2024A Post Doctoral Researcher Position in KASI

Job Summary

Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute
Number of Positions Available
Work Arrangement

Job Description

The Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute(KASI) is a government-funded research institute located in Daejeon, Republic of Korea. We conduct front-line research in various fields of astronomy, astrophysics and space science, develop astronomical instruments and operate facilities in Korea and overseas. We are currently looking for creative and outstanding postdoctoral researchers.

  • The Area of Recruitment

- P1 : IFU studies of galaxies (2 positions)

- P2 : Observational Astronomy/Observational Cosmology (1 position)

* Details for the positions are available at https://www.kasi.re.kr/eng/recruit/post/recruitNotice/29922

  • Qualifications

- 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. 

- Those who can strat working within 2024. The appointment date is negotiable with an agreement of the corresponding PI, but it should be within 2024.

  • Schedule for the Selection Process

- Application Period : February 5, 2024(Mon.)~March 6, 2024(Wed.)

  <Deadline : March 6(Wed.), 15:00(KST)>

  • Benefits

The successful candidate will be provided with the remuneration(starting from around 43,200,000 KRW(around $38,900(pretax)) per annum excluding severance pay depending on qualification), research budget and financial supplement for health insurance, one-way airfare to join KASI(economy class), and a dormitory room for single/double if needed(dorm fees: 150,000/90,000 KRW).

  • Other Information

To proceed with a fair recruitment process, the personally identifiable information which is unrelated to one's work such as name(first name and surname), picture, gender, sexual orientation, address, family or relatives cannot be mentioned in the application form, personal statement, and other necessary documents.

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2024 Feb 07
Application Deadline
2024 Mar 06