FUTURES STUDIES, TAMKANG UNIVERSITY
The Graduate Institute of Futures Studies at Tamkang University, Tamsui campus, Taipei, Taiwan seeks to fill a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor (the Associate Professor level may be considered for applicants with extended research, teaching and consulting/community service experience in Futures Studies).
Selection Criteria: Ph.D. in Futures
Studies or related areas. Demonstrated – through publications – understanding of foundational concepts, methodologies and epistemological approaches in Futures Studies. Teaching experience in Futures Studies or related areas is preferred.
The successful applicant will teach one graduate and four undergraduate courses(total 10 credits) a semester in Futures Studies. While a rudimentary understanding and capacity to speak Mandarin is preferred, it is not required. English language fluency is required, however. The successful applicant will also be expected to assist in editorial responsibilities associated with the Journal of Futures Studies.
Tamkang University is located in Tamsui, Taipei, Taiwan. The University has the largest Futures Studies program in the world. Over 5000 students take a course in Futures Studies annually. The University will assist in obtaining a resident visa for the successful applicant. The position starts August 1, 2018.
Applicants must self-register online at http://info.ais.tku.edu.tw/staffsjob between January 15, 2018 and February 14, 2018. Applicants will be asked to submit 1) profile, research and publications information; 2) proof of highest level of education completed in electronic format. Please also send a CV, dissertation, copies of publications and two letters of reference. For salary information and other inquiries, please email Shun-jie Ji.
Associate professor and director, Graduate
Institute of Futures Studies
Tamkang University, Tamsui Campus, New
Taipei City, Taiwan 25137