BK21 FOUR

Research Professors

BK21 FOUR

Research Professors

Research Professors

BK21 Plus Research Professors

1. Recruitment Areas : all areas in the School of Electrical Engineering

2. Eligibility

  • At least 2 years of work experience in the field of telecommunication technologies after receiving Ph.D.
  • At least 1 SCI publication (as first author) within the past 1 year

3. Payment

  • Assistant Research Professor : 2,600,000 Korean Won /Month(Ph.D. holder)
  • Associate Research Professor : 2,900,000 Korean Won /Month(At least 4 years of work experience in the field of relevance after receiving Ph.D.)
  • Research Professor : 3,200,000 Korean Won /Month(At least 10 years of work experience in the field of relevance after receiving Ph.D.) 4. Required Forms and Documents

4. Required Forms and Documents

Forms and Documents Required from Recruiting Professors

BK Researcher Recruit Employment Plan (attachment 1)

Plans from the Managing Professor (attachment 2)

Professor Evaluation Form (attachment 3)

Forms and Documents Required from Prospective Recruits (Applicants)

BK21 Plus Researcher Application Form (attachment 4)

Letters of recommendation from 2 people other than the recruiting professor (only for the new research professor applicants, recommendation letters must be sent directly by the recommenders via postal mail or email, however, emailed letters must contain the writer’s signature)

Application for Research Professor (attachment 5)

Guidelines for the Appointment of New Researcher (attachment 6)

Proof of your Ph.D. degree (or that of soon-to-be recipient of the degree)

Proof of employment from your most recent occupation and/or proof of main work experiences (for those who are applicable)

Proof for research achievements

Refer to the “BK21 Plus Postdoctoral Fellow Application Form” for the format of the research achievement list

  • Submit the first page only
  • Submit the first page for international conference publications
  • If the first page does not include the publication year and month, the name of the author(s), and the name of the conference, include the page that explicitly states the mentioned information in addition to the first page.
  • For accepted journal publications, include the page that explicitly states the publication issue for the given publication (they will not be considered as accepted works without this)
  • Can be submitted as a digital file (as long as it follows the formats listed above)

5. Recruitment Schedule : Refer to the ‘Notice’

6. Submission and Contact Information

  • Submission : via postal mail or email (for digital copies, please sign the forms and send them as a PDF file)
  • Address: BK21 Plus Affairs, School of Electrical Engineering Administrations Office (Room #1212), KAIST, 291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141, Republic of Korea
  • Contact: Kyounghee Lee/ Tel: 042) 350-8502 / email: puzzle@kaist.ac.kr