Faculty Positions at Sejong University, Seoul, S. Korea: Apply by 04 Dec.

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Designation/Position- Faculty Positions at Sejong University

Sejong University, Seoul, Korea invites application for Faculty Positions at Sejong University from eligible and interested candidates

About- Sejong University is a private university located in Seoul, South Korea. Established in 1940, Sejong has been a highly reputable university in Korea. The history of Sejong University dates back to 1940, when a trust established the Kyung Sung Humanities Institute. In 1978, this institution was named Sejong University in honor of Sejong the Great, the fourth king of the Chosun Dynasty and overseer of the Korean alphabet ‘Hangeul’. Faculty Positions at Sejong University

Research/Job Area- Various fields of engineering and science

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Location-  Seoul, Korea

Eligibility/Qualification–

DepartmentAreaTrackNumber of
Opening
Position
Required Qualification
Department of Physics and
astronomy
Experimental Solid state physics (Low
dimensional materials)

Entire field of astronomy
A

A
1

1
*Ph.D. degree holder in physics
(earned before March 1st, 2021)
*Must have published at least 2
SCI(E) articles as the first author
or corresponding author since
January 1st 2017
*Must be able to lecture in Korean
*Must be able to lecture all
subjects of physics

*Ph.D. degree holder in astronomy
Department of ChemistryInorganic NanochemistryA1*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields
*Candidates for general lecture on
inorganic chemistry
Department of Data
Science
Data Quality & Management

Machine Learning, Statistical
Learning, or Artificial Intelligence

Missing Data Imputation, or Data
Calibration
A

A

A
1

1

1
*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields (earned before
March 1st, 2021)

*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields (earned before
March 1st, 2021)

*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields (earned before
March 1st, 2021)
Intelligent Mechatronics
Engineering (Unmanned
Vehicle Engineering)
All areas related to Unmanned
Vehicle Engineering
A1*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields
Intelligent Mechatronics
Engineering (Smart Device
Engineering)
All areas related to Smart Device
Engineering
A1*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields
Department of Innovation
Design
Product or Mobility Design based on
Artificial Intelligence
B1*Master’s degree holder in design
related area is necessary
*Minimum three years working
experience in design related area is
necessary
*Product or Mobility Design Major
preferred
*Ph.D. degree in design area or a
person with related professional
experience preferred
Department of Artificial
Intelligence
All areas of Software/Artificial
Intelligence
C1*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields
Department of ArchitectureUrban Planning and DesignA1*Ph.D. Degree holder in Urban
Planning and Design
*Applicants who hold architect
license, professor engineer license
are preferred
*Applicants who can teach urban
design studio are also preferred
Department of Civil and
Environmental Engineering
Concrete Materials

Hydrology

Water treatment
A

A

A
1

1

1
*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant field

*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields

*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields
Department of Mechanical
Engineering
Combustion (Reactive flow)A2*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields (earned before
March 1st, 2021)
Department of Aerospace
Engineering
All fields in Aerospace Engineering A2*Ph.D. degree holder in Aerospace
Engineering or in related fields
Department of Nano
Technology and Advanced
Materials Engineering
Organic optoelectronic materials

Energy Storage Materials

Structural metallic materials with
function
A

A

A
1

1

1
*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields
*Preference to whom is the expert
in the field of organic photovoltaic materials/devices and ultrafast laser
spectroscopic analysis
Department of Defence
System Engineering
All fields of defense artificial
intelligence

All fields of smart battleship
technology
A

A
2

2
*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields (earned before
March 1st, 2021)

*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields (earned before
March 1st, 2021)
Department of Aerospace
System Engineering
Computational Aerothermodynamics
using CFD or DSMC

Hypersonic and Missile Systems
Related to High-Temperature Material
Response, Thermo-Protection System
Design, and Electric Propulsion
A

A
1

2
*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields (earned before
March 1st, 2021)
*Prefer research experiences related
to the aerothermodynamic analysis
of hypersonic and re-entry vehicles
and satellite systems

*Ph.D. degree holder in the
relevant fields (earned before
March 1st, 2021)
*Prefer research experiences related
to UHTC coating, TPS materials of
carbon-carbon composite, and hall
thruster in satellite systems

◾ Those who can lead the characterization and globalization of Sejong University

◾ Those who have no grounds for disqualification as stipulated in related laws for appointment as university faculty

◾ Those who can conduct lectures in English

◾ Please refer to the notice for each fields’ detailed qualifications for application

Job/Position Description- 

ClassificationTrack A / BTrack C
Contract Period▸2 years
(However, in the case of Track A and B faculty members, if
there is no paper submitted within one year after initial
appointment, the contract shall be terminated immediately
regardless of the remaining contract period)
▸2 years
Annual Salary40,000,000 KRW37,000,000 KRW
Annual Salary
Increase
▸Annual salary increase shall be determined based on rate of
satisfied research achievements for re-appointment evaluation
: satisfy 100% or more and less than 150% of required
research achievements
-> Annual salary increase by 5,000,000 KRW
: satisfy 150% or more of required research achievements
-> Annual salary increase by 10,000,000 KRW
▸Annual salary increase
shall be determined based
on the wage increase rate
of full-time faculty members
in accordance with the
results of re-appointment
evaluation.
: Grade A -> 100% increase
: Grade B -> 50% increase
: Grade C -> salary freeze

Promotion:

▸Faculty who successfully pass the re-appointment evaluation(evaluation period : 2 years) three(3) times, except for conditional re-appointment, may be promoted to Associate Professor.

▸Re-appointment evaluations continue every 2 years after promotion to Associate Professor.

How to Apply- 

After downloading the following 4 files, fill out and submit them to gyomu@sejong.ac.kr (please do not use
yahoo or hotmail as emails may not be received.)

  1. Faculty Employment Application(non-tenure track)
  2. Research Publications(non-tenure track)
  3. Research Proposal(non-tenure track)
  4. Personal Statement(non-tenure track)

Application Documents

  1. One photograph (3cm*4cm)
  2. A copy for each degree (Bachelor, Master and Doctorate Degree)
  3. Transcripts (Bachelor, Master and Doctorate Degree)
  4. Proof of employment certificate (If the applicant is employed, the contents on the application form must
    correspond with the employment certificate submitted.)
  5. Selected papers and research materials since Sep 2015 (papers accepted for publication can also be submitted)
  6. Documentary evidence related to Impact Factor, Citation Index, Research Fund and Patent Record
    (Screen capture with URL is acceptable.) – Please send us scanned files listed above by e-mail until Dec 4, 2020.
  • e-mail : gyomu@sejong.ac.kr

Download the files below and fill them out.(Please do not use a yahoo-email or hotmail, since they don’t work properly to our email.)

Please send them to gyomu@sejong.ac.kr

Faculty Employment Application Research Publications 
Research Proposal Personal Statement 

Last Date for Apply–  04 December 2020

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