dimensions of environmental change.
Leadership in cutting-edge collaborative research within- and cross-departments, and strong commitments to teaching and mentoring are expected. For more information about the department, please see http://www.geog.ntu.edu.tw/
The annual salary will be 13.5 monthly salaries. For junior positions, the annual salary is composed of various resources, and could be up to 60k USD annual salary. This include the standard monthly salaries and possible stipends and benefits include but not exclusively the following:
(1) University Stipend for new faculty: 15K to 30K USD annually up to three years.
(2) Grant stipend from government: 6K USD annually with a grant, outstanding candidates may also eligible to apply for special programs of the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Science and Technology with extra stipend and grants.
National Taiwan University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.
Professor Tzai-Hung Wen
Chair, Department of Geography
National Taiwan University
No. 1, Section 4, Roosevelt Road
Taipei, Taiwan 106
Tel: +886-2-33665820; Fax: +886-2-23622911