Postdoctoral Position - Strings, fields, and related areas, Sogang University

The Center for Quantum Spacetime (CQUeST) invites application for research fellow positions in strings, fields, and related areas. CQUeST was launched in June 2005 at Sogang University in Seoul with a long term grant from the Korea Science and Engineering Foundation. We welcome applicants who possess exceptional research potential.

The starting date of the appointment is negotiable and can be as early as October 1st 2007. The initial appointment will be for two years with a possibility of renewal for one more year. The annual salary for the research fellow ranges from 20,000,000 won to 30,000,000 won, depending on the qualification (one US dollar is roughly equivalent to 950 Korean won). The first round decision will be made in early September 2007 for the applications received by August 31st 2007.


Applicants should send an application letter describing the research interest, a curriculum vitae with a list of publication, and should arrange three (3) recommendation letters. All the application materials are preferred to be sent electronically to with the title `Post-doc Application'. Otherwise by hard-copy mail to

Professor Bum-Hoon Lee
Center for Quantum Spacetime
Sogang University
Sinsu-1 dong, Mapo-gu
Seoul, 121-742 Korea
Tel: 82-2-705-7865; Fax 82-2-704-9031

To learn more about CQUeST, please look up our web site at If you have any questions, please contact the center