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Date: 2017-02-02

【Research Fellow】

The Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica, welcomes applications for a full-time research position:

1. Ranks Available: Assistant Research Fellow, Associate Research Fellow or Research Fellow (Positions roughly corresponding to assistant professor, associate professor, and professor at U.S. universities.)

2. Areas of Specialty: Chinese History (prior to the Ming dynasty), preferable areas: political history (including history of political institutions), economic history, and historiography

3. Qualification

(1) PhD or at least the passage of the dissertation defense

(2) Applicants for associate research fellowship must have served as an associate professor for at least three years at an academic institution in Taiwan; or have served as an associate professor, or as an assistant professor for at least three years, at a foreign institution recognized by Academia Sinica.

(3) Applicants for research fellowship must have served as a professor for at least three years at an institution in Taiwan; or have served as a professor, or an associate professor for at least three years, at a foreign institution recognized by Academia Sinica.

4. Please submit the following materials:

(1) Application Form (download)

(2) A list of publications

(3) Certificate of PhD degree (or certification of a successful thesis defense or the official approval of the thesis)

(4) A two- to three-page statement of research plan

 (5) Writing samples from last five years (up to three publications for applicants for assistant research fellow's position, and up to six for those for associate research fellow's position and above). If a PhD dissertation is to be used, please submit the entire dissertation instead of selected chapters.

(6) Two letters of recommendation sent directly to the IHP

Academia Sinica in Taiwan is an all-research institution; successful applicants may devote all of his or her time to research and publication, and receive adequate research support.

Applicants will not be required to publish their works in Chinese, but the ability to communicate in spoken Chinese is desirable.

Completed applications must be post-marked no later than May 31st, 2017. Please alert us by email upon sending an application.

Please send application materials to:
Search Committee
Institute of History & Philology, Academia Sinica
128 Academia Road, Section 2; Nankang Taipei, Taiwan 11529

Contact: Ms. Shih-ting Lu
Secretariat
Institute of History & Philology, Academia Sinica
Tel: 886-2-2782-9555 ext. 240, Fax: 886-2-2783-1815, Email: laima@asihp.net

Download 》 Application_form.doc
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