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The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) is seeking applications for faculty positions. Two or more positions are available depending on the candidate’s qualifications. Candidates should hold a Ph. D. degree in Materials Science and Engineering or a related field by the start of employment, and be capable of teaching in English.


Research areas of primary interest include, but are not limited to


  ⦁ All Materials Science and Engineering discipline

  ⦁ Polymer, or organic material, synthesis and application

   Next generation display materials, synthesis and application

   Computational material science based on AI/Big data/machine learning

  ⦁ Materials for energy storage, conversion, harvesting, and thermal management


The successful candidates are expected to establish independent and externally funded research programs and have a strong commitment to teaching.


Required application documents include:


  ⦁   Completed application form (downloadable from the attachment, file name: 'Faculty Application Form')

  Three letters of recommendation including one from the academic advisor (optional but mandatory when requested) 

   Curriculum vitae

   Original or certified copies of 5 representing publications


For full consideration, please submit your application via email or regular mail to Prof. Chan Bum Park (Department Head)



Review of applications begins immediately and priority will be given to applications received by August 31, 2020.

However, the process remains open until the positions are filled.

Additional questions may be addressed to MSE officer, Ms. Noh (T.+82 42-350-3302,