Assistant or Associate Professor (Tenure-, non-tenure track) in Energy/Environmental Policy, Korea University
Faculty type: tenure-track, and/or non-tenure track
Faculty rank: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Employment category: Fulltime
Anticipated start date: 1-Mar-2020
Application due: June 21, 2019
The Graduate School of Energy and Environment at Korea University invites applicants for a tenure- or non-tenure track faculty position in the area of energy and environmental policy. Established in 2010 between Korea University and the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (the government-funded Institute for Science and Technology research), the Graduate School of Energy and Environment (KU-KIST Green School) focuses on interdisciplinary research and education across physical and social sciences in the area of renewable energy, environmental technology, and energy/environmental policy. We are seeking an enthusiastic individual who is committed to advancing the interdisciplinary model of research and education and is willing to relocate in Seoul, Korea.
Applicants should have a PhD in Industrial Ecology, Environmental Sciences and Management, and Policy, Public Policy and Administration, Applied Economics, or related field, and have a demonstrated record or demonstrated potential to achieve excellence in research and teaching. The successful candidate will engage in graduate education, develop a research program, enhance interdisciplinary collaboration particularly with the faculty members in the technology tracks of the Graduate School of Energy and Environment (renewable energy and environmental technologies). Preference will be given to candidate with 1) a strong publication record in SCI/SSCI-indexed journals, and 2) relevant research and teaching experience working in a multidisciplinary environment with an appreciation for, and commitment to, a system approach to sustainability.
This is a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, but the position may be upgraded to a tenure-track Associate Professor in case of an exceptionally qualified candidate. A non-tenure track position will also be considered. The anticipated start date for the position is March 1, 2020. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Any interested candidate should send a CV (with a publication list highlighting their best papers) and two recommendation letters to Prof. Jooyoung Park, firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will start on June 24, 2019.
Graduate School of Energy and Environment: https://greenschool.korea.ac.kr:444/en/index.asp
Korea University: https://www.korea.edu/