CiTE HSS Faculty Search Advertisement
and Social Sciences (HSS) Faculty Opening
of Creative IT Engineering
University of Science and Technology
The Department of Creative IT
Engineering (CiTE) at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH, one
of the best small and young universities in the world, e.g., #1 in the Young
University (less than 50 years old) rankings for three consecutive years, 2012-2014)
is currently soliciting applications for a tenure-track faculty position in HSS.
Appointments at all levels will be considered.
and Ph.D. degrees. World-class faculty members with diverse disciplinary backgrounds and
various research themes actively perform high-risk and high-impact research and
nurture future innovators and leaders. Incoming CiTE students have been ranked in the top 1% of high school
students in Korea. To establish a strong hardware infrastructure and a unique culture
of excellence that facilitate innovative education and research endeavors, our
state-of-the-art building named C5 (Creative,
Collaborative, Cultivating, Convergence Center) was completed in 2015 and
became the home of CiTE.
Successful candidates are expected to
engage in multidisciplinary and student-centered education in CiTE and perform pioneering
research to solve difficult unmet needs, open up new frontiers and create a
better future via teamwork. In CiTE,
there are 3 focus areas of research: Smart Computing, Smart Devices &
Systems, and IT-based Future Healthcare. An HSS faculty in CiTE is expected to lead an independent research
program and collaborate with the current research groups to produce synergistic
effects. We would particularly welcome
those HSS candidates who have experience in crossing disciplinary boundaries
and performing education/research collaboration with sciences and engineering.
The application deadline is September 30, 2016. Interested candidates should submit the
following: (1) CV with a list of at least 3 references, (2) Statement on
education and plan, (3) Research plan, and (4) Up to 5 representative publications
to Mr. Shincheol Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org. More information about POSTECH and CiTE can be
POSTECH is building a culturally diverse
body of faculty, students and staff. Non-Korean
citizens would be welcome to apply.