There are currently two joint PhD programs at the Department of Life Sciences:
(1). Molecular Medicine
(2). Molecular and Environmental Biology

(1). National Central University and National Health Research Institutes joint Ph.D. Program in
[Molecular Medicine]

Faculty and Research Fields:

@ Department of Life Sciences, NCU

Faculty
Research field
Dr.Shiow-Lian Catherine Jin (slcj@ncu.edu.tw)
Inflammation, Physiology and Pharmacolog
Dr. Ssu-Ching Chen (osycchna@ksts.seed.net.tw)
Toxicology, Environmental health, and Biotechnology
Dr. Chien-Chia Wang (dukewang@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Translational regulation and Neurodegeneration
Dr. Yung-Hsi Kao (ykao@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Hormone signal transduction and Adipogenesis
Dr. Shen-Liang Chen (slchen@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Transcriptional regulation of cell differentiation
Dr. Fu-Guo Robert Liu (liur@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Evolution, Molecular ecology, and Gene regulation
Dr. Roland Kirschner
(Kirschner@ncu.edu.tw)
Mycology, Ecology, Biodiversity
Dr. Dr. Wei-Hsin Sun
(weihsin@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Molecular Neurobiology, Cell Biology, The cell cycle, G-protein Coupled Receptors
Dr. Chin-Yu Chen
(chinyuchen@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Structural Biology, protein-DNA interaction and single molecule study
Dr. Shu-Dan Yeh
(shudanyeh@ncu.edu.tw)
evolutionary genetics
Dr. Chung-Yi Nien
(cyn201@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Genomics (NGS data analysis), Molecular biology, Developmental genetics

For a complete list of faculty, please visit the NCU websites. (http://www.ncu.edu.tw/~ls/english/faculty_2.php)

@ National Health Research Institutes (NHRI)

For a complete list of faculty, please visit the NHRI websites. (http://english.nhri.org.tw/NHRI_WEB/nhriw001Action.do)

Contact:

Contact at NCU
Contact at NHRI
Name
Dr. Ssu-Ching Chen
Kate Yeh
Tel
886-3-4227151 ext. 65073
886-3-7246-166 ext. 31101
E-mail

Application:

•Qualified applicants should hold a master or equivalent degree.
•Application dates are 8/15~10/1 for Spring semester and 2/1~4/15 for Fall semester.
•For detailed requirements and information, please visit the NCU international student website (http://oia.ncu.edu.tw/index.php/en/).

 

(2). National Central University and Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology (Academia Sinica) joint Ph.D. Program in [Molecular and Environmental Biology]

Faculty and Research Fields:

@ Department of Life Sciences, NCU

Faculty
Research field
Dr. Show-Jye Wu (jyewu@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Plant Physiology, DNA Computing, Plant Stress, Biotechnology
Dr. Chung-An Lu (chungan@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Plant Gene Regulation, Plant Tissue Culture
Dr. Ching-Hui Yeh (yehch63@cc.ncu.edu.tw)
Plant Stress Physiology, Proteomics, Plant Tissue Culture, Signal Transduction

For a complete list of faculty, please visit the NCU websites.(http://www.ncu.edu.tw/~ls/english/faculty_2.php)

@ Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology (Academia Sinica)

For a complete list of faculty, please visit the Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology websites.(http://ipmb.sinica.edu.tw/index.html/?language=en)

Contact:

Contact at NCU
Contact at IPMB
Name
Dr. Chung-An Lu
Miss. Yu-Fen Chuang
Tel
886-3-4227151 ext. 65067
886-2-27871033
E-mail

Application:

•Qualified applicants should hold a master or equivalent degree.
•Application dates are 8/15~10/1 for Spring semester and 2/1~4/15 for Fall semester.
•For detailed requirements and information, please visit the NCU international student website (http://oia.ncu.edu.tw/index.php/en/).