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Job Opening: BK Contract Professor and Post-Doctoral Researcher Position in 2016

  • June 29, 2016
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Announcement of Position Openings for BK Contract Professor and Post-Doctoral Researcher Position in 2016
BK21 PLUS Research Program for Leaders Creating Next-Generation Values in Infrastructure at Seoul National University

The BK21PLUS Research Program for Leaders Creating Next-Generation Values in Infrastructure at Seoul National University (Seoul, Republic of Korea) seeks for qualified applicants for BK contract professor and post-doctoral researcher positions.

1. Subject areas

  • -All areas of Civil and environmental engineering including construction management, spatial informatics engineering, transportation engineering, structural and construction engineering, urban planning and design, hydro-engineering, geotechnical and geo- environmental engineering, environmental engineering

2. Qualifications

  • BK Contract Professor
    • A.Applicants must have at least 1-year experience in industry, education, or research after acquisition of a Ph.D. degree
    • B.Applicants must have published at least one article in an SCI(E) journal as a first or corresponding author within the past three years (past three years means Jun 1, 2013 ~ May 31, 2016)
  • Post-doctoral researcher
    • A.Applicants must be a Ph.D. degree holder on Sep 1, 2016

3. Contract period: Sep 1, 2016 ~ Aug 31, 2017 (12 months)

4. Criteria for review: Research achievements within the past three years, research statement, etc.

5. Application documents

  • BK Contract Professor
    • A.BK21PLUS BK contract professor application form
    • B.Selected research achievements within the past three years
      • -Reprint of equal or less than three items of research achievements that are published or accepted for publication within the past three years
      • -Items accepted for research achievements: doctoral dissertation, article in a peer-reviewed international or Korean journal, international patent
      • -Articles accepted for publication must accompany a proof of acceptance
    • C.Personal statement
    • D.Research statement (including list of articles in preparation and review)
    • E.Undergraduate and graduate degree certificates and transcripts
    • F.Two letters of recommendation from experts in the same discipline
    • G.Proofs of employment
  • Post-doctoral researcher
    • A.BK21PLUS post-doctoral researcher application form
    • B.Research achievements within the past three years
      • -Reprint of equal or less than three items of research achievements that are published or accepted for publication within the past three years
      • -Items accepted for research achievements: doctoral dissertation, article in a peer-reviewed international or Korean journal, international patent
      • -Articles accepted for publication must accompany a proof of acceptance
    • C.Personal statement
    • D.Research statement (including list of articles in preparation and review)
    • E.Undergraduate and graduate degree certificates and transcripts
    • F.A letter of recommendation from an expert in the same discipline

6. Receipt of application documents

  • A.Application documents will be received from Jun 30, 2016 to July 14, 2016
  • B.Application documents are received by email to BK21PLUSCEE@snu.ac.kr
    (contact: Jeongmee Choi, +82 2 880 9082)

7. Notification

  • A.Applicants will receive individual notification of the results after review. No contracts will be made when no applicant qualifies the review.

8. Miscellaneous

  • A.The BK contract professor can give lectures upon approval from the BK21PLUS research program. The post-doctoral researchers are highly recommended to dedicate solely to research.
  • B.Salary and benefits
    • -Salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s research potential and experience, with a reference of 3,000,000 KRW for BK contract professors and 2,500,000 KRW for post-doctoral researchers (includes saving for retirement pay and four basic social insurances of Korea)
    • -Monetary support will be provided for participating in an international conference once a year (max. 3,000,000 KRW) and for English editing of journal article manuscripts (max. 600,000 KRW a year).
  • C.The official employer is the president of Seoul National University.
  • D.Applicants for BK contract professor position should attach Korean translation along with any certificates and transcripts written in other languages including English
  • E.Appointment can be cancelled when significant defects are found in eligibility, research achievements, etc. for the applicants who qualified the review process

June 30, 2016
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