Program Information
· Program

Professional Experienced Personnel Invitation Program

· Directorate

Directorate for Academic Research

· Program objective

Invite prestigious scientists with abundant R&D experience and high-level policy managers and executives at national institutions, industries and research institutes to contribute to regional development and pass on the expertise and experience which they have acquired throughout their careers to future generations



Produce regionally educated researchers with comprehensive management capabilities, including the ability to apply their experiences with education and research at regional S&T universities and in the humanities and social sciences to the S&T field

· Program details

Research areas: All areas in S&T and the humanities and social sciences


Eligibility: High-ranking policy management government officials and former high-ranking research institute and industry figures


Support details: Research grants period: 3 years (2+1)


Funding: KRW 3 million per person/month (USD 2,700 thousand)

 * approximation based on exchange rate of 1 USD = 1,100 KRW

· Contact

LEE, Hue Kyung; HR Development in Science & Technology (

· Project process
Mar. and Sep. 2019
Apr. and Oct. 2019
Jun. and Nov. 2019
Jul. and Dec. 2019