PhD positions in Ecology and Evolution available for 2024 Fall Semester

TIGP-BIODIV Program Application for 2023 Fall semester

Admission application

November 1st, 2023 to February 1, 2024


TIGP-BIODIV is composed of >50 faculty from Academia Sinica, National Taiwan Normal University and Tunghai 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 Faculty List .  (Please  indicate which Professor’s lab you are interested in joining  while applying through the TIGP Application On-Line System)

Successful applicants will be distributed to enroll either National Taiwan Normal University or Tunghai University according to the final evaluation result of the BIODIV Program Admission Meeting, and 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  ADMISSION & Form&Guidelines

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

For all enquiries, please contact:

Program Office
Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica