Article 1 The University is actively recruiting outstanding foreign scholars in
order to enrich the faculty lineup and enhance the international academic
competitiveness. In order to assist foreign scholars in concentrating on
teaching, research and service of the school after arriving Taiwan, the
University sets up “Taipei Medical University Foreign Scholars Subsidy
Regulations” (hereafter referred to as the Regulations).
Article 2 The foreign scholars referred in these Regulations shall be foreign
nationals and never have been a national of the Republic of China.
Article 3 Applicant’s eligibility
1. Newly appointed full-time foreign faculty members in the school, who
have been appointed by the Ministry of Education to the rank of
assistant professor, associate professor, or professor.
2. Newly appointed full-time foreign postdoctoral researcher in the school.
Article 4 The University provides the following subsidies in addition to the salary
1. Living allowance:
(1) Professor level: NTD. 80,000 per month.
(2) Associate professor level: NTD 60,000 per month.
(3) Assistant professor level: NTD 40,000 per month.
(4) Postdoctoral researchers: NTD 20,000 per month.
2. Home leave travel subsidy: Scholars who have served for more than six
months shall receive one round trip ticket (economy class) per academic
Article 5 Those who do not meet the requirements of these Regulations, but who
may meet the need of the University development or academic exchange
may propose the application otherwise. The subsidies shall be
distributed with salary upon approval of the principle. The application
shall be reviewed and adjusted every academic year. The Human
Article 6 The full-time foreign faculty members who are subsidized shall receive
the teacher’s evaluation. If the foreign faculty members perform less
than 300 points in the annual quantitative evaluation and is ranked
among the last 5%, or has not published a SCI or SSCI papers as a first
or corresponding author for the past three years, the faculty member in
concerned shall not receive the subsidy in the following year. The
subsidy will be resumed when none of the above causes is applicable.
Article 7 The Regulations have been ratified and enacted by the University
Meeting; all amendments shall be made according to the aforementioned