Open Faculty Positions (Assistant, Associate, or Full Research Fellows)

Open Faculty Positions
Institute of Molecular Biology Academia
Sinica, Taiwan, ROC

One tenure-track faculty position is open for a highly qualified individual to establish independent research programs in all disciplines of molecular and cellular biology. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. degree or its equivalent, with appropriate postdoctoral research experience. The successful recruit will be appointed at the levels of Assistant, Associate, or Full Research Fellows (equivalent to academic ranks of Assistant, Associate and Full Professors at universities), and receive a generous multi-year start-up package, followed by annual intramural support.

The Institute of Molecular Biology at Academia Sinica (http://www.imb. provides an active and stimulating research environment, is well supported by both extramural and long-term intramural funding, and features several core facilities (cell imaging, microarray, Next Generation Sequencing, RNAi, electrophysiology, FACS, bioinformatics and mouse facilities) that provide state-of-the-art resources and key technical expertise to the Institute’s research community. Recent research works were published in top journals such as Science, Nature, and Cell. Currently two Ph.D. programs, with one recruiting international students, are formally affiliated with the Institute. English is the official language for seminars and lectures at the Institute, and proficiency in Chinese language is not a prerequisite for application.

Applicants should send their Curriculum Vitae, a description of past research accomplishments and future research plans, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent directly to:

Dr. Soo-Chen Cheng, Director c/o Ms. Vivi Chiang
Institute of Molecular Biology, Academia Sinica
Taipei, Taiwan 11529, ROC

The selection process will start on November 22, 2017 until the positions are filled. Further information can be obtained from Ms. Vivi Chiang at