Department of Philosophy, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Notice of Vacancies

The Department of Philosophy at National Taiwan University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor. Teaching appointment is effective from August 1, 2020.

Qualification: Ph.D. in Philosophy or related fields


  1. Pre-Qin philosophy (preferably in Confucianism; familiarity with

excavated manuscripts is an advantage)

  1. Chinese Buddhist philosophy
  2. Political philosophy, Social philosophy, Legal philosophy

Other Requirements: Applicants must be competent in teaching in Mandarin and prepared to offer mandatory courses (teaching experience is preferred but not required). 

Application Materials:

  • Photocopy of certificate of doctoral degree

An official transcript of doctoral studies is required for the application for the position of Assistant Professor

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Publication list
  • Description of work experience and/or special honors (if any)
  • Statement of research specialization and academic interests
  • Course syllabi (including mandatory courses) and syllabi of previously offered courses (if any)
  • Four copies of the following: dissertation, up to three major publications (after August 2015) and other reference publications (if any, after August 2013). If major publications are in the form of monographs or book chapters, please submit proof of review and publication.
  • Two letters of recommendation

Deadline: Applications should be received by 5 p.m. on January 13, 2020.

Please send your application to the following address

If by mail

If in person or by express delivery

Department of Philosophy

National Taiwan University

No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Road

Taipei 10617, Taiwan (R.O.C.)

Department of Philosophy

National Taiwan University

No.18, SiYuan St., Zhongzheng Dist., Taipei 10087, Taiwan (R.O.C.)


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