Research Fellow Position

Oceanography and Marine Biogeochemistry

Employer: IBS Center for Climate Physics
Location: Pusan National University, Busan, South Korea
Discipline: Oceanography or Marine Biogeochemistry
Education Level: PhD
Job type: Research Fellow
Career Level: Postdoctoral Fellow
Salary: 45 - 55 million KRW/year (~39,000 - 48,000 USD/year)
Term: Full Time, 2 year
Closing Date: Open until positions are filled
Start date of position: July 1st, 2017 or later

The new IBS Center for Climate Physics (ICCP) at Pusan National University in Busan, South Korea, is seeking to recruit up to 3 Research Fellows in Oceanography, Climate Dynamics and Marine Biogeochemistry.

Applicants should be cutting-edge scientists, have a PhD or equivalent in oceanography, (or related). Applicants should have a strong publication record and a high level of independence and creativity.

The positions are fixed term (2 years) with the possibility to renew. Informal inquiries regarding further details of the positions can be made to the Director of the ICCP, Prof. Axel Timmermann (, +82-51-510-2890.

The IBS Center for Climate Physics (ICCP) will be dedicated to advancing the understanding of natural climate variability, man-made climate change and their impacts on the marine biogeochemistry, hydrological cycle, regional processes, ice-sheets and sea level. For more information about the ICCP  please visit

Application procedure:
Please submit a cover letter, statement of your research visions, curriculum vitae, the name of 3 references, and three publications to Ms. Jenny Choi (