Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty Position

South Korea (KR)
Depends on the Career after Ph.D.
Sep 16, 2020
Oct 16, 2020
Job Function
Faculty Member
Position Type
Full Time

1. Positions

1) Emerging Materials Science

• Condensed matter physics

• Chemistry (physical chemistry preferred)

2) Information and Communication Engineering

• All areas in electrical engineering and computer science including but not limited to the following

- Artificial intelligence and machine learning

- Database / data mining

- High speed ADC and RF circuit design

- Neuromorphic devices

3) Robotics Engineering

• AI theories and AI for robotics: AI algorithm, deep learning, machine learning, motion planning, robot vision, intelligent control and other related topics

• Autonomous vehicle technology: computer vision, SLAM, vehicle control, intelligent transportation system and other related research topics

• General robotics: cooperative robot, industrial robot, humanoid, surgery / rehabilitation robot, exoskeleton, mobile robot and other related research topics

• All areas in mechanical engineering and electrical engineering related to robotics for exceptional candidates

4) Energy Science and Engineering

• All areas in chemistry, physics, materials science, and chemical engineering related to energy conversion, storage, and saving, such as

- Design, synthesis, fabrication and modeling of materials and devices

- Characterization of structure, properties, dynamics and functions

- Integration into energy-harvesting or low–energy-consumption devices

5) Brain and Congnitive Science

• All areas in brain and cognitive sciences including cognitive neuroscience, computational neuroscience and cellular / molecular neuroscience

6) New biology

• Microbial metagenomics/bioinformatics

• Animal / plant microbiome

• Immunology / Infectious disease

• RNA biology / epigenetics

• Plant development

• Plant nutrient and metabolism

• Biomedicine / drug discovery

• Bio-imaging

2. Date of Appointment : March 1st, 2021(negotiable)

3. Qualification

⦁ With no reasons for disqualification based on related Korean Law(STATE PUBLIC OFFICIALS ACT Article 33)

⦁ Ph.D. Holder with the ability to teach in English

⦁ Without distinction of nationality

4. Required Documents

⦁ DGIST application form(attached/download online)

⦁ 5 representative achievements

5. How to Apply

⦁ Visit the web-site(faculty.dgist.ac.kr) and submit the required documents online

- We do not receive any documents by email

⦁ Period : Sep 15th, 2020(Tue) ~ Oct 5th, 2020(Mon) 18:00(GMT+09:00)

6. Procedure

Document Screening(Mid October, 2020) ⇨ Department Interview(October~November, 2020) 

⇨ Final Interview(Mid November, 2020) ⇨ Faculty Personnel Committee(Late November, 2020)

※ Above Schedule is variable depending on DGIST internal situation

7. Matters of Consideration

⦁ If there is no qualified person, no one can be invited

⦁ Results of each step will be individually notified via email

⦁ Appointment shall be canceled in case as below

1) A false entry or modification is found in the application form

2) Impossible to obtain a Ph.D. up to the date of appointment

3) Rejected in pre-employment medical checkups

⦁ Other matters not specified in this announcement follow DGIST regulations

⦁ If you have any question, please contact Academic Affairs Team at DGIST

- Tel : +82-53-785-5113~5

- E-mail : faculty@dgist.ac.kr

- Web-page : faculty.dgist.ac.kr