JOE - December 2013

KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-track
Section: 3 -- International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Seoul, other, Korea, Republic of (South)
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
H -- Public Economics
L3 -- Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
Q4 -- Energy
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Deadline Date: 12/2/2013

JOE ID Number: 201312_399265

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The KDI School of Public Policy and Management is a graduate school of policy studies founded in 1997 with the support of the Korean government and is the educational arm of the KDI, the nation's most respected economic think tank. KDI has consistently contributed to the government's policy making and implementation, and based on KDI's four decade long research and development consulting experience, our school has been educating public officials and private sector managers from around the globe by providing strategic tools to deal with the growing complexities of the modern world.

The KDI School is committed to establishing a dynamic framework for knowledge-sharing, where outstanding teaching and research can directly support balanced, sustainable growth in the developing world. To this aim we provide a work environment conducive to academic creativity, offering financial support for research, subsidizing trips to overseas conferences, and reducing teaching loads for tenure-track faculty members. The school provides relocation assistance and faculty housings on a request and availability basis. All Courses are taught in English.

As part of the government's policy, the KDI School is scheduled to relocate its campus to Sejong City, the new administrative center, at the end of 2014. With this new proximity to government agencies and research institutes in the area, we expect to enjoy various benefits ranging from calm, pleasant living environment to great synergies achieved through interdisciplinary collaborations.

Job Openings for Tenure-track:
* Economic Development
* Public Finance and Social Policy
* Finance and Macroeconomic Policy
* Trade and Industry Policy
* Regional Development and Environment
* Entrepreneurship and Private Sector Development

Job Qualifications:
An applicant for the tenure-track position must have a Ph.D. or should be expecting to receive one by September 2014 in one of the above-mentioned academic fields.

Application Deadline:
Year-Round Recruitment until the positions are filled. However, to be considered for appointment by fall 2014, all application materials must arrive by December 2, 2013.

Application Requirements:
Submit applications electronically to Please include;

1. Curriculum vitae
2. Cover letter with your applying field among job openings
3. Research Papers (at most two recent publications)
4. Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the School by the referees.

Contact Information:
Mr. Byung-Kwon Lee, Planning Division, KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Address: 85 Hoegiro Dondaemun, Seoul 130-868, Korea

(E-mail: Tel: 82-2-3299-1268, Fax: 82-2-3299-1231)
Application Instructions:

Submit applications electronically to

Online Application URL:

Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 82-2-3299-1231

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Byung Kwon Lee
KDI School, Hoegiro 85, Dongdaemun
Korea, Reoublic of (South) 130-722

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Byung Kwon Lee
KDI School, Hoegiro 85, Dongdaemun
Seoul Korea, Reoublic of (South) 130-722

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