Dear Members of POSTECH,We are already half way through the semester that began online, an unprecedented occurrence caused by the onset of COVID-19. I am grateful to all members of POSTECH for your understanding and cooperation despite inconveniences and complications that have transpired from this unexpected situation.With no confirmed cases from POSTECH or related organizations since March, the University was on its way to welcome the students back on campus by limiting off-campus visitors and disinfecting buildings weekly. However, the nationwide spread of COVID-19 is still at an alarming s..
POSTECH Future IT Innovation Laboratory (POSTECH i-Lab) will hold a grand opening ceremony as we embark on the education of creative IT talents and development of core IT technologies. POSTECH i-Lab has been selected as the host institution for the IT Consilience Creative Program, a nationwide project the Korean Ministry of Knowledge Economy had launched, in order to promote Korea’s global competitiveness in the IT field.Please join us and celebrate the grand opening of POSTECH i-Lab. Your attendance will be a great encouragement for us to become one of the world’s leading institut..
POSTECH to Establish Department of Materials Science & Engineering in an Ethiopian UniversityPohang University of Science and Technology will establish a new Department of Materials Science & Engineering at Adama Science and Technology University (ASTU) in Ethiopia as part of its efforts to contribute to the advancement of higher education in developing countries.The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology announced on April 4 that POSTECH had been selected to participate in the Ministry’s International Cooperation Leading University Program, a new program created this year..
Faculty Positions in Industrial and Management Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)The Department of Industrial and Management Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) invites applications for full-time, tenure-track or tenured faculty positions. The positions are primarily at the assistant professor or associate professor level, although senior candidates with strong credentials will also be considered.We are seeking two candidates, one with a strong methodological foundation in operations research, applied statistics, or optimizatio..
We are pleased to announce that President Yongmin Kim will give a talk as an invited speaker for our special seminar. All POSTECH members are welcome to attend the event.■ Title: Innovation and Technology Commercialization in Academia■ Speaker: President Yongmin Kim (President of POSTECH)■ Date& Time: Monday, April 2, 2012 (3:30-5:00 pm)■ Place: POSCO international center Auditorium (1F)■ Host: Prof. Seong Jin Park (GEM)■ Contact: Dept. of Mechanical Engineering Office (Phone. 279-2716) March 29, 2012 Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
We are pleased to announce a special lecture by President Yongmin Kim as follows. ■ Title: NEW 21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ACADEMIA AND INDUSTRY ■ Date & Time: Friday, March 30, 2012 (2:00 - 3:30 p.m.) ■ Venue: LG Cooperative Electronics Engineering Bldg (Auditorium) ■ All POSTECH members are welcome to attend. ■ Hosted by: Dept. of Electrical Engineering & BK21 Educational Institute of Future Information Technology ■ For inquiries, please contact Miss. Choi, Joo Ae at 279-8116. *This lecture will be delivered in English. March 27, 2012 BK21 Educational Inst..
The Department of Electrical Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) invites prospective applicants for tenure-track faculty positions in the field of power electronics with special emphasis on motor control and applications to electric vehicles.POSTECH is a highly prestigious university specializing in science and technology and located in South Korea. For new faculty members, the university provides seed research funding and generous fringe benefits, including a free apartment lease for ten years. POSTECH has a bilingual environment (Korean and English) for both ..
Presidential Fellowship is set up to promote research on Medical Devices by POSTECH undergraduate and graduate students.This fellowship was made possible by transferring some of President Yongmin Kim’s remaining research funds from his previous workplace, University of Washington (UW) in Seattle, to POSTECH.■ EligibilityCurrent POSTECH undergraduate and graduate students with the following exceptions:Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students- Students who are on a leave of absence (or planning to take one)from school- Students who are expected to graduate in August 2012- Students who hav..
We are pleased to announce a special lecture by Dr. Hong Sun Kim, CEO of AhnLab, Inc. ■ Title: How to Live in an Era of Convergence ■ Date & Time: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 (5:00-6:20 pm) ■ Venue: LG Cooperative Electronics Engineering Bldg (Auditorium) ■ Hosted by: Dept. of Electrical Engineering & BK21 Educational Institute of Future Information Technology ■ For inquiries, please contact Mr. Lee, Joo Sang at 279-8093. *This lecture will be delivered in Korean. March 9, 2012 BK21 Educational Institute of Future Information Technology