Research fellow – Statistical Physics – School of Physics – KIAS, South Korea

    Research fellow - Statistical Physics - School of Physics - KIAS, South Korea

    Research fellow in Statistical Physics, at School of Physics, Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS), South Korea


    Deadline to Apply

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

    Note: Please find the “APPLY button in the bottom of the advertisement page after you are redirected from here by clicking the above button”


    Overview

    PositionResearch fellow
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research AreaStatistical Physics
    SalaryAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceSchool of Physics
    Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS)
    South Korea
    Contract Period2 Years
    Starting dateNot specified

    Qualifications

    Doctoral degree in relevant research fields

    Responsibilities/ Job Description

    Related to research areas

    How to Apply?

    Through online (Please find the “APPLY” button in the bottom of the advertisement page after you are redirected from here by clicking the above ‘apply now’ button)

    Documents Required

    • Curriculum vitae
    • Publication list
    • Research statement
    • Reference letters from 3 referees
    • Note that referees are required to directly upload their reference letters via the KIAS recruitment webpage. Alternatively, referees can also submit their reference letters via email (phys@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
    • Potential for the future development

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

    • Demonstration of expertise in the relevant research fields
    • Perspectives for the future research direction
    • Presentation skills

    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

    The initial appointment for Research Fellow is for two years with the possibility of a one-time renewal of two or three additional years, depending on the research performance and the needs of the research program at KIAS

    Salary Benefits

    • Salary is to be determined according to the KIAS personnel regulations and guidelines.
    • Benefits include the coverage of 4 major social insurances; national pension, health insurance, employment insurance, and industrial accident compensation insurance

    Note

    • The salary and other working conditions of the position will comply with the KIAS personnel regulations and guidelines.
    • The job offer can be withdrawn if the information provided in application materials is found to be false.
    • The review process can be closed without selecting the candidates for the next stage of review if none of the applicants are found to be suitable for the position.
    • Applicants should take full responsibility for any consequence resulting from the false information, omissions and errors in application materials, the 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.

    Inquiries

    Email: phys@kias.re.kr

    Official advertisement

    [School of Physics] [Statistical Physics] 2021 KIAS Recruitment Announcement for Research Fellow Positions

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