2018 IBS Young Scientist Fellowship Program


1. Basic Principles 

  • Serving as a stepping stone for post-doctorate researchers to grow into independent researchers
  •  Providing opportunities to pursue creative and independent research projects 
  • Yielding synergistic effect by encouraging interactive communication and utilization of infrastructure established in the IBS Research Centers


2. Qualifications

Researchers with no more than 5 years' experience after obtaining a Ph.D. or under the age of 40 with a Ph.D. (born no earlier than on January 1, 1978) and with potential to grow into professors at major universities and principal investigators at research institutes around the world. 

  ※  Ph.D. Candidates must be conferred with Ph.D. degrees before August 31, 2018

  ※  Researchers currently participating in the IBS research centers are NOT eligible to apply. 


3. Benefit and Conditions

  • The annual budget of KRW 150~300M per year
  • Appointment for 3 years with possible extension of 2 years
  • YS Fellows should be physically relocated to one of the IBS Centers.


4. Inquiries

For the detailed information, please refer to the link here and files below.