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Call for New Faculty Applications by KAISTs School of Transdisciplinary Studies 


KAISTs School of Transdisciplinary Studies invites applications to the position of new full-time faculty ((non-tenure track)-teaching faculty) as follows. 


Position details


of expertise






track)-Teaching faculty)

Robotics, data/AI, etc.




campus, Daejeon






1. Eligibility

    – Talented individual who understands the purpose of transdisciplinary education and supports the Schools vision

    – Doctoral-degree holder in relevant areas with at least four years of education/research experience after date of degree conferral

    – Person capable of conducting English-language lectures


2. Grounds for disqualification

    – One falling under any of the subparagraphs of Article 33 of the State Public Officials Act

    – One who has lost civil rights pursuant to relevant laws

    – One found unfit for work based on results of physical examination

    – One who has evaded mandatory military service


Application procedures

    – Round 1: Document screening

    – Round 2: In-depth interview by School

    – Round 3: Seminar and comprehensive deliberations by School

    – Round 4: Final decision made following deliberations by KAIST Faculty Personnel Deliberation Committee


Application period:  Jan. 16 (Thu), 2020 Jan. 31 (Fri), 2020


Required documents

   – KAIST full-time faculty application (form provided) – Summary of key achievements, academic research achievements, teaching plan, research proposal, CV, consent to collection/use of personal information

   – Letter of recommendation (three for assistant/associate professor candidates (including advisors recommendation)/six for professor candidates (including advisors recommendation))

Letter of recommendation to be submitted directly by recommender to kimh@kaist.ac.kr


Method of application

– By e-mail only: kimh@kaist.ac.kr



– Do not include personal information such as photo, name of schools, age, and family relations in application form and other documents

– All received documents shall be sealed and not returned

– Candidate shall not be considered if any information is found to be false or inaccurate, and may be removed from position if appointed based on misleading information

– Appointment may not be made if none of the candidates are suitable


Contact: KAIST School of Transdisciplinary Studies (sts.kaist.ac.kr)

T. +82-42-350-7052, kimh@kaist.ac.kr