Faculty Position Openings, The Department of Creative IT Excellence Engineering

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Faculty Position Openings
The Department of Creative IT Excellence Engineering,
Pohang University of Science and Technology

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), which was ranked 1stin the world amonguniversities less than 50 years old by the Times Higher Education in 2012, established a new academic department on Creative IT Excellence Engineering (CITE). Through consilience-oriented education and innovative research, the CITE Department aims to train and produce students with competence, leadership and passion who will pioneer new frontiers and tackle important problems via creative convergence of IT-based science and technologies.

The POSTECH CITE Department ( would like to invite daring and competent scholars with passion in education to join us as we reach out to dream and create a better future. Interested individuals, including Ph.D. candidates, should electronically send required documents to Mr. Seong-Cheol Shin (

POSTECH is building a culturally diverse body of faculty, students and staff. Non-Korean citizens would be welcome to apply. 

1. Research areas of interest
    ▶ Smart Computing
– Human-Ware Computing, Big Data Processing, Data Mining, HCI, Biometrics,
        Surveillance and Security System, Entertainment and Games
    ▶ Smart Devices and Systems
– Smart Phone, Smart TV, Intelligent Robots, Smart Consumer Electronic Products,
        Intelligent Vehicles, IT Nano Devices
    ▶ IT Based Future Healthcare
      – U-Healthcare , Bio-Engineering, Smart(Mobile) Medical Devices 

2. Documents to be submitted
    A. CV with at least three references
    B. An education statement & a research plan
    C. Representative publications (the most relevant 5) 

2012. 10. 22 

Head of Department of Creative IT Excellence Engineering