[Recruitment] 2023 Fall Project-Based Assistant Professor Position

Position Announcement: One Project-based Assistant Professor
The English Language Center, Tunghai University
The English Language Center at Tunghai University invites applications for full-time faculty position, at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will be in effect on August 1, 2023.
1.      Ph.D. in Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Curriculum and Instruction, or related fields;
2.      Ability to use English as the sole medium of instruction;
3.     Experience in curriculum development, educational technology, learning resources for self-access, and English proficiency assessments for students, faculty, and staff members
4.      A commitment to assisting the University’s bilingual development and internationalization
5.      Dedication, collaboration, and effective communicative skills to achieve efficiency in teamwork.
1.      Teach at least 12 hours per week (Teaching-Track);
2.      Teach Freshman English, Sophomore English, and elective English courses (for non-English majors)
3.      Complete assigned administrative tasks and English-learning activities;
4.      Coordinate within and between committees;
5.      Assist the Center with project applications and management.
Salary and Benefits:
1.      Salary: NT$73,640/month (before tax);
2.      Basic Health Insurance: National Health Insurance Plan covering the employee and all dependents;
3.      Taiwan’s Labor Insurance Plan;
4.      Approximately 12 weeks paid vacation (Winter/Summer);
5.      Annual Bonus: Equivalent of 1.5 month’s salary after a full year of service.
6.      Overtime pay and project stipend opportunities.
Application Materials:
1.      Personal Information Form (use the attached DOC document);
2.      Cover Letter;
3.      CV Form (use the attached DOC document);
4.      Photocopies of Ph.D. diploma and transcript (Foreign diplomas need to be certified).
         If you haven’t received the Ph.D. diploma yet, please provide official documentation of passing the dissertation oral defense;
5.      A sample course syllabus for one of the courses you can offer;
6.      A 3 to 5-minute self-introductory video addressing the following:
1) your background information and teaching experience;
2) your knowledge of teaching in Taiwan and the English programs in the ELC and;
3) how well your expertise, experience and teaching style would fit into the program.
7.      Ph.D. dissertation or publications (if any);
8.      Two recent reference letters;
9.    A photocopy of the Certificate issued by Taiwan Ministry of Education (M.O.E) (if you have one).
Submission Link and Deadline:
Deadline: January 15, 2023
Contact information:
For further information, please contact Ms. Jenny Tseng via e-mail or by phone during office hours:
Office hours: 08:00-12:00 & 13:30-17:00 (Mon. – Fri.)
·          Website: https://elc.thu.edu.tw
·          E-mail: elc@thu.edu.tw
·          Tel: +886-4-23590121 Ext. 31900
1.    A notice will be sent to shortlisted applicants for next reviews. Please provide an e-mail address and phone numbers where you can be reached.
2.    If the information is incomplete, your application will not be accepted.