Program Information
· Program

Academic Research Professors

· Directorate

Directorate for Humanities & Social Sciences

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

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

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

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

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Summary: Wages, research expenses, and institution subsidies

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Period: 3 years

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

· Contact
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YOO, Sun Young, Support Team for Humanities and Social Sciences Researcher, yoo2@nrf.re.kr

· Project process
Announcement
Jan. 2019
Receipt
Feb. 2019
Evaluation
May 2019
Selection
Jul. 2019