KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
The Department of Physics at KAIST (http://physics.kaist.ac.kr) invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions in the following areas of physics: Optics, ExperimentalCondensed Matter Physics.
We seek candidates with significant research accomplishments and promise for outstanding future achievement at KAIST. Applicant must have Ph.D. in Physics or a closely related field, and some post-doctoral research experience is desirable. The successful applicant is expected to establish a creative, internationally recognized research program. The appointed professor will be committed to excellence in teaching undergraduate or graduate courses, and also to contribution towards other academic activities.
Applicants are required to submit the following materials (PDF file) first by email to the search committee via applyphysics at kaist.ac.kr : 1) a curriculum vitae including a publication list, 2) a list of three references (contact information), 3) PDF copies of five selected publications, and 4) a statement of research interests (no more than 5 pages). Other documents such as the official application form etc. will be requested later.
Applications completed by February 3, 2018 will be given full consideration, although the search will continue until the positions are filled. Late applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
If you have any further inquiry, please contact the Chair of Faculty Search Committee via applyphysics at kaist.ac.kr.
About Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology(KAIST)
KAIST within Korea
KAIST was established in 1971 to model a research focused university and to foster elite human resources in science and technology needed by the nation.
In recognition of the nations need for elite human resources in science and technology, KAIST was developed to support industrialization as part of the economic development plan.
To satisfy the need of ...producing talents, a systematic graduate school of science and engineering was needed, to prevent international leakage of intellectual talent.
Launched as the nation’s first science and technology graduate school focused on research.
Educate and foster elite scientists for the future, equipped with basic theories and capability for practical applications.
Carry out both long and short term basic and applied research that enables the nation’s strategic technological advancements.
Provide research collaborations with a diverse pool of research institutions and industries.