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[Tenure] KIST “Rising Star” Recruitment Announcement Mar-11-2022
Academic. Degree Bachelor,Master,PhD
Closing Date 2022-03-18
File 2022-1 Researcher Recruitment Announcement_final.pdf

Since its foundation in 1966, the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) has been charting the course for the advancement of science and technology in Korea. KIST is looking for creative and passionate researchers in the fields of science and technology to join us in our ongoing quest to promote world-class excellence in research and innovation.

1. Position

“Rising Star” regular (permanent) research position

*Specific Research Areas

- AI-based High-level Vision Processing

- AI-based Simulation and Modeling

- Cognition Technology for Human-Robot Interaction (conversational AI, etc.)

*Location: KIST HQ (Seoul, South Korea) / KIST Europe (Saarbrücken, Germany)

(for the first 3 years of employment, the Rising Star will be mainly based at KIST Europe to help boost collaborative research between Korea & Europe)

2. Education & Experience

*Education and/or experience in Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning

*PhDs preferred

3. Recruitment Timeline Overview

Recruitment Notice → Document Screening → Academic Interview → Comprehensive Interview 

Police Background Check and Medical Checkup → Final Appointment Notice 

※ Applicants undergoing the academic interview are also required to complete a separate online personality test

4. Application Period and Method

A. Application Deadline: 18:00 Mar. 18, 2022 (Fri.)
            Korea Standard Time (UTC+09:00)


B. Application Method: Online application

Go to the 2022-1 KIST Researcher Recruitment Announcement and
select “(03-2) AI/Robotics(Rising Star)” in your application.

Visit KIST website (https://eng.kist.re.kr/kist_eng_renew/) → Information → “Careers at KIST” 

Click “Job Board” → 2022-1 KIST Researcher Recruitment Announcement → Click “Create Your Application link” → (03-2) AI/Robotics(Rising Star)

5. Additional Information

Please check the 2022-1 KIST Researcher Recruitment Announcement for more details on eligibility criteria (common criteria for Korean public institution positions), evaluation criteria, and other pertinent application information.


KIST HR Management Team (han@kist.re.kr / +82-2-958-6311)

* See attachment : Whole Notice of the "2022-1 Researcher Recruitment Announcement"

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