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POSTECH 물리학과 전임교수 초빙 안내(Tenure-Track Faculty Position at POSTECH)
마감일 2016-09-30
채용형태 전임교수
근무지 Republic of Korea

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Optics, Biophysics, and Theoretical Particle Physics at POSTECH


The Department of Physics at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) has openings of several faculty positions in various fields for the spring/fall semester of 2017 or spring semester of 2018. We invite applications for the following tenure-track faculty positions:

Experimental Condensed Matter Physics (1)

Optics and Biophysics (2)

Theoretical Particle Physics (1)


Application review will begin on October 1, 2016. We will accept applications until the respective position is filled. Updates will be posted on the department website,, as needed.

We seek candidates with the potential to create world-renown research program at POSTECH. The successful candidates are expected to have international recognition in their field or a demonstrable potential for such. They are expected to establish and execute an independent research group at POSTECH, and should interact and collaborate effectively with scientists in other research institutes and organizations. We anticipate hiring at the assistant professor level, but will also consider an associate professor appointment for exceptional candidates.


Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Physics or a closely related field. Preference will be given to applicants with more than two years of postdoc experience, or equivalent. They will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in English and supervise graduate students. Position and compensation will be commensurate with experience.


POSTECH is building a culturally diverse body of faculty, students and staff. Non-Korean citizens and female scientists are encouraged to apply.