Tenure Track position in Geography, GISceince


National Taiwan University


Thursday, December 20, 2018

Start Date

Thursday, August 1, 2019

The Department of Geography, National Taiwan University (NTU) is seeking applications for a tenure-track or tenured position at all ranks beginning in August 2019. We invite applicants with a Ph.D. degree in geography/GIScience 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 areas including, but not restricted to: spatial data science and geo-computation, location-based services, AIoT (AI + IoT), remote sensing and geodetic techniques, and geovisualization and VR/AR applications. 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/

Application Instructions:
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 2018, 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 (wenthung@ntu.edu.tw) by December 20, 2018: (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 2013) and a representative work (published after 2015); (6) three reference letters which should be directed to the department chair. The applicant should be the first and/or corresponding author for the representative paper, which should be published in an SCI, 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.

Contact Name

Dr. Tzai-Hung Wen

Contact Email