Early Admission of TIGP Biodiversity Application for 2018

9 PhD positions in Ecology and Evolution available

The Taiwan International Graduate Program Biodiversity Program (TIGP-BIODIV) is recruiting graduate students for Fall 2018. The application deadline for Early Admission is January 15, 2018.

TIGP-BIODIV is composed of >40 faculty from Academia Sinica and National Taiwan Normal University whose research spans diverse topics across ecology, biogeography, evolutionary genetics and genomics, marine biology, and systematics. In addition to modern lab facilities, researchers have access to a marine research station at Green Island, the Biodiversity Research Museum, and a next generation genomics core facility.

Potential students are encouraged to explore the research underway at TIGP- BIODIV and contact individual faculty mentors about opportunities in their group (see

Successful applicants receive graduate fellowships for at least 3 years, if program requirements are met. During the first year in the program, graduate students can choose rotations among all TIGP-BIODIV laboratories. All courses are offered in English. For additional details, please visit our website at

Both Academia Sinica and National Taiwan Normal University are located in Taipei, Taiwan. Taipei is a vibrant, global city, rich in cultural and near to both oceans and mountains for both research and pleasure.

Application Deadline: January 15, 2018

Final results of evaluation will be made: January 31, 2018