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

Position ID: KAIST-TTTF [#11427]
Position Title: Professorships at KAIST
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Daejeon, Daejeon 34141, Korea, The Republic of [map]
Subject Areas: Pure, Applied, Statistics(Data Science)
Starting Date: 2018/09/03
Application Deadline: 2018/01/19 finished (posted 2017/12/01, finished 2018/04/03, listed until 2018/01/19)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematical Sciences at KAIST invites applications for tenured and tenure-track faculty positions beginning September 2018 or March 2019.

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

Applications are accepted from any areas of pure, applied, statistics (related to data science), and interdisciplinary mathematics. Successful applicants must 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:

 Cover letter (An AMS standard cover sheet is also acceptable. The names of four recommenders must be listed therein.)  Curriculum vitae with a publication list  Research statement of previous work and future plans  One recommendation letter by an advisor or an academic mentor (A recommender should send the letter directly to the email address below.) * After the screening process, candidates should submit additional documents: transcripts, degree certificates, employment letters, and KAIST faculty application form.

All applications should be sent to or to the mailing address below by Friday, January 19, 2018:

Youngnam Lee Head of the Department of Mathematical Sciences KAIST 291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, Republic of Korea Zip Code: 34141

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Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Department of Mathmatical Sciences(E6-1 #2401)
291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141, Republic of Korea
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