KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
Graduate School of Future Strategy / Master of Science Journalism / Master of Intellectual Property
Section: International: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track)
Title/Short Description: Tenure-track position
Location: Daejeon, Korea
The Graduate School of Future Strategy at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) invites applications for faculty positions at all levels in the areas related with future forecasting (applied statistics, time series prediction, network theory, big data analysis etc.), future strategy, science journalism, intellectual property.
We seek to make multiple appointments and invite applications from candidates who has expertise and high interest in statistics, data science, management, future strategy, economics, sociology, communications, journalism, law (intellectual property), etc.
We seek applicants who are enthusiastic about working in an evolving KAIST’s multidisciplinary environment. Successful candidates should have outstanding research accomplishments and will be expected to pursue innovative and independent research in one or more substantive areas above. KAIST has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.
The School was established in 2013 to pursue excellence in interdisciplinary research and educations in future strategy research. The School was recently donated by $25-million gift from the Jung Moon Soul foundation to support research in future strategy. For further information, please refer to the school website (http://futures.kaist.ac.kr).
Teaching and other conditions:
Tenured track faculty is expected to teach between two and three courses per year depending on his/her research productivity and area. Teaching responsibilities will include both graduate and undergraduate courses. Seed money for junior faculty research is high compared to other leading schools of U.S. Salary will be also commensurate to U.S. schools including other benefits, e.g. housing. Persons of all race, nationality, and background will be considered.
Applicants must have a Ph. D. or should be expecting to receive one, at least, by August 2018. Application including a resume, a cover letter, research papers and three letters of recommendation should be sent by email to Faculty Search Committee Chair (Prof. Sangyoon Yi, email@example.com). Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled (Individual interview will be arranged upon the situation). However, please send your applications before May 31th, 2018 if possible. For more information, please contact to the faculty search committee chair.
1. Administrator: Faculty Search Committee
2. TEL: +82-42-350-4022
3. FAX: +82-42-350-4020
4. Address: Graduate School of Future Strategy, 291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 305-701, / Republic of Korea