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Faculty Position Opening at Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica

Faculty Position Opening at Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica
Research Professor/Associate Research Professor/Assistant Research Professor

Institutum Iurisprudentiae at Academia Sinica, a leading research institute of law in Taiwan as well as in East Asia, invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Research Professor level. This tenured or tenure-track position is open to candidates from the following six fields of legal studies:

(1) Law, Science, and Technology;
(2) Legal Developments in China, Hong Kong, and Macau;
(3) Empirical Legal Studies on Judicial System, Judicial Behavior, or Legislation;
(4) Constitutional Structure and Individual Rights;
(5) Administrative Regulation and Judicial Remedies;
(6) Jurisprudence and Social Change.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should have a doctoral degree in law or in other adjacent disciplines (or can expect to receive her/his doctorate degree before September 1, 2020 and have a completed draft of dissertation ready for external review.)

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested applicants should submit the following application materials: (1) curriculum vitae; (2) a list of academic publications within the past five years; (3) a research agenda and a summary of previous research; (4) up to 3 representative articles, book chapters, or books published within the past five years; (5) a printed copy of doctoral diploma (those who have not yet received doctorates should submit instead a letter from the school administration or from the dissertation supervisor affirming that the applicant will receive doctorate by September 1, 2020); (6) applicants who have received their doctorates less than five years ago should also enclose two letters of recommendation as well as copies of their diplomas and transcripts from their college and graduate programs.

In addition to mailing the paper copies to Institutum Iurisprudentiae, applicants should also send the aforementioned documents electronically via e-mail, CD/DVD, or by uploading to a shared space created by the applicant ( i.e. Dropbox, Google drive, etc. ) and sending a direct link to the secretary. Please submit documents (1), (2), and (3) in both Chinese and the applicant’s foreign working language.

Please send the application materials to the following address by 5 PM (UTC +08:00) Thursday, April 30, 2020.

Distinguished Research Professor & Director Chien-Liang Lee
Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica
128 Academia Road Section 2
Taipei 11529, TAIWAN

For more information about the qualifications, review process and application forms, please refer to the IIAS website ( , in Chinese). To know more about the IIAS, please visit our English website: . If you have further questions, please contact Mr. Han-Min Wang at +886-2-2652-5403 or .
Personal information and physical/electronic documents provided by the applicants will only be used for internal discussion and external review; all files will be returned to the applicants, removed from record, or destroyed upon completion of the review process.