Date Posted
1 Apr 2024

PhD Project
Kunsan National University

CALL for PhD and Post – Doctoral Positions in Wind Energy Lab., Kunsan National University, South Korea

1 Apr 2024

NOTE: this position listing has expired and may no longer be relevant!

Position Description

The Wind Energy Laboratory (WEL) in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, also a lab of Break-through Technology Center for Urban Wind Energy Systems (CUWES) of Kunsan National University, has established itself as a leading laboratory in South Korea with continuous developments in the relevant engineering researches in the field of Renewable energy. There are several undergoing research projects supported by the South Korean Government and companies. Through stable financial supports for the WEL members, our aim is to make the selected research teams as world-leading research groups.

Research topic in WEL for opened positions:
Analysis of Magnetic Fields of Wind-Heat Generator using Eddy-Currents

For Post-Doctoral candidates:
Based on several public and private grants, promising foreign researchers are invited to join our team as a post-doctoral researcher. Every month beginning wage will be US $2000 or more for successful progress in research and writing papers, and it can be positively adjusted depending on forthcoming research contributions. The initial appointment will be for one year (starting as soon as possible) and can be renewed according to the research achievements. Candidates should have a doctoral degree in mechanical or electrical engineering, and excellent skills in English communication (written and verbal) are highly preferred.

For Ph.D. candidates:
Based on several grants, our team is inviting honest international candidates for PhD courses. Monthly stipends and incentives, depending on performances, as well as tuition fees will be supported based on the laboratory financial supporting method. Candidates should have enthusiasm in research, and excellent skills in English communication (written and verbal) are highly preferred.

We prefer candidates who can publish international journal papers ranked as SCI or SCIE in the work of his/her appointment in the laboratory with their own creative research topics. Interested candidates must submit their curriculum vitae to Prof. Jang-Ho Lee (

Deadline: Until allocated

Jang-Ho Lee
Director, Break-through Technology Center for Urban Wind Energy Systems (CUWES)
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kunsan National University
General Director, Korea Wind Energy Association (KWEA)
Director, Korean Society for New and Renewable Energy (KSNRE)

Kunsan, Jeonbuk 573-701, Korea (South)
Phone: +82-10-9256-2307
Fax: +82-63-469-4727

Position Category: Engineering. Position Type: PhD Project.