Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Department of Biophysics

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)

Suwon-si, Korea, South

Full Job Description

The Institute of Quantum Biophysics, the Department of Biophysics at the Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) in South Korea seeks outstanding applicants for a tenure-track position, with expertise in quantum biophysics or biology to begin March 1, 2021 or thereafter. Candidate should have expertise in all areas of molecular biophysics including but not limited to theoretical or computational quantum biophysics, biological electron transfer, computational molecular biophysics, or neurobiophysics. Preference will be given to applicants with but not limited to theoretical, computational, experimental quantum biophysics or biology. The search is focused on applicants who would like to challenge both fundamental and applied quantum biophysics or biology and establish the foundation of precision medicine and healthcare technologies. We welcome applicants who would enjoy exciting convergence sciences via collaborating with our current working groups. All faculty ranks will be considered equally.

Minimum Qualifications:
Candidate should have a Ph.D., MD, or equivalent degree in biology, biophysics, biochemistry, chemistry, physics, engineering, and/or related field of study. All faculty candidates must demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence, service, and active scholarship. For candidates with prior teaching experience, teaching evaluations are required. Candidates are expected to establish a well-funded, internationally competitive research program and teach at both the graduate and professional levels.

Review of applications will begin as soon as possible and will continue until the positions are filled. Applications received by August 1, 2020, will receive priority consideration.

-Application Via Email (bp.dep@skku.edu) August 1st 2020~August 23rd 2020
-Required Documents: 1. a curriculum vitae, 2. a statement of research and teaching interests, 3. the names and complete contact information for at least three references, 4. teaching evaluation if having prior experience

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) is a private comprehensive research university in South Korea. The historical Sungkyunkwan founded in 1398 by the Joseon Dynasty located in the heart of central Seoul. Recently, SKKU is recognized as the top 3 universities in South Korea in “Best Global Universities Rankings” announced by US News and the top 2 in “World University Rankings” by The Times Higher Education.

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Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Department of Biophysics