KASI-Yonsei Postdoctoral Positions

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, January 3, 2023
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI)
Korea (Republic of)
Job Announcement Text: 

Three KASI-Yonsei postdoc positions

The Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI) and Yonsei University invite applications for three (3) postdoctoral research associates. The positions are initially for 2 years and could be renewed for another two years based on the mid-term evaluation. Qualified applicants are those who earned their Ph.D. within the past 5 years (starting date is within 5 years of receiving their Ph.D.) or those who will obtain their Ph.D. before the appointment date. The postdoctoral offices will be mainly on the Seoul campus of Yonsei University.

We welcome applicants from all fields of astronomy and astrophysics, while some preference will be given to those who have interests in (1) radio observation of galaxies and (2) galaxy formation and evolution​ including ​galaxy clusters and environmental studies, low-surface brightness phenomena, ​and ​numerical simulations.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The pay grade will be determined based on experience and performance. A research fund of 10M KRW/year is available for travel, publication fee, and equipment.

Applicants should send 1) a short research plan (1 page), 2) a CV with a publication list, and 3) a list of two referees who would write a letter of recommendation if the applicant is shortlisted to Prof. Sukyoung Yi ([email protected]) or Dr. Taehyun Jung ([email protected]r) by 31 January 2023. The positions are available immediately and will remain open until filled.

Questions should be sent to Prof. Sukyoung Yi ([email protected]) or Dr. Taehyun Jung ([email protected]).

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Selection Deadline: 
Sunday, April 30, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Prof. Sukyoung Yi ([email protected]), Dr. Taehyun Jung ([email protected])