Presidential Search Announcement for the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST)

Presidential Search Announcement

for the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST)

 

 

The Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) is a Korean government-funded, research-oriented institute founded in 1993 to educate the next-generation of researchers in advanced science and technology in accordance with the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology Legislation (Act No. 4580). Over the past 25 years, GIST has quickly become one of the most distinguished universities in Korea with its globally recognized research capabilities, which allowed it to be ranked in the top three in the world for the fourth consecutive year and first in Korea for the eleventh consecutive year in terms of citations-per-faculty member (QS World University Rankings). GIST College was established in 2010, becoming the first science and engineering college in Korea to have a liberal arts-based curriculum to provide undergraduate students with a broad humanities background. GIST now invites all qualified persons to apply for the position of President of the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology to lead the future of GIST on a global scale with vision and inspiration.

Requirements of Applicants

∙ Be able to carry out all official duties of and on behalf of GIST

∙ Be able to supervise the faculty and staff of GIST with exemplary professionalism

∙ Be able to further develop GIST as a world-renowned research institute through superb administrative and managerial abilities

∙ Be able to further develop and enhance the educational and research infrastructure of GIST

∙ Must have and maintain unimpeachable standards of ethics, integrity, and morality

∙ Must have excellent written and spoken communication skills

∙ Must not fall under the purview of Article 19 of the GIST Regulations (see below)

Required Documents (※ Note: submitted documents will not be returned.)

∙ One copy of Application Form and Resume (prescribed form)

∙ One copy of Pre-Questionnaire for Applicants

∙ One copy of Major Career Achievements and Description (About 5 pages, A4 size)

∙ One copy of Institutional Development and Management Plan (About 5 pages, A4 size)

∙ One copy of Privacy Policy Consent Agreement

Submission Method: In person or by registered mail (do not send via e-mail)

Submission Deadline: Monday, December 10, 2018 (Mon) 18:00

(Registered mail must arrive before the deadline.)

Where to Submit

∙(61005) 339, Board of Directors Secretariat (Planning Innovation Team), Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), Cheomdangwagi-ro, Buk-gu, Gwangju, Republic of Korea

Inquiry : (Tel.) +82 62-715-2975 (Fax) +82 62-715-2979

www.gist.ac.kr (e-mail) board@gist.ac.kr

 

November 21, 2018

 

Article 19 of the GIST Regulations for Disqualifications : 1. A person who was judged to be incompetent, quasi-incompetent, or insolvent, and has not been reinstated; 2. A person who was sentenced to a punishment of imprisonment or harsher, if three years have not passed since the completion of imprisonment or the judgement of acquittal; 3. A person who was sentenced to a punishment of imprisonment of harsher, if one year has not passed since the end of the probationary period; 4. A person who was sentenced to a punishment of imprisonment or harsher, and is still in the period of conditional release; and 5. A person who received a disposition of disciplinary dismissal under the laws, if two years have not passed since the disposition

 

Chairperson of the Board of Directors for the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST)