The KIAS School of Physics and the Quantum Universe Center invite applicants for research fellow positions and a research professor position in the field of extra-galactic astronomy and observational cosmology. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in astronomy or a related field, and should have demonstrated exceptional research potential in their fields. The successful applicants will work with the members of KIAS astrophysics group on analytical, observational, and numerical studies. The research topic includes galaxy formation, large scale structures in the universe, high-redshift universe, and the cosmic microwave background radiation (http://astro.kias.re.kr/).
Appointments can start as early as March 1, 2019, but the starting date is negotiable. The initial appointment will be for two years with the possibility of renewal for two additional years, depending on research performance. For research fellows, the total annual income starts from 50,500,000 Korean Won. An additional research fund of 10,000,000 Korean Won will be provided each year.
Those interested are encouraged to contact Profs. Changbom Park (email@example.com), Juhan Kim (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Ho Seong Hwang (email@example.com). The more detailed information on the position can be found at the web site: http://www.kias.re.kr/sub03/sub03_02_07.jsp (KIAS job opportunities).
Applicants should send a cover letter specifying the research area, curriculum vita, publication list, brief statement of research interest, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to Ms. Sunmi Wee (firstname.lastname@example.org) by December 31, 2018. Early application is recommended.