PhD student in materials science in KIST, Jeonbuk National University (JNBU), Korea

Subject areas

Dr. Seung Min Kim at KIST Jeonbuk and Prof. Anna Lee at Jeonbuk National University (JNBU) is looking for a highly motivated Ph.D. student to develop methods to synthesize single-walled carbon nanotubes with high aspect ratio, high crystallinity and high productivity. (Starting date of the Spring semester: March 1st, 2022)

Our research includes:

– Synthesis of single-walled carbon nanotubes by floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition with newly synthesized catalyst precursors.

– Development of novel approaches to highly increase the synthesis efficiency for single-walled carbon nanotubes

– In-situ TEM analysis of the reactions between catalyst particles and carbon

– Application of high-quality single-walled carbon nanotubes into various fields

The students will mainly conduct experiments at KIST Jeonbuk and take classes at JBNU. KIST Jeonbuk possesses various “state-of-the-art” process and analysis equipment, so a student will have lots of opportunities to gain hands-on experience for various equipment.

Qualifications/ Requirements

  1. Graduates in B.S. and M.S. (preferred) degrees in materials science, chemical engineering, and related fields
  1. It is not mandatory, but a student with prior research experience would be preferred.
  1. An independent and harmonious student with excellent English communication

Application procedure 

To apply, please send your cover letter, CV, and copies of official transcripts of B.S. and M.S. (in pdf format) to Dr. Seung Min Kim ( or Prof. Anna Lee ( 

Register and apply here: 

Contact details

Dr. Seung Min Kim (

Prof. Anna Lee (

Quick Overview—————
OrganizationKIST Jeonbuk and JBNU
Fellowship LevelPh.D.
CountryRepublic of Korea
Subject areasCNT synthesis and materials science
Fellowship amount$1,500 with tuition waived
EligibilityOpen to all nationalities
DeadlineOctober 19th, 2021


Share this job

ERCIM Fellowship Programme, COFUND, Europe

The “ERCIM Alain Bensoussan Fellowship Programme” was supported by the FP7 Marie Curie Actions – People, Co-funding of Regional, National

Postdoc Faculty Fellowship Program: University of Boston

Postdoc Faculty Fellowship Program at Department of Chemistry, University of Boston. This innovative program provides a two (02)-year, full-time appointment

PhD, Postdoc, Visiting, Assistant Professorships: DDA

PhD, Postdoc, Visiting, Assistant Professorships: DDA Call for applications for PhD Scholarships, Postdoc Fellowships and Visiting Professorships/Assistant Professorships at The

NUFFIC Fellowships: For Developing Countries

NUFFIC Fellowships in Netherlands Open to: applicants that are working and living in the listed NFP country Overview The Netherlands

90 Research Scientists – Agricultural Innovation Canada

90 Research Scientists – Agricultural Innovation Canada We are seeking approximately 90 research scientists with a wide variety of expertise

Arturo Falaschi ICGEB Fellowships: PhD

The Arturo Falaschi ICGEB Fellowships – PhD: The program is open to young people nationals of an ICGEB Member State.

Masters PhD Program in Molecular Biology: Princeton University

Masters and PhD Program in Molecular Biology at Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University: The Graduate Program in Molecular Biology

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

Humboldt Research Fellowship is offered to International Experienced Researchers with above-average qualifications, completed Ph.D. less than 12 years ago, already

Faculty Positions at Indian Institute of Technology, Dhanbad

Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad invites applications from Indian nationals including Persons of Indian Origins (PIOs)