Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Social Work/Social Welfare

Taiwan (TW)
25 Jan 2019
24 Feb 2019
Permanent
Full Time

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Social Work/Social Welfare

National Chengchi University

The Graduate Institute of Social Work, National Chengchi University in Taiwan, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Social Work/Social Welfare at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professorship. 

Responsibilities include teaching courses at the graduate level in Long-Term Care, Aging and Social Policy, Family Policy, or Gender and Social Welfare Policy. 

The position starting date is August 1st, 2019.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Teaching

  • Teaching courses in above-mentioned courses and other Social Work/Social Welfare courses at the graduate level 
  • Supervising and advising graduate students

Scholarly Research

  • Maintaining an innovative, independent, productive, externally funded research agenda

Service

  • Participating in the academic life of the Graduate Institute
  • Service to the Graduate Institute, College of Social Science, profession and community

QULIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Social Work/Social Welfare (Applicants for the Assistant level must receive the diploma by the date of appointment or within three months thereafter)
  • A record of excellence in research, demonstrated through publications in top ranked and field relevant academic journals, presentations at significant conferences, awards and accolades, and strong endorsements by referees
  • A record of excellence in teaching, demonstrated through teaching accomplishments, teaching evaluations, and strong letters of reference
  • A strong command of oral and written skill in both Mandarin and English is required

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE AND ABILITIES
Assistant Professor Level 

  • Highly talented and merited researchers (beyond their post-doc phase preferred) yet still at their early academic career
  • Has shown potential, initiative, and innovation in research and teaching 
  • Associate/Full Professor Level
  • A distinguished academic career and an established international reputation in their fields
  • An excellent publications record 
  • Success in acquiring external research funding 
  • Active members of academic and societal networks

REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS
Applications received by March 26, 2019 are ensured full consideration.

APPLICATION PROCESS
HOW TO APPLY

All applications are to be submitted in both electronic and printed format.  

  • Electronically through email to chenyufn@nccu.edu.tw 
  • One printed copy of application materials posted to the Graduate Institute of Social Work, National Chengchi University, No.64, Section2, Zhi-Nan Road, Taipei, Taiwan

APPLICATION MATERIALS
Please be sure to include all required documents before submitting your application. Files must be complete to be considered. Please include the following documents: 

For Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Applicants:

  • Cover letter addressing qualifications, and a description of research and/or practice experience, as well as a teaching and research statement
  • CV/Resume (including lists of publications)
  • Copies of diploma of the highest degree
  • Copies of graduate transcripts
  • Reprints of selected (maximum 3) empirical research publications within the past five years
  • Reprints of course syllabus (minimum 2)
  • Two letters of professional references, addressed to Professor Li-Yu Song, Chair of the faculty Recruitment Committee, and sent/emailed directly to chenyufn@nccu.edu.tw

For Assistant level Applicants, Also:

  • A copy of your doctoral dissertation

Applicants who are certified by the Taiwan Ministry of Education as Teachers at the University level, please submit a copy of your Teacher’s Certificate.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Any inquiries about this position call or email:
Ms. Yu-fen Chen,
Office: +886 229397237
Email: chenyufn@nccu.edu.tw.