Non-tenure track Research Assistant Professors

DATE : 2017.09.25 ~ 10.27. 5pm(Korean standard time)

Position

Department Area Required Qualification
Department of English Language and Literature Natural Language Processing/Big Data *with Ph.D. or Ed.D.
*with teaching experience in English.
*with high possibility to publish a paper in International peer-reviewed journals (Scopus and SSCI).
Department of Chinese Trade and Commerce All fields of Chinese Study *Ph.D. degree required.
*Be able to lecture Chinese conversation class.
*With high possibility to publish a paper in International peer-reviewed journals(Scopus and SSCI).
Department of History History(Art History, Archaeology, Asian History, Science History) *Ph.D. degree required.
Department of Education Educational Adminstration *Doctoral degree required.
Educational Counseling
Department of Economics and Trade Economics(Economic Integration, International Trade, International Trade Law) *Ph.D. degree required.
Department of Public Administration Financial Administration, Policy Science, Public Administration *Ph.D. degree required.
*English lecture is required.
*Bachelor's degree in related major would be preferred.
Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management Hospitality and Tourism Management, or a closely related field * Earned Doctorate in Hospitality and Tourism Management or a closely related field.
* Must have at least two research publications in SSCI journals within last 2 years.
Department of Mathematics All fields of mathematics *Must have earned a Ph.D. in mathematics by Feburuary 28, 2018.
*Must have published at least 2 SCI(E) articles as the first or corresponding author since September 1, 2014.
*Must be able to lecture in Korean.
Department of Applied Statistics All fields of statistics *Must have earned a Ph.D. in statistics by Feburuary 28, 2018.
*Must have published at least 2 SCI(E) articles as the first or corresponding author since September 1, 2014.
*Must be able to lecture in Korean.
Department of Physics and Astronomy(Physics) Condensed Matter Physics *Ph.D. degree required.
Theoretical Physics (High Energy Physics, Statistical Physics)
Department of Physics and Astronomy(Astronomy) Observational galactic stellar population (stellar photometry and spectroscopy) *Ph.D. in Astronomy or Astrophysics.
Gravitational astrophysics
Department of Chemistry All areas of chemistry *Ph.D. degree required.
*The following applicants have advantage over others: Middle/high school chemistry teaching certificate holder who can teach chemical education, Experienced NMR facility manager/operator, Biophysical chemistry related major.
Department of Food Science and Biotechnology Food Microbiology (Food Molecular Microbiology) *Ph.D. in Food Science and Biotechnology.
Food Carbohydrate Chemistry OR Food Biotechnology for Carbohydrate Materials *Required capability of : Studying Starch and other carbohydrates, Studying development of carbo-active enzymes and their food applications.
Food Process Engineering *Ph.D. degree in Food Science field.
Department of Integrative Bioscience and Biotechnology Signal transductions of sex hormone receptor in molecular endocrinology *Ph.D. degree required.
Department of Bioindustry and Bioresource Engineering Plant heavy metal stress, Plant autophagy, Traditional crop breeding, Subtropical tree breeding *Ph.D. degree holders in related fields.
Department of Electrical Engineering(Electronics Engineering) Image Processing  *Ph.D. degree required.
Department of Electrical Engineering(Information and Communication Engineering) Communication system *Ph.D. degree required.
Department of Electrical Engineering(Optical Engineering) Biomedical optics *Ph.D. degree holders and Prospective doctoral candidates prior to the contract start date.
Department of Computer Science and Engineering All the areas in the Computer Science and Engineering(Big data, Machine learning, Artificial Intelligence, AR/VR etc) *Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or in a related field.
Department of Computer and Information Security Computer and Information Security (Internet of Things, Software security and testing, cyber kill chain, cloud computing security and forensic, hardware security) *Ph.D. degree related to computer and information security (e.g., Computer Science and Engineering).
Department of Software All Areas of Software  *Ph.D. in Software required.
All Areas of Computer Science *Ph.D. in Computer  Science required.
Department of Data Science Data Science *Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering or related field.
Intelligent Mechatronic Engineering (Unmanned Vehicle Engineering) Mechanical Engineering *Ph.D. degree holders and Prospective doctoral candidates prior to the contract start date.
All fields related to unmanned aerial vehicle, unmanned underwater vehicle
Intelligent Mechatronic Engineering (Smart Device Engineering) Computer Engineering, Electronics Engineering  *Ph.D. degree holders and Prospective doctoral candidates prior to the contract start date.
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Environmental Engineering in Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering *Doctoral degree, Capable of teaching "Engineering Design"
Department of Energy and Mineral Resources Engineering Energy and Earth Resources Economics and Policy *Holding a related Ph.D. degree.
*3 or more SCI papers in recent 3 years.
*An undergraduate degree in Energy and Earth Resources Engineering.
Department of Mechanical Engineering Machining Process *Ph.D. degree required.
*Possible Lecture of Machining, Experimentalist in Combustion.
*Korean language ability.
Combustion
Department of Aerospace Engineering drone autonomous control system  *SCI(E) journal paper publication more than one in the invited area after March 2017.
flying vehicle configuration design
long distance autonomous unmanned vehicle system 
power plant system for high altitude flight
Department of Nuclear Engineering every field of Nuclear engineering *Ph.D. degree required.
Department of Integrated Bioindustry, Graduate School All the areas in Nutritional Biology for Fish Feed *Ph.D. or ABD in each area (Candidates who are ABD may be contract but must have Ph.D. prior to the contract start date.)
All the areas in Reproduction Biology of Fish
All the areas in Offshore Structural Engineering for Fish Aquaculture (or Major/professional experience in related engineering fields)

Qualification

  • 1) A doctoral degree in the application field
  • 2) Ability to deliver lectures in English

Application Submission Period

Sep. 25, 2017 - Oct.27, 2017 5 p.m (Korean Standard Time)

Employment Start Date

Spring semester of 2018 (beginning March 1st, 2018 for a renewable contract term of two years)

Salary and Incentive

  • 1) 37,000,000 KRW /per year
  • 2) Incentive will be provided for paper publications and research grants award.

Responsibilities

A. Teaching one course per semester in English

B. Publishing papers for the contract period(2 years) to renew the contract

※ The conditions for re-appointment

For re-appointment, one of the two conditions must be met as below.

(Ⅰ. Paper and IV. Online Lecture Evaluation or III. Research funds and IV. Online Lecture Evaluation)

  • I. Paper
    • ▶ Evaluation period: two years
    • ▶ Number of papers : See the table
      Department number of SCI-grade papers
      (per year)
      Department of English Language and Literature 1
      Department of Chinese Trade and Commerce 1
      Department of History 1
      Department of Education 1
      Department of Economics and Trade 1
      Department of Public Administration 1
      Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management 3
      Department of Mathematics 3
      Department of Applied Statistics 3
      Department of Physics and Astronomy(Physics) 3
      Department of Physics and Astronomy(Astronomy) 3
      Department of Chemistry 3
      Department of Food Science and Biotechnology 3
      Department of Integrative Bioscience and Biotechnology 3
      Department of Bioindustry and Bioresource Engineering 3
      Department of Electrical Engineering(Electronics Engineering) 3
      Department of Electrical Engineering(Information and Communication Engineering) 3
      Department of Electrical Engineering(Optical Engineering) 3
      Department of Computer Science and Engineering 3
      Department of Computer and Information Security 3
      Department of Software 3
      Department of Data Science 3
      Intelligent Mechatronic Engineering (Unmanned Vehicle Engineering) 3
      Intelligent Mechatronic Engineering (Smart Device Engineering) 3
      Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 3
      Department of Energy and Mineral Resources Engineering 3
      Department of Mechanical Engineering 3
      Department of Aerospace Engineering 3
      Department of Nuclear Engineering 3
      Department of Integrated Bioindustry, Graduate School 3
    • ▶ Journal Criteria
      The rank of the SCI-grade( SSCI, A&HCI, SCI and SCIE) journals must be within the top 50% based on impact factor.
      Also, at least 50% of the number of papers must be published as a lead author (A or B of the Author Criteria).
    • ▶ Author Criteria
      A. First author
      B. Corresponding author
      C. Co-author : acceptable only if first author and corresponding author are not belong to the Sejong University.
  • II. Only for the first re-appointment evaluation, the accepted papers can be considered as the required papers in requirement I. However, in this case, the IF applies the most recent IF at the time of re-appointment evaluation, and the accepted papers used already in the re-appointment evaluation are excluded from the next re-appointment evaluation regardless of the date of publication. In order to be approved for accepted papers, an official document certifying the approval of publication must be submitted.
  • III. Research funds
    As a large-scale research project director, the amount of research funds should be more than KRW 300 million per year or KRW 150 million per year.
    • ▶ Evaluation period: two years
    • ▶ Amount of research funds : See the table
      Department amount of research funds
      (per year)
      Department of English Language and Literature 150 million KRW
      Department of Chinese Trade and Commerce 150 million KRW
      Department of History 150 million KRW
      Department of Education 150 million KRW
      Department of Economics and Trade 150 million KRW
      Department of Public Administration 150 million KRW
      Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management 150 million KRW
      Department of Mathematics 300 million KRW
      Department of Applied Statistics 300 million KRW
      Department of Physics and Astronomy(Physics) 300 million KRW
      Department of Physics and Astronomy(Astronomy) 300 million KRW
      Department of Chemistry 300 million KRW
      Department of Food Science and Biotechnology 300 million KRW
      Department of Integrative Bioscience and Biotechnology 300 million KRW
      Department of Bioindustry and Bioresource Engineering 300 million KRW
      Department of Electrical Engineering(Electronics Engineering) 300 million KRW
      Department of Electrical Engineering(Information and Communication Engineering) 300 million KRW
      Department of Electrical Engineering(Optical Engineering) 300 million KRW
      Department of Computer Science and Engineering 300 million KRW
      Department of Computer and Information Security 300 million KRW
      Department of Software 300 million KRW
      Department of Data Science 300 million KRW
      Intelligent Mechatronic Engineering (Unmanned Vehicle Engineering) 300 million KRW
      Intelligent Mechatronic Engineering (Smart Device Engineering) 300 million KRW
      Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 300 million KRW
      Department of Energy and Mineral Resources Engineering 300 million KRW
      Department of Mechanical Engineering 300 million KRW
      Department of Aerospace Engineering 300 million KRW
      Department of Nuclear Engineering 300 million KRW
      Department of Integrated Bioindustry, Graduate School 300 million KRW
  • IV. Online Lecture Evaluation
    The re-appointment will not be made if half or more of the lecture evaluations performed for regular semesters during the contract period results in a grade of “D”.

How to Apply

Application Materials

  • 1) One photograph (3cm*4cm)
  • 2) A copy for each degree. (B.A, M.A, Ph.D.)
  • 3) Transcripts (B.A, M.A, Ph.D.)
  • 4) Proof of employment certificate
    (If the applicant is employed, the contents on the application form must correspond to the employment certificate submitted.)
  • 5) Most recent thesis, Selected Papers and research materials since Sep.2012.
  • 6) Documentary evidence relating to Impact Factor, Citation Index, Research Fund and Patent Record. (Screen capture with URL is acceptable.)
    • - Applicants may visit or send by mail the aforementioned documents to the Office of Faculty Affairs between Sep.25, 2017 and Oct.27, 2017. (KST)
    • - We recommend you to send us scanned files listed above first before you send them through the air mail in order to avoid late delivery.
      * e-mail : gyomu@sejong.ac.kr
    • - Address
      Office of Faculty Affairs, Sejong University, 209 Neungdong-ro, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul, 05006, Republic of Korea

Candidate Review Process

Successful candidates will be contacted at each stage of the review process via e-mail.

Applications submitted without all the required documents shall be rejected.

The candidate may submit documents in either English or Korean.

STEP 1Review of Application Documents

Candidates may apply to only one field.

Candidates complete the application, research publications list, research plan, and self-introduction form.

STEP 2In-depth Evaluation

The review board requires a copy of the candidate’s original diploma and one sealed transcript for each academic degree awarded, including but not limited to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees.

In addition, the review board requires proof of current employment, which must correspond to the candidate’s application form, as well as the candidate’s most recent research thesis and materials, covering five years since Sep. 2012.

STEP 3Candidate Presentation and Departmental Evaluation

The review board evaluates the candidate’s lecturing capabilities and potential for future research.

STEP 4Candidate Interview

STEP 5Selection of Successful Candidates

The review board selects candidates based on scores received in steps 1-4.

Scoring criteria and procedures may vary according to department.

Important Notes

Only those who passed STEP 2(In-depth evaluation) are required to have two letters of recommendation submitted to the department chair via e-mail.

Any of the submitted materials’ inauthenticity will result in the immediate disqualification of the applicant.

Certificates from non-English-speaking institutions must be submitted with English/Korean translations of the original text. Translated papers should include names and signatures of the translators.

Positions will not be filled if there are no successful candidates.

Contact

If you have questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Faculty Affairs

Tel : 82-2-3408-4192~3 FAX : 82-2-3408-3701 E-mail : gyomu@sejong.ac.kr
Address : Office of Faculty Affairs, Sejong University, 209, Neungdong-ro, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul, 05006, Republic of Korea

Department Chair E-mail

For more information about the Major or lectures, please contact the chair of department email which is attached below.

☞Department Chair e-mail(download)