The Korea Institute for International Economic Policy (KIEP) invites prominent researchers and academics to join its Visiting Scholars Program. In 2009, the program was launched with a view to advancing cross-border exchanges of knowledge, information, insight and expertise among scholars with different backgrounds. The duration of the program is one month and visiting scholars will reside and work in Sejong. Visiting scholars are expected to actively engage in networking and research activities during their visit to KIEP. KIEP will provide various supports to help visiting scholars achieve their goals and make the best out of their participation in the program.
Please see the program brochure for details.
Foreign scholars in the field of international economics, emerging economies, economic policies and the like are welcome to apply. They should hold either i) a doctoral degree or ii) a Master's degree with at least 7 years of relevant professional experiences after obtaining the degree. Working knowledge of English is required. Korean citizens and Korean nationals with permanent residence status in foreign countries are not eligible to apply.
Visiting scholars should be able to fulfill the duties and responsibilities listed below.
The program offers visiting scholars the following benefits.
KIEP accepts applications year-round and selections will be made on a half-yearly basis in the early June and December of the year. Please submit your application to firstname.lastname@example.org by the end of May or November to be considered for a committee review. The application should include Application Form, Curriculum Vitae, Letter of Recommendation, and One Publication that represents the best research/academic performance of the applicant. Applicants will be notified whether their application has been successful in due course following a committee review.
Please contact us via email@example.com for any inquiries on the KIEP Visiting Scholars Program.