Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (International Programs)
National Sun Yat-sen University – College of Management
Location: Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Salary: US$34,068 – US$42,848 (Assistant Professor); US$36,800 – US$47,217 (Associate Professor) per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Tenure-track or Renewable Contract
Closes: 30 JUNE 2021
As part of an ambitious expansion program, we are seeking to appoint up to eight excellent academics with an international research profile. While we will consider applications from all business-related disciplines, we particularly welcome applicants with teaching experience in accounting, information systems or operations management. You will join the dynamic College of Management, which is currently pursuing a wide-ranging internationalization strategy. You will be teaching within the undergraduate International Business Program as well as within the International Business MBA (IBMBA) and the Global Human Resource Management MBA (GHRM MBA) programs.
You will have:
We expect applicants at the Assistant Professor level to have—or be close to completing—a PhD degree. They should also provide evidence of high-quality research and teaching. Applicants at the Associate Professor level should have published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals and should have substantial experience of teaching within higher education institutions.
Appointees are expected to apply for research grants from the Ministry of Science and Technology (Taiwan), which include salary supplements of US$6,325 per year in addition to earmarked research support. The University and the College may jointly award an annual salary supplement of up to US$25,300 for a maximum of three years upon appointment (tenure-track professors only). All compensation packages include comprehensive health insurance and superannuation plans.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to campus or video interviews.
Contact: Ms. Mavis Hung, International Coordinator, International Relations Office, College of Management, National Sun Yat-sen University (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Tel (O): +886-7-5251656)
You should email your application package to Ms. Mavis Hung, which should include the following documents:
About National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) and the College of Management
NSYSU is the leading research university in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. It was founded in 1980 and currently enrolls about 10,000 students. About half of all students pursue masters or Ph.D. degrees. The College of Management was the first institution in Taiwan to be accredited by the Association for the Advancement of Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in 2005. It was also among the first colleges to introduce English-medium graduate programs. According to the 2021 QS world ranking, it is ranked among the top one percent in business and management studies (#201 among more than 25,000 higher education institutions).
Kaohsiung is Taiwan’s second largest metropolitan area and hosts the world’s 14th-largest container port. Its population size is approximately 2.8 million. According to numbeo.com, the 2021 cost of living (including rent) is about 60 percent lower than in New York City, or about the same as in Bangkok, Thailand. Kaohsiung enjoys a tropical savanna climate with a year-round average temperature of 25.4° C, ranging from 19.7°C in January to 29.4°C in July.