院務紀事 本院感染症與疫苗研究所公開遴選所長 Position Open: Director, National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology
Applicants and nominations are invited for the position of Director of the National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology (NIIDV) at the National Health Research Institutes (NHRI), Taiwan. The NIIDV conducts research on infectious diseases, development of vaccines and operation of a bioproduction plant.
The Director is responsible for supervision of research and development programs within the institute, as well as collaborations with other sections of NHRI, with government, and with scientific, medical or industrial partners. Eligible applicants should have a doctorate (Ph.D. and/or M.D.) degree with a strong record of productive, interdisciplinary research in infectious disease and vaccine discovery/development. Prospective candidates are also expected to have strong organizational, administrative, communicative and interpersonal skills, with demonstrated abilities to lead a productive multidisciplinary team and develop effective strategic plan.
Familiarity with Taiwan’s public health system and scientific/medical community, proficiency in Chinese language, the ability to work effectively in Taiwan’s research environment are desirable. Industrial experience is welcome.
Interested applicants are asked to submit a complete curriculum vitae, reprints of three selected publications, as well as a statement of research expertise and administrative experience (one or two A4 pages). In addition, please arrange three letters of reference to be sent to:
Search Committee for
The Director of the National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology
Department of Research Planning and Development
National Health Research Institutes
35 Keyan Road, Zhunan, Miaoli County 35053, Taiwan
Contact Person: Ms. Joyce Hsu (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org)
For full consideration, the application should be received by February 28, 2014. The position is open till a successful candidate is selected. Submitted materials will not be returned.