Position Open: Director, Institute of Molecular and Genomic Medicine, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan

  • Date: 2020-07-27
  • Update: 2020-07-31
  • Source: 國家衛生研究院
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Applications and nominations are invited for the position of Director of Institute of Molecular and Genomic Medicine at the National Health Research Institutes (NHRI), Taiwan.

The Director is responsible for supervision of research programs within the institute, as well as for research collaboration with other sections of NHRI and outside institutions. Prospective candidates should have strong organizational, communicative, and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to interact effectively with others at all levels inside and outside of NHRI. Applicants should have a doctorate (Ph.D. and/or M.D.) in biomedical sciences, molecular biology, genomics or related translational medicine fields and demonstrate a successful record of conducting interdisciplinary research.

Familiarity with global scientific and medical community and the ability to work effectively in Taiwan's research environment are preferred.

Interested applicants are requested to submit a complete Curriculum Vitae and a brief statement of research expertise, administrative experience, and vision or plan for the development of the Institute (one or two pages).  In addition, please arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly to:

Search Committee for
The Director of the Institute of Molecular and Genomic Medicine
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:

For full consideration, the application should be received by September 22, 2020.  The position is open till a successful candidate is selected. Submitted materials will not be returned.

Background information regarding this position and the Institute can be found at the web site:

NHRI is an equal opportunity employer. Women and non-Taiwanese citizens are encouraged to apply.