Faculty Positions in Life Sciences at POSTECH

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Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), South Korea

The Department of Life Sciences is seeking to appoint outstanding scholars to tenure-track or tenured faculty positions beginning in the 2018 academic year.
Qualified applicants with an outstanding record of research accomplishments in 1) Systems Biology, Bioinformatics, or Computational Biology, 2) Developmental Biology, Stem Cell Biology are highly encouraged to apply. Candidate(s) should be committed to pursuing multidisciplinary research and education. The position and salary will be commensurate with a candidate’s experience and record. POSTECH is building a culturally diverse body of faculty, students, and staff. Non-Korean citizens are encouraged to apply.


Individuals who have earned a doctoral degree in Science or Engineering are invited to apply. The successful candidate is expected to establish a world-class research program, to teach undergraduate and graduate courses (in English), and to supervise graduate students.

Submission of Documents

– curriculum vitae including the list of publications
– statement of education/research in the past, and plan for the future
– list of three references with their contact information
– consent for collection and use of personal information (POSTECH form)

Application deadline:  August 15, 2017, 6PM (in Korean time basis)

Contact Information

Ms. Yunhee Park
Department of Life Sciences
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
77 Chongam-ro, Nam-gu, Pohang 37673
South Korea
Phone: +82-54-279-2721