Position ID: KIAS-POSTDOC2 [#13460]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Seoul, Seoul 02455, Korea, The Republic of [map]
Subject Area: pure and applied mathematics
Application Deadline: 2019/04/28 (posted 2019/01/01, listed until 2019/11/20)
Position Description:    


KIAS Fellow at the School of Mathematics

The School of Mathematics of Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS) invites applications for KIAS Fellow appointments in mathematics. Applicants should have demonstrated an outstanding record of research. Research potential and research leadership will also be considered in the evaluation of candidates.

Each appointment is for five years with a possibility of renewal for up to two additional years. The appointment may start any time in 2019. The starting salary is 70,000,000 Korean won (approximately US$60,000). In addition, the research grant of 30,000,000 Korean Won will be annually available. There are no teaching duties.

Those interested are encouraged to visit KIAS home page. Applicants should send a standard cover sheet, a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications and a research plan, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be emailed directly to Ms. Sojung Bae (mathkias@kias.re.kr) by April 28, 2019 for full consideration.

Assistant Professor & Research Fellow in Pure and Applied Mathematics

The School of Mathematics at the Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS) invites applicants for the positions at the level of KIAS Assistant Professor and Postdoctoral Research Fellow in pure and applied mathematics. KIAS, founded in 1996, is committed to the excellence of research in basic sciences (mathematics, theoretical physics, and computational sciences) through high-quality research programs and a strong faculty body consisting of distinguished scientists and visiting scholars.

Applicants are expected to have demonstrated exceptional research potential, including major contributions beyond or through the doctoral dissertation.

The annual salary starts from 50,500,000 Korean Won (approximately US$45,500 at current exchange rate) for Research Fellows, and 57,500,000 Korean Won for KIAS Assistant Professors, respectively. In addition, individual research funds of 10,000,000 ~ 13,000,000 Korean Won are available per year. The initial appointment for the position is for two years and is renewable for up to two years, depending on research performance and the needs of the research program at KIAS.

Applications will be reviewed twice a year, May 20 and November 20, and selected applicants will be notified in a month after the review. In exceptional cases, applications can be reviewed occasionally when positions become available. The starting date of the appointment is negotiable. Application materials must include a standard cover sheet(http://www.kias.re.kr/file/KIAS_Standard_Cover_Sheet_v.2018.docx), a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, a research plan, and three letters of recommendation. All documents, prepared in English, should be submitted by post or e-mail to:

Ms. Sojung Bae (mathkias@kias.re.kr) School of Mathematics

Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS) 85 Hoegiro (Cheongnyangni-dong 207-43), Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 02455, Republic of Korea

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Contact: Sojung Bae, +82 2 9583789, +82 2 9583770 (fax)
Postal Mail:
Sojung Bae (mathkias@kias.re.kr)
KIAS, Hoegi-ro 85
Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, 130-722, Korea
Web Page: www.kias.re.kr

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