The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) invites applications for several tenure-track faculty positions. The positions are primarily at the Assistant Professor level, but senior candidates with strong credentials will also be considered for higher-level appointments. New faculty members are provided with start-up research funds and competitive benefits packages. Successful candidates are expected to establish strong research programs and to excel in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. ▣ Vacancy•Soft materials (Mechan..
1. Aim: To support exceptional postdoctoral researchers to become Unicorns of Research & Innovation*PIURI: POSTECH Initiative for fostering Unicorn of Research & Innovation2. Applicant Eligibility (All must be satisfied)- Has obtained a PhD degree within the past seven years from September 1, 2020 - Current POSTECH post-doctoral research associates or research faculty of any nationality can apply- Has received a recommendation and commitment for an annual salary of more than 36 million KRW from a Supervising Advisor who is POSTECH tenured/tenure-track faculty- Has received commitment for addit..
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..
Please note that a member of our university, who was retested during self-isolation, has tested positive for the virus on March 28th and is currently awaiting hospital transfer. At this time, the capacity in the Daegu and Gyeongsangbuk-do region is not favorable so we are discussing with authorities to transfer the patient as quickly as possible. We encourage you to stay indoors.The new confirmed patient is a close contact of the first patient confirmed on March 23rd and remained in self-isolation since then. The person showed no symptoms until 26th and tested negative for the virus, but maint..
Dear POSTECH family,As COVID-19 continues to spread nationwide, I imagine that the members of POSTECH and their families are growing increasingly worried. POSTECH’s utmost priority lies in ensuring health and safety of all our members. Education and research cannot continue unless safety is secured. With that in mind, we are committed to utilizing all our competencies so that everyone can return to campus with peace of mind.During the school closure, we implemented necessary measures such as disinfecting the premises and testing and isolating those who were in close contact, in cooperation w..