Two Faculty Positions in Industrial and Management Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea

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The Department of Industrial and Management Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track or tenured faculty positions. The positions are primarily at the Assistant or Associate Professor-level but outstanding applicants at the Full Professor-level will also be considered.

We are seeking candidates with a research focus in the broad areas of Industrial and Management Engineering (including, but not limited to, operations research, data analytics, statistics, large scale systems engineering, financial engineering, risk management, manufacturing, and human factors). Those with a demonstrated interest in applications including data mining, financial engineering, and human factors would have an advantage.

An earned doctorate in a field closely related to Industrial and Management Engineering is required. The successful candidates are expected to establish a strong research program, participate in interdisciplinary research teams, and teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Applications should include (1) a full CV, (2) statement of research and teaching, (3) copies of research publications (3 or less), and (4) names and addresses of three professional references, and must be submitted to Professor Kwangsoo Kim(, Chair of the Faculty Search Committee. Applications completed by Nov. 20, 2016 will be given full consideration, although the search will continue until the positions are filled. Late applications will be considered in a year-round recruitment program.

POSTECH was ranked 1st in the top 100 world universities under 50 years old for 3 consecutive years by Times Higher Education in 2012, 2013, and 2014. More information about POSTECH and the Department can be found at and

For any inquiries, please contact
Professor Kwangsoo Kim (, Chair of Faculty Search Committee

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