National Taiwan University

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor, Civil Engineering

Taipei, Taiwan
29 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
31 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Civil Engineering

The Department of Civil Engineering at National Taiwan University invites applications for full-time faculty positions including all levels of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in all or one of the following areas: Engineering Materials, Structural Engineering, and Earthquake Engineering; Theoretical, Experimental, or Computational Fluid Mechanics, Hydrology, Hydraulics, Water Resources Engineering, River and Coastal Engineering. The position is expected to start from August 2023.


The Department of Civil Engineering at National Taiwan University (NTUCE) was founded in 1945 and has since been the largest and leading one among all Civil Engineering Departments in Taiwan. The Department has access to several well-established world-class research facilities and NTUCE faculty and alumni partake in the planning, design, and construction of many well-known national public projects in Taiwan. Having a close-knit network with the government, academia, and industries, NTUCE establishes a multilateral platform and promotes interdisciplinary collaboration. It has not only been accredited by the Washington Accord but also ranked 29 in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject in Civil and Structural Engineering. It also offers fully English-taught programs for both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

International applicants are encouraged to apply as we are committed to fostering future global leaders in practice and academia. Currently, there are several funding opportunities and special stipends, especially for junior faculties from Taiwan’s Ministry of Science and Technology and Ministry of Education. The Department will assist our new faculties in applying for these specific grants/stipends.


Each applicant should hold a doctoral degree in Civil Engineering or a highly related field by the starting date and must provide the following materials:

  1. A cover letter;
  2. Application Form for Faculty Position
  3. A curriculum vitae that states academic and work experience, expertise, list of publications, and courses that can be taught;
  4. A statement of research plans for the next five years (6 pages maximum);
  5. A copy of the official doctorate degree certificate, if available;
  6. A copy of the transcript of graduate studies (if applicants are applying for a position of an assistant professor);
  7. Contact information of 3 to 5 references;
  8. A list of publications;
  9. One representative technical paper published within five years before the intended starting date and at most five selected technical papers published within seven years before the planned starting date (can be downloaded from


01 Application Form for Faculty Position.doc
02 List of Publication for Reviewing.doc
03 Verification of Co-author’s Contribution to the Applicant’s Representative Publication.doc

How to Apply:

Applicants should submit an application package through e-mail to Dr. Shang-Hsien Hsieh, Professor and Chairman, Department of Civil Engineering, National Taiwan University at and carbon copy to Yu-Chih CHEN (Siraj) at at the same time. Electronic files of items 2, 7, and 8 should be in Word format, and the rest can be in PDF format. The application deadline is July 31, 2022. For more information, please visit our website ( ).

For related inquiries, please contact:

Professor Shang-Hsien Hsieh