Robotics and Media Institute of KIST
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) funded by the Korean Government has been ranked #6 among the World’s Most Innovative Research Institutions in 2016 and 2017 by Thomson Reuters. Robotics and Media Institute (RMI) is the largest national institute in robotics and media in Korea. More information about KIST and RMI can be found from https://www.kist.re.kr/RMI or http://eng.kist.re.kr/.
KIST’s RMI invites applications for multiple full-time researcher positions in all areas of robotics and media, including but not limited to
- Clinical-based slim, stiff and steerable surgical tool, Robotic medical device
- Safe and modular manipulation, Safe robot behavior, Autonomous mobile manipulation
- Transfer learning, Multi-task learning
- Robust 3D perception
- Multi-agent system
- Human physical & cognitive assistance
- Natural intuitive interaction, Cognitive interaction, Hand interaction
- Intelligent planning & navigation, Robot intelligence architecture
- Face recognition, Montage and age simulation
- Multimodal motion capture and computation
- 3D object modeling
- Social authoring
- Social big data analysis
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS :
- Ph.D. in ME, EE, CS or a relevant field
- Demonstrated record of excellence in research.
EXPECTED STARTING SALARY : Commensurate with experience and qualifications
APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE :
- Positions are open until filled (or recruitment cancelled). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.
- Employment is contingent upon proof of the legal right to work in Korea. This proof must be provided prior to employment at KIST. An appointment is not final until proof is provided.
APPLICATION PROCESS :
All applicants are required to submit the following in PDF format to RMI by email: RMI@kist.re.kr
- Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Research Interests (1 page)
- List of at least 3 professional references (names and contact information)
VISITING STUDENTS :
We also have several positions for visiting students, please contact us at RMI@kist.re.kr