Taiwan Fellowship

Taiwan (TW)
01 May 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Taiwan Fellowship
Application Address: http://taiwanfellowship.ncl.edu.tw/eng/apply_out.aspx
Location:              Republic of China, Taiwan
Contract type:            Depends
Contract term:            3 months ~ 1 year

Taiwan Fellowship:

The Taiwan Fellowship is established by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of Republic of China (Taiwan) to award foreign experts and scholars interested in researches related to Taiwan, cross-strait relations, mainland China, Asia-Pacific region and Chinese studies to conduct advanced research at universities or academic institutions in Taiwan. The application process will begin from May 1 to June 30, 2018, and recipients will perform their researches between January to December 2019. For detail information, please refer to: http://taiwanfellowship.ncl.edu.tw.

1. Grant

(1) Monthly grant.
a. Professors, associate professors, research fellows, or associate research fellows: NT$60,000.
b. Assistant professors, assistant research fellows, or doctoral candidates: NT$50,000.
(2) One round-trip, economy-class ticket for the most direct route to Taiwan (The subsidy will be decided by MOFA in accordance with the relevant regulations).
(3) The terms of fellowship are 3 to 12 months.

2. Eligibility

Recipients shall be foreign professors, associate professors, assistant professors, post-doctoral researchers, doctoral candidates, or doctoral program students at related departments of overseas universities, or are research fellows at an equivalent level in academic institutions abroad.

3. Application

Prepare the application documents.  1) Resume (including a publication list), 2) Research proposal, 3)Two letters of recommendation or one letter of recommendation and one letter of agreement from the highest administrative director of your institution. Fill in the Online Application at http://taiwanfellowship.ncl.edu.tw/eng/apply_out.aspx and upload the above documents.  

4. Contact

(1)Fellowship administrator: Center for Chinese Studies at National Central Library: http://ccs.ncl.edu.tw/
(2)Contact person: Ms. Melodie Wu and Ms. Aurora Lee
twjob@ncl.edu.tw  and  twfellowship@ncl.edu.tw, Tel: +886-2-2361-9132 #318, #317 ;  Fax: +886-2-2371-2126