Position Open: Director, Immunology Research Center, National Health Research Institutes

  • Date: 2022-04-29
  • Update: 2022-04-29
  • Source: 國家衛生研究院
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Applications and nominations are invited for the position of Director of Immunology Research Center at the National Health Research Institutes (NHRI), Taiwan.

The National Health Research Institutes (NHRI) is a non-profit and mission-oriented biomedical research institute in Taiwan.  Its mission is to advance medical and health research and improve people's health and well-being.  As one of NHRI's prestigious research units, the Immunology Research Center aims to study frontier translational research of immune-mediated diseases, explore the disease mechanisms of autoimmune disease and inflammatory diseases, and develop novel early diagnostic kits, immunotherapy, and therapeutic drugs.  For more background information regarding this position and the Center can be found at the website:

The Director is responsible for supervision of research programs within the center, 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 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 Center (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 Immunology Research Center
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 30 June, 2022.  The position is open till a successful candidate is selected.  Submitted materials will not be returned.

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