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The Department of Geography in National Taiwan University (NTU) is seeking to appoint up to two tenure-track or tenured positions at all ranks from August 2022 thereafter. The candidates will hold, or be about to complete (by August, 2022), a PhD in geography or related disciplines. We seek energetic and innovative candidates with a track record of outstanding research, and a commitment to excellence in education and research contributing substantially to the following, in order of priority, research areas:
(1)Geographic information science and technology:
including spatial thinking, spatial ontology, spatial data science and 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, and human dimensions of environmental change.
The successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the core areas of their discipline. Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills in either English or Mandarin Chinese and evidence of developing and maintaining research collaborations in her/his field or inter-disciplinary. Further information about Geography Department, NTU can be found at
Those applying for these positions should forward: (1) a letter of application describing how she/he 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 April, 2017) and a representative work (published after April, 2019); (6) a list of names and addresses of three referees to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by December 15, 2021. Note that the applicant should be the first and/or corresponding author for the representative paper, which was published in a SCI or SSCI indexed journal or refereed book/book chapter. Applications may also be mailed to:

Professor Jr-Chuan Huang
Chairperson, Department of Geography
National Taiwan University
No. 1, Section 4, Roosevelt Road
Taipei, Taiwan 106
Tel: +886-2-33665820; Fax: +886-2-23622911
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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.