COVID-19 Response Update – NTU’s Measures in Response to Confirmed Cases in Academia Sinica (Nangang)
Starting today (March 23) for two weeks, NTU is taking the following measures in response to the cluster of COVID-19 cases in Academia Sinica (Nangagn):
1. NTU students and colleagues should not visit Academia Sinica, and all physical exchanges and visits between NTU and Academia Sinica are suspended. Physical teaching and learning activities, including classes taught by joint-appointment or adjunct faculty or by instructors from Academia Sinica, will move to distance learning in the following two weeks. However, faculty members and researchers based in NTU campus who have not been to Academia Sinica in the past two weeks are not subject to this required move to distance learning.
2. NTU students and colleagues who have been to Academia Sinica in Nangang District in the past two weeks (March 8-22), should implement a two-week self-health management at home (starting the day following the last contact date) and avoid coming to the campus. Please voluntarily contact the contact person in pandemic of your department/institute/office, and wait for further notice about leave policy from the Personnel Department.
3. Shuttle bus service between NTU and Academia Sinica is also suspended during this period.