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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 August 2020. We invite applicants with a Ph.D. degree in geography or related disciplines, whose research will strengthen the department’s GISceince program or the applications of human or physical geography. We are conducting a broad search and considering appointments in the following two research areas including, but not restricted to:
(1)Geographic information science: including spatial data science, geo-computation, geo-AI, remote sensing, survey and mapping techniques, and geovisualization.
(2)Earth system process and applications: including geomorphology and surface process, forest ecosystem, terrestrial biogeochemistry, natural hazards, and environmental resource conservation and management. 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

Qualified candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree at the time of application. Those who finish their study program, including the Ph.D. dissertation requirement, and expect to graduate by May 2019, but have not yet obtained the diploma may be considered as a qualified candidate, only on the condition with a confirmation from his/her Ph.D. adviser. Applicants should be proficient in lecturing in either English or Mandarin Chinese. To apply please submit the following materials in a package to the department chair, Professor Tzai-Hung Wen or by e-mail (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by November 30, 2019: (1) a letter of application describing how he/she would contribute to the Department’s teaching and research programs; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a copy of PhD diploma; (4) a complete publication list; (5) recent selected publications (published after 2014) and a representative work (published after 2016); (6) a list of three referees. The applicant should be the first and/or corresponding author for the representative paper, which should be published in a SCI or SSCI indexed journal or refereed book/book chapter. We note that the application materials will not be returned to the applicants.

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
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