The Korea-America Economic Association

Job Openings (KIPF)


Title: Assistant or Associate Research Fellow
Section: International: Full-time Non-academic
Location: Sejong, KOREA
Keywords: Public Economics, Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise, Political Economics, Applied Microeconomics (Education, Labor, Health, Environment, etc.), International Economics, Industrial Organization, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics

The Korea Institute of Public Finance (KIPF) invites applications for full-time research positions in any field of Economics. As a government-supported research institute, KIPF is conducting policy-oriented research on all aspects of economy, especially on public finance and public sector management. Applicants should be a Ph.D. candidate or experienced Ph.D. in Economics or related areas. Independent research abilities and fluent communication skills in Korean are essential. Our representatives will be interviewing selected applicants at the 2018 ASSA meeting.

Application Requirements:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. CV
  3. Sample Research Paper (Job Market Paper)
  4. Graduate Study Transcripts
  5. Three Letters of Recommendations

Application Deadline: Nov/30/2017

Interested candidates must send the listed documents to Dr. Jaeho Cheung at

INQUIRY: Dr. Jaeho Cheung, Director of Research Coordination Dept., KIPF.
336 Sicheong-Daero, Sejong 30147, KOREA
TEL 82-44-414-2120  FAX 82-44-414-2129   E-mail:
Web Site:

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