The Institute of Biological Chemistry (IBC) at Academia Sinica, Taiwan (www.ibc.sinica.edu.tw) seeks outstanding candidates to fill tenure-track faculty positions. While we anticipate that hires will be made at the Assistant Research Fellow level, more senior candidates will also be considered.
The Institute has a long tradition of excellence in research at the biology/chemistry interface, in particular protein biochemistry, structural biology, glycoscience and the study of other post-translational modifications. In this search, we are interested in individuals whose research interests lie in the areas of chemical biology and synthetic biology, including natural products chemistry and the development and application of chemical probes to understand biological phenomena. Successful candidates will have a joint appointment at the Institute of Biochemical Sciences, National Taiwan University (ibs.ntu.edu.tw), be provided with generous start-up funding and annual intramural support, and enjoy full access to all shared resources in Academia Sinica.
Application materials should include:
1) A cover letter with the names of three referees who will write on the applicant’s behalf;
2) A curriculum vitae;
3) A statement of research accomplishments;
4) A proposal for future research.
Application materials should be combined into a single PDF file and sent to the Chair of Recruitment Committee, c/o Ms. Pei-Ru Liao (email: firstname.lastname@example.org). The applicant should arrange for the letters from the three referees to be sent directly to email@example.com. Screening of applications will begin on November 1, 2023 and will continue until the positions are filled.
IBC is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce and welcomes applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women, indigenous persons, and members of visible minority groups, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity to apply. Fluency in Mandarin Chinese is not required.