One adjunct position in Latin (Application Deadline: August 18, 2021)


The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at National Taiwan University announces one adjunct position in Latin. Initial appointment will begin on August 1, 2022.

Minimum Qualifications: with at least an MA in Classical Studies or related fields plus two years of university teaching experience; at least one academic book (including MA or PhD thesis) or two academic papers, all of which must be published after August 2017

Teaching Load: at least 4 hours of basic Latin courses (Latin I or Latin II) per week

Salary and Rank: Adjunct faculty members are paid by the hour at 735 NTD (approximately 26 USD; subject to exchange rates) for Assistant Professors and 670 NTD (approximately 23 USD; subject to exchange rates) for Lecturers (subject to 18% income tax for those who hold a foreign passport and reside in Taiwan less than 183 days in a calendar year).

Application Deadline: 5:00 pm, August 18, 2021, local time

How to Apply: Applicants should email the completed application form (available below) with a CV, a publication list (including MA thesis and PhD dissertation if applicable), and a link to a 15-minute teaching demo video for an intermediate Latin class to by 5:00 pm, August 18, 2021, local time.

Final Process: Short-listed candidates will be asked to submit by mail the following to Professor Hsin-Ying Li, Chair, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Taiwan University, 1 Roosevelt Rd., Sec. 4, Taipei 106, Taiwan:

–  photocopy of diploma of highest degree

–  postsecondary transcript of highest degree

–  sample syllabi for Latin I, Latin II and other advanced Latin courses

–  two letters of recommendation

–  proof of past/current employment

–  a photocopy of R.O.C. ID (both sides) (for foreign passport holders, a photocopy of your passport)

–  three hard copies of each academic publication listed in the application form

 Job Interview: Finalists will be interviewed in Taipei.

We apologize for not being able to return application materials. Please direct all inquiries to Ms. Wen-lin Hsueh: Phone: 886-2-33663210, Email: Information about the Department is available at: National Taiwan University is a non-discriminatory institution.