Postdoctoral QUC Fellow(QUC Assistant professor) Position in Extra-galactic Astronomy and Cosmology

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, December 28, 2022
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Government Agency
Korea Institute for Advanced Study
Department Name: 
Quantum Universe Center
South Korea
Korea (Republic of)
Job Announcement Text: 

The KIAS Quantum Universe Center invites applicants for QUC fellow(QUC Assistant professor) positions in the field of extra-galactic astronomy and observational cosmology.(Dark energy/dark matter-related observation or simulation. Experts on developing new hydrodynamic codes/related astrophysical modules for the cosmology and galaxy formation preferred. Other topics include peculiar velocity field, large-scale structures in the universe, cosmic background radiation, etc.)

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, and high-redshift universe (

The initial appointment for QUC Fellow(QUC Assistant professor) is for two years with the possibility of a one-time renewal of two additional years, depending on the research performance and the needs of the research program at KIAS.

* KIAS complies with the 「EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY AND WORK-FAMILY BALANCE ASSISTANCE ACT」. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Interested candidates should submit applications to the KIAS recruitment webpage (

The applications should include:

a. CV 

b. Research Statement

c. List of Publications

d. Three Reference Letters

※ All documents should be submitted by deadline for full application.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, December 31, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Ingyeong Shin
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