Tenure Track Faculty Jobs in Chemistry at POSTECH, South Korea 2021

    Tenure Track Faculty Jobs in Chemistry at POSTECH, South Korea 2021

    The Department of Chemistry at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) invites candidates for tenure-track faculty jobs in chemistry (research interests in Analytical chemistry, Physical chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical biology, Energy chemistry are preferred)

    Deadline to Apply

    May 31, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +9)


    PositionTenure Track Faculty Job
    No. of Position(s)Few
    Research Area– Analytical chemistry
    – Physical chemistry
    – Biochemistry
    – Chemical biology
    – Energy chemistry
    – Environmental chemistry
    SalaryAccording to standard Norms
    WorkplaceDepartment of Chemistry
    Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
    South Korea
    Contract PeriodNot Mentioned
    Starting dateSep 01, 2021


    Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field by the start of employment. Faculty duties include developing and teaching chemistry courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in English.


    Outstanding applicants with research interests in the following field are encouraged to apply.

    1) Analytical chemistry / Physical chemistry
    2) Biochemistry / Chemical biology
    3) Energy chemistry / Environmental chemistry

    How to Apply?

    Online application or via email

    *Click the above link to apply online or send to songbae@postech.ac.kr.

    Documents Required

    Each application must include

    • A curriculum vitae (including a photo and the names and addresses of three or more references)
    • A list of five selected publications; research proposals (3-4 pages)
    • A statement of teaching philosophy; and an itemized statement for the start-up fund request

    About Department of Chemistry

    Goal of Chemistry

    Our strong commitments to teaching and research made us the best place for learning chemistry, pursuing successful careers, and performing research in the country. Our students, faculty, and staff work together very hard to create and disseminate new knowledge and pursue intellectual, as well as personal, fulfillment for everyone involved.

    Graduate students working for their degrees in our Department are fully supported through the teaching/research assistantships sponsored by the University or individual faculty members. We currently have a Research Center of Excellence, two Creative Research Initiative Programs, and three National Research Laboratories, all supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology. We are also actively involved in the Brain Korea 21 PLUS program sponsored by the Ministry of Education, which provides a number of graduate stipends and travel supports for international meetings and conferences.


    After review, suitable candidates will be contacted and asked to submit reference letters and original documents. The submitted documents will not be returned. If the contents of documents are different from facts, the appointment might be canceled.


    Prof. Young Ho Rhee, Chair of the Search Committee
    Phone: +82-54-279-2121
    E-mail: yhrhee@postech.ac.kr

    Sung-bae Park, Administrator of the Department of Chemistry
    Phone: +82-54-279-2763
    E-mail: songbae@postech.ac.kr

    Official advertisement

    Tenure-track Faculty Positions in Chemistry at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea

    Post expires at 6:00pm on Monday May 31st, 2021 (GMT+9)