Center for Mathematical Challenges
The KIAS Center for Mathematical Challenges aims to become an international mecca for the solving unsolved mathematical problems, such as the Millenium Prize Problems, and to encourage young post-doc mathematicians worldwide to participate freely in these challenges.
Center for Mathematical Challenges (CMC) at the Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS) invites applicants for the positions at the level of CMC Scholar and CMC Research Professor in pure and applied mathematics.
Applicants are expected to have demonstrated exceptional research potential, including major contributions beyond or through the doctoral dissertation. The annual salary approximately starts from 80,000,000 Korean Won (approximately US$72,000 at current exchange rate) for CMC Scholar and 60,000,000 Korean Won (approximately US$54,000 at current exchange rate) for CMC Research Professor, respectively. In addition, research funds of 20,000,000 Korean Won (approximately US$18,000 at current exchange rate) for both CMC Scholar and CMC Research Professor will be provided per year. The initial appointment for CMC Scholar is for one year and that for CMC Research Professor is for two years. The appointment is renewable depending on research performance and the needs of the research program at KIAS.
The starting date of the appointment is negotiable. Applications must include complete vitae with a cover letter, a list of publications, a research plan, and three letters of recommendation (All documents should be in English). All should be sent by post or e-mail to:
*Ms.Hyejin Jeong (firstname.lastname@example.org)
*Center for Mathematical Challenges (CMC) Administration Team , KIAS
85 Hoegiro (Cheongnyangni-dong 207-43), Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 130-722, Republic of Korea