Program Information
· Program

Academic Research Professors

· Directorate

Directorate for Humanities & Social Sciences

· Program objective

Provide Ph.D. researchers with opportunities for training at research institutions to ensure continuous improvement of research capacity in academic and research activities


Foster outstanding researchers by helping Ph.D. researchers focus on research at university-affiliated research institutes

· Program details

Research areas: Humanities and social studies (including arts and sports)


Eligibility: Doctoral degree holders scheduled to be employed as full-time research professors at research institutes affiliated with higher education institutions


Summary: Wages, research expenses, and institution subsidies


Period: 3 years


Funding: KRW 40 million/year (USD 36 million/year)

· Contact

YOO, Sun Young, Support Team for Humanities and Social Sciences Researcher,

· Project process
Jan. 2019
Feb. 2019
May 2019
Jul. 2019