KOREA INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY (KIAS)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in Extra-galactic Astronomy and Cosmology
The KIAS 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 September 1, 2020, 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. The annual salary starts from 50,500,000 Korean Won (approximately 43,380USD at current exchange rate) for research fellows, and 57,500,000 Korean Won for KIAS Assistant Professors, respectively. In addition, individual research funds of 10,000,000 - 13,000,000 Korean Won are available per year.
Those interested are encouraged to contact Profs. Changbom Park (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Juhan Kim (email@example.com). The more detailed information on the position can be found at the web site: http://www.kias.re.kr/sub01/sub01_08_03.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. Sun mi Wee (firstname.lastname@example.org) by March 31, 2020. Early application is recommended.