Faculty Positions in Astronomy and Astrophysics - National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Foreign
Institution/Company: 
National Tsing Hua University
Department Name: 
Institute of Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
101 Section 2 Kuang Fu Road
City: 
Hsinchu
State/Province: 
Taiwan
Zip/Postal: 
30013
Country: 
Taiwan
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Institute of Astronomy at National Tsing Hua University invites applicants in all research areas of astronomy and astrophysics for a number of faculty positions to start in the 2018-2019 academic year. Rankings of assistant, associate, and full professorship will be all considered, depending on the candidate qualification. Current research activities at NTHU/IoA involve theoretical investigations and observations of high-energy astrophysics, cosmology, and star and planet formation by using Chandra, XMM, Fermi, NuSTAR, Hubble, Spitzer, SMA, JCMT, ALMA, etc. Faculties are involved with large surveys such as PanSTARRS, Subaru's HyperSuprimeCam survey, AKARI Infrared survey, Fastsound infrared spectroscopic survey, KAGRA gravitational wave observatory. On-going instrumentation projects include the Compton Spectrometer and Imager (COSI) in collaboration with UCB/SSL, and an optical observing network for exoplanet transit. Successful candidates are expected to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels, and to develop internationally competitive research programs. Research experiences beyond Ph.D. are preferred.

Applicants should submit a resume, a list of publications, five representative reprints (sent links for large files), a description of research and teaching plans, and arrange at least three reference letters to be sent to the Personnel Committee, Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, No. 101, Sec. 2, Kuang Fu Road, Hsinchu 30013, Taiwan, via e-mail to personnel@phys.nthu.edu.tw. Applications received by October 31, 2017 will receive full consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Further information about the department can be found on the web: http://www.astr.nthu.edu.tw/bin/home.php?Lang=en

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Personnel Committee
Institution/Company: 
Institute of Astronomy, National Tsing Hua University
Street Line 1: 
101 Section 2 Kuang Fu Road
City: 
Hsinchu
Zip/Postal Code: 
30013
Country: 
Taiwan
Email: 
personnel@phys.nthu.edu.tw
Inquiries About Job
Email: 
chairman@phys.nthu.edu.tw