Faculty Positions in Industrial and Management Engineering at POSTECH


The Department of Industrial and Management Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track or tenured faculty positions.

We are seeking candidates with a research focus in the two areas, (1) Financial Engineering (including Finance, Mathematical Finance, Actuarial Science) and (2) Human Factors Engineering (Cognitive Engineering/Affective Engineering/UX), but outstanding applicants in the other areas of Industrial and Management Engineering will be also considered.

The successful candidates are expected to establish a strong research program, participate in interdisciplinary research teams, and teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Applications should include (1) a full CV, (2) statement of research and teaching, (3) copies of three (or less) research publications, (4) Personal Information Collection and Usage Agreement(the form available here) and (5) names and addresses of three professional references, and must be submitted to Professor Sung H. Han (, Chair of the Faculty Search Committee. Applications completed by May 31, 2017 will be given full consideration, although the search will continue until the positions are filled. Late applications will be considered in a year-round recruitment program.

POSTECH was ranked 1st in the top 100 world universities under 50 years old for 3 consecutive years by Times Higher Education in 2012, 2013, and 2014. More information about POSTECH and the Department can be found at and

For any inquiries, please contact
Professor Sung H. Han (, Chair of Faculty Search Committee.

POSTECH is building a culturally diverse body of faculty, students and staff.  Non-Korean citizens would be welcome to apply.