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

Taiwan (TW)
25 Jan 2019
24 Feb 2019
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.


  • 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


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


  • 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

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

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


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

  • Electronically through email to 
  • 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

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

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.

Any inquiries about this position call or email:
Ms. Yu-fen Chen,
Office: +886 229397237