Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

KAIST, Department of Biological Sciences

Daejeon, Korea, South


Department of Biological Sciences

KAIST, South Korea

The Department of Biological Sciences at KAIST is inviting application for a position at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. We seek an exceptional scientist with a strong track record of high-quality published work in the broad field of biological sciences.

Invited Area

Broad field of Biological sciences


Qualified candidates are expected to have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree as well as postdoctoral training or equivalent status. The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain vigorous research projects, and to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in English. All applicants should have substantial peer-reviewed publications that demonstrate productivity and the ability to perform cutting edge research.

The start date is negotiable.


Submission of Documents

- A formal application in the designated application form

- Consent to collection and use of personal information

- Curriculum vitae including the list of publications

- Statement of education/research in the past, and plan for the future

- List of three references with their contact information

Copies of degree certificate, transcript, career certificate, reference will be requested only to applicants who have passed the document screening.



- Submitted documents will not be returned

- For those who have passed the document screening, all documents must be submitted in original copy by post mail before the interview


Application deadline:  2020 April 1st~April 20th

Application deadline will be open until position is filled.

Submit Documents to Prof Seung-Jae Lee (seungjaevlee@kaist.ac.kr)

Homepage: https://bio.kaist.ac.kr

Apply with CV and Cover Letter

Must be a .doc, .docx, or .pdf file and no larger than 1MBMust be a .doc, .docx, or .pdf file and no larger than 1MB

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor