PhD Position at Gachon University, South Korea

The University of Gachon in South Korea is currently inviting the outstanding Korean scholars to apply a PhD position at the university. The project should be completed for 4 years duration. The completion needs the candidates to publish more than 2 SCI/SCIE level research publications. This program offers an interesting monthly salary valued minimum 1,000,000 KRW/month plus other benefits.

Program Description
The scholars are expected to complete the degree within 4 years. In order to complete the degree, applicant needs to publish more than 2 SCI/SCIE level research publication Candidate will be involved in to molecular modeling, synthetic chemistry or both.

Award Value
The selected applicants may expect to receive a monthly salary for contribution to research project: starting 1,000,000 KRW/month + incentive based on performance.

Level and Area of Studies
PhD research in molecular modeling, synthetic chemistry or both.

Place of Study
At Gachon University, South Korea

Eligibility and Criteria
In order to be eligible in this position, candidates are expected to have master degree or close to receiving in the field of organic synthetic chemistry or medicinal chemistry. He/she must be self motivated, dedicated and passionate for the research. In addition, he/she must possess proof of English language proficiency and should learn Korean during PhD course. Ideal candidate will have background and interests in chemistry, biology and molecular modeling. English or Korean skill is essential (minimum qualification: TOPIK level 3, TOEFL 550, CBT210, iBT80, IELTS 5.5, TEPS 550).

Applicants’ Nationality
South Korean Scholars are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
All of the interested candidates must provide the following documents:

  • Cover letter explaining research interests and motivation
  • A detailed CV mentioning English proficiency
  • Publication details, if any
  • Scanned copies of transcript and all other documents
  • Submission of attached application form & required documents.
  • Applicants with MS can have research experience in Korea before entrance

Submission Deadline

  • February, 3rd for admission of graduate school, Gachon university at March
  • April, 30th for admission of graduate school, Gachon university at September.

Website and Application Link



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