Ewha University Institute for Development and Human Security Seeks Post-Doctoral Researchers

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 (sung-eun@ewha.ac.kr). 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
    E-mail: sung-eun@ewha.ac.kr
    Web: http://wcuidhs.ewha.ac.kr; http://idhs.ewha.ac.kr