JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)

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School of Business Administration
Assistant/Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453336
Date Posted: 08/19/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ulju-gun, Ulsan, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
JEL Classifications:
Q4 -- Energy
O3 -- Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights
L -- Industrial Organization
D -- Microeconomics
Commodity or energy markets
Economics of technology and innovation
Industrial organization
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The School of Business Administration at Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) invites applications for a full-time tenure track/tenured position at all ranks in the areas of commodity or energy markets, economics of technology and innovation, industrial organization or microeconomics.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree (ABD considered), and demonstrate commitment to high-quality research, teaching excellence and service to the university. The School of Business Administration offers regular academic degree programs for Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. students along with professional master’s programs in Energy Commodity Trading/Financial Engineering, Business Analytics and Management of Technology. The language of instruction is English.

Located in Ulsan, Korea where the country’s leading auto, petro-chemical and shipbuilding industries are clustered, UNIST aims to become one of the world leaders in research and higher education. It attracts top ranked, high quality students from all over the world.

Compensation package is competitive. Generous start-up research grants and comprehensive benefits including medical insurance, pension plan and compensation for moving expenses.

Interested candidates should apply electronically at See Application Instructions below for more details. For more information about the School of Business Administration, visit For further inquiry, email Professor Keunsuk Chung at chungk(at) or

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
For initial screening, provide the names of references. Candidates who pass this stage will be required to arrange the letter submission.
Application Instructions:
1. Visit UNIST faculty application website at:
2. Click “MANAGEMENT” button and proceed to application page for the School of Business Administration.
3. Click “APPLY” button at the bottom of the screen.
4. Click “SIGN UP” link when the log-in window pops up.
5. Fill in applicant’s personal information such as name, education, current position.
6. Upload application documents (in pdf format), including (i) CV; (ii) names of references; (iii) future research plan; and (iv) job market paper.

All application materials must be
- submitted via UNIST faculty application website; and
- written in English.