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물리학과 2013-10-17 18:48:59
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Korea Science Academy (KSA)

of Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)


Recruiting International Teachers


KSA of KAIST (shortly, KSA), a special high school for students gifted in mathematics and science is looking for competent and sincere international teachers as follows:


1. Employment areas and positions



Major field of study


Dept. of Physics & Earth Science


All areas of pure and applied Physics





2. Eligibility

*  A person with a doctorate or a master’s degree with over 5 years’ teaching and/or research experiences after MA (MS) degree.

*  A person who is versed in English (Lectures must be taught in English.)


3. Preferred qualifications

* A person with an official teacher’s certificate


4. Term of Employment

* The renewal of contract is available.

* 2 years

Working hours: 8 hours per day, Monday to Friday (*Working hours may be adjusted according to  school circumstances.)



5. Working Condition

* Salary (depending on qualification and experience)

* Starting from 45,000,000 KRW per year (for doctor’s degree)

40,000,000 KRW per year (for master’s degree) 

       * Additional incentive pay may be given based on faculty evaluations

* Housing: Furnished housing provided.

* Entrance allowance: Up to 2,000,000 KRW including airfare and moving expenses

* Severance pay: equivalent to one month's salary

* Compulsory medical insurance: 50% of premiums paid by employer

* National Pension: 50% of contributions paid by employer


6. Selection Process

l  Stage 1: Evaluation of submitted documents (KSA will give individual notice.)

l  Stage 2: Interview and open class lecture (30mins. each)

- Only for applicants who pass stage 1

- Under unavoidable circumstances, the open class lecture can be substituted with a recorded class or be exempted.

* In case of the impossibility of a face-to-face interview at KSA, the interview can be done using real-time video or telephone.

l  Stage 3: Interview with the KSA principal (30mins.)

* In case of the impossibility of an interview at KSA, the interview can be done through real-time video or telephone.



7. Documents to be submitted

Ø  Step 1

l  Application [attached KSA form]

l  One photocopy of every academic degree certificate

l  One Photocopy of passport

l  Abstract of the final thesis

Ø  Step 2 (only for those who pass ‘Stage 1’)

*  Certificate of every academic degree (must be verified by the relevant nation’s Apostille or  the local Korean consulate)

*  2 or more recommendation letters (References)

*  Photocopy of documents of career and awards (certified by a issuing institute)

*  Medical check-up report (issued within 1 year)

*  Criminal record check (issued by the central government of the motherland, and then verified by a nation’s Apostille or the Korean consulate)

*  Sealed transcript of the highest level of education (must be issued by the University)


8. Application Period

* KSA is inviting full-time international teachers at any time.

* If you cannot submit your application and required documents in person or by mail, you may send them by e-mail. But, when you visit KSA for the interview, you must submit original copies.

* If the documents are lost while being sent by mail, it is the sole responsibility of the applicant.


9. Important Reminder

* Giving false information will result in the termination of the employment contract at any time before or after employment.

* If the documents are not properly made out, it is the sole responsibility of the applicant.

* The submitted documents will not be returned and any incomplete documents will not be accepted.


10. Contact Information

* For more information: Gyungmin Ko (Mr.)

* Address: Office of Academic Affairs, Korea Science Academy of KAIST

105-47 Baekyanggwanmoon-ro, Busanjin-Gu, Busan 614-822, South Korea

(614-822) 대한민국 부산시 부산진구 백양관문로 105-47 한국과학영재학교

Telephone: +82-51-6062-161, Fax: +82-51-6062-362

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