The Institute for Development and Human Security at Ewha Womans University in Seoul invites applications for the position of post-doctoral researcher to participate in a large research project in the area of either development coöperation or human security and their related fields as part of the World Class University project funded by the government of the Republic of Korea.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. or ABD and relevant competence in one or more of the following areas: development, sociology, political science, international relations, or economics. The successful candidate will have outstanding research potential and English-language proficiency at the native speaker level. The period of appointment will be from March 1, 2011, for an initial twelve-month contract. The salary is competitive.
The deadline for receipt of applications is the close of business, Wednesday, February 9, 2011. Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interest, a writing sample (in English), and contact details for two referees. These should be sent to Ms. Sung-Eun Lim (firstname.lastname@example.org). Further documentation may be requested at a later date.
Interviews for short-listed applicants currently in Korea will be carried out on Monday, February 14, 2011. Telephone or video-conference interviews for those currently overseas will be arranged at a mutually convenient time. Candidates will be contacted individually for this stage.
Direct inquiries to:
- The Institute for Development and Human Security
Ewha Womans University
International Education Building #802
11–1 Daehyun-dong, Seodaemun-ku
Seoul, 120–750, Republic of Korea
Tel: 82–2-3277–5915; Fax: 82–2-3277–5984
Web: http://wcuidhs.ewha.ac.kr; http://idhs.ewha.ac.kr