Position Announcements

GIST Faculty Positions Open (1st of 2014)

GIST Faculty Positions Open (1st of 2014)


Faculty Positions available at the Gwangju Institute of
Science and Technology (GIST), a government-funded university in Gwangju,
Republic of Korea.


GIST seeks candidates whose interest lies in the fields
listed below:






Earth and Environmental
Sciences, Climate Change


Three representative
publications (pdfs)

What is GIST?

GIST was established by the Korean Ministry of Education,
Science and Technology in 1993.

As a research-oriented graduate & undergraduate
school with superb laboratories, research centers and facilities, GIST
allocates a minimum teaching load so that faculty members can devote themselves
to research activities. GIST is proud of the following records:

- Nation's highest
number of papers published in SCI journals during the recent 9 consecutive

- The 6th in the
world in citations per faculty member (QS World University Rankings 2013)



- Candidates must possess
a Ph.D. degree in a pertinent field at the time of application
and should be able
to deliver their lectures in English.

- Qualified international or female scholars are
encouraged to apply.

- Senior professors who has 10 year or more
research/education experience are encouraged to apply.



How to Apply

1. GIST offers an
electronic version of its application forms in Microsoft Word format. Please
download the application forms attached at the bottom of this page.

2. Three letters of
recommendation only if the school requests.(to be mailed directly to the school
from the recommenders.)

3. Applicants must
upload all application materials at

4. Applications will
be accepted
until 5PM (Korean Time)
on March 21(Fri.), 2014.


For more information, send an e-mail to