Post Doc/ PhD Candidate in Experimental Fluid Mechanics
Korea, Republic of


  • Non-Profit Engineering Research and Development Center
  • Public Korean institutions subsidy LSTME Busan Branch
  • Recognized as Foreign Research Center by Busan Metropolitan City
  • Affiliate Institute of the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
  • Location: Busan, South Korea


Our mission

  • We are dedicated to engineering research and development at the highest international level
  • Make sophisticated engineering methods available for satisfying the needs of human individuals in different societies
  • We are multidisciplinary and international. The working language is English


LSTME Busan is offering

  • 1 PostDoc research position
  • 1 PhD candidate research position

in Experimental Fluid Mechanics

Offers and duties:

  • Establishing and supervising the Experimental Fluid Mechanics Lab

○     Implementing established methods in experimental fluid mechanics

○     Developing, validating, and applying emerging methods in experimental fluid mechanics

○     Emphasis on non-invasive, optical, digital, imaging methods

  • Applying for project funding

○     Korean

○     bilateral German-Korean

○     international

  • Assisting in administrative tasks
  • Reporting directly to the Scientific Steering Committee consisting of professors from renowned German and Korean universities (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), Technische Universität Berlin (TUB), Inje University and Dongseo University Busan)
  • Salary:

○     PostDoc: 66 Mio KRW annually

○     PhD candidate: 30 Mio. KRW annually


  • PostDoc:

○     PhD degree in Fluid Mechanics or closely related field from an internationally renowned university

○     Hands-on experience with experimental methods in fluid mechanics

○     Excellent research record

○     Outstanding record of peer-reviewed publications

○     Ability to work independently

○     Ability to identify opportunities for research, development, and collaboration

○     Experience in mentoring students

○     Experience in project acquisition is a plus

○     International research experience is a plus

  • PhD candidate (graduation at the university of the supervising professor, member of the Steering Committee):

○     Master degree in Engineering or Physics from an internationally renowned university

○     Ability to work independently and interdisciplinarily

○     Strong technical and analytical skills

○     Committed, self-dependent, responsible, team-worker

○     Likes to work in a Korean-international environment

○     Good English communication skills

○     Pioneering spirit

LSTME is an equal opportunity employer.

All applicants will be considered based on their qualifications, regardless of ethnicity, sex, disabilities, marital status etc.


  • CV incl. list of publications and possible third party projects
  • Up to three support letters
  • Brief description of your research interest and current research
  • Before 2021.04.21


Prof. Dr. habil. Andreas Wierschem

via Ms. Minji Kim - Secretary of LSTME Busan under

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