Mathematical Sciences, Korea Advanced Institute Science and Technology(KAIST)

Position ID: KAIST-TTTF [#8961]
Position Title: tenured and tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Daejeon, Daejeon 34141, Korea, The Republic of [map]
Subject Area: ALL AREA
Application Deadline: 2016/10/10 finished (posted 2016/08/02, finished 2017/04/16, listed until 2016/10/10)
Position Description:    

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Professorships at KAIST

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at KAIST invites applications for tenured and tenure-track faculty positions beginning March 2017 or September 2017.

In recent years, KAIST, one of the top research universities in Korea, has been recruiting distinguished scholars of both Korean and foreign nationality. KAIST is located in Daejeon, a city with a population of 1.5 million, and its operation is financially supported by the Korea government. Most of the courses at KAIST are taught in English.

Applications are possible from any area of pure, applied, or interdisciplinary mathematics. To be successful, applicants should demonstrate outstanding accomplishments or potential in research and teaching.

An internationally competitive salary commensurate with qualifications will be offered with attractive remuneration packages including relocation assistance, a start-up grant for research, medical insurance and housing benefits. The regular teaching load is two courses for the first year and three courses a year thereafter.

All applications must include the following:
(1) Cover letter(an AMS standard coversheet is sufficient, Names of four recommenders must be included),
(2) Curriculum Vitae with publication list,
(3) Description of previous research and future plans,
(4) One recommendation letter(Advisor or an academic mentor among four recommenders should send the letter directly to the email address below.)

After the screening process, candidates may be asked for additional materials.

Applications received by October 10, 2016 will be reviewed.

Please contact snipe1[at] for further questions.

Application materials should be sent to:
E-mail: recruit[at]
Chang-Ock Lee
Head, Department of Mathematical Sciences
291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon,
Republic of Korea
Zip Code: 34141

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Contact: Chang-Ock Lee, 82-42-350-2701, 82-42-350-2710 (fax)
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KAIST 291, Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon,
34141, Republic of Korea
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