5 Project Research fellow jobs in Mathematics – KIAS, South Korea

    5 Project Research fellow jobs in Mathematics - KIAS, South Korea

    5 Project Research fellow jobs in the fields of Analysis, Algebraic geometry, Geometry and topology, at School of Mathematics, Korea Institute for Advanced Study KIAS, South Korea

    Deadline to Apply

    June 01, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +9)


    PositionProject Research fellow
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research Area– Analysis 
    – Algebraic geometry
    – Geometry and topology
    SalaryAccording to Standard Norms
    WorkplaceSchool of Mathematics
    Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS)
    South Korea
    Starting dateNot mentioned


    Doctoral degree in relevant research fields.

    Research Area

    • Analysis (including probability): analytic implementation of conformal Field Theory and its application to SLE
    • Algebraic geometry: algebraic surfaces with small invariants
    • Geometry and topology: rigidity in higher-dimensional diffeomorphism groups
    • Geometry and topology: study on relating formula of global invariants for 3-dimensional hyperbolic manifolds

    How to Apply?

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    Documents Required

    • Standard Cover Sheet and Agreement for Access and Usage of Personal Information (attached form)
    • Curriculum vitae
    • Publication list
    • Research statement
    • Reference letters from 3 referees

    ※ Note that referees are required to email their letters directly to mathkias@kias.re.kr.

    ※ To avoid the conflict of interest, KIAS professors cannot serve as referees.

    Review Process

    Step:1 Initial Screening (Jun, 2021 – Subject to change)

    • Suitability of the research topics
    • Excellence in the research performance
    • Reference documents

    Step:2 Interview (Jun or July, 2021 – Subject to change)

    • Demonstration of expertise in the relevant research fields
    • Research potential

    About KIAS

    As the first research institute for basic sciences in the nation, Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS) was founded in 1996 by Korean Government to promote excellence in the basic science research. Located in Seoul, KIAS provides a unique research environment, where its members as well as visitors can enjoy constant academic stimuli and friendly administrative support.

    Period of Appointment

    Appointment periods vary according to the matters involving each project

    Salary Benefits

    • The annual salary payment according to internal regulations
    • Covered by Korean national health insurance


    • All documents should be submitted by deadline, and if any of a certain applicant’s required documents is missing or incomplete, the applicant’s materials may not be evaluated. (Only the documents listed in 5. Required Documents will be considered in the evaluation process.)
    • If the information provided by the application materials is found to be untrue or false, the job offer will be withdrawn.
    • The work level and annual salary of successful candidates will comply with KIAS personnel regulations and guidelines.
    • No candidates may be hired if all applicants are found to be unsuitable during the screening stage.
    • Applicants will take full responsibility for any consequences resulting from false information, omissions and errors in application materials, omission of required documents and so forth.
    • Applicants can request the return of application materials within the period of three months after the final announcement of recruitment results under Article 4 of “Enforcement Decree of the Fair Hiring Procedure Act” of Korean Government.


    Email: mathkias@kias.re.kr

    Official advertisement

    [School of Mathematics] 2021-01 Project Research Fellow Positions in Mathematics

    Post expires at 11:59pm on Tuesday June 1st, 2021 (GMT+9)