Program Information
· Program

Mid-career Researchers

· Directorate

Directorate for Humanities & Social Sciences

· Program objective

Strengthen mid-career researchers’ academic capacity as outstanding researchers and encourage balanced development of various studies based on diversity of research and promotion of creative research

· Program details

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


Eligibility: University faculty who have been employed at the assistant professor or higher rank in excess of 5 years or researchers who obtained a doctoral degree more than 10 years ago


Summary: Research expenses


Period: 1∼3 years / 10 years (5+5)


Funding: Annually up to KRW 20 million (excluding overhead cost)/ Annually KRW 10 million (excluding overhead cost) (up to USD 18 thousand/year, USD 9 thousand/year)

· Contact

HO, Hye In, Support Team for Humanities and Social Sciences Researcher,

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