Environmental Engineering, Wastewater Treatment, Anaerobic digestion

Job Type
Job Rank
PhD Student Position
Job Institution
Inha University
Job Description

Work field and benefits

Environmental Engineering Research Lab at the Department of Smart-City Engineering, Inha University announces one Ph.D. position opening. Graduates interested in pursuing Ph.D. and conducting research in advanced anaerobic digestion, bioprocess engineering, and greenhouse gas emission reduction are invited to apply. The selected applicant will implement his/her research under the supervision of Dr. Dong-Hoon Kim (Assoc. professor), smart-city engineering. The selected candidate will be supported by a performance-dependent salary ($1300-1500/month) excluding taxes, besides complete covering for institutional fees.


Candidates must have a relevant master’s degree (civil engineering, environmental engineering, biochemical engineering, or chemical engineering) with a minimum GPA of 3.5 and a valid English language test (min. IELTS score: 6.5) certificate. He/She will be willing to start the Ph.D. by the upcoming spring semester, 2023. According to university norms, selected candidate will be required to provide a certificate of bank balance ($20,000/-). Details are found in the following link.

Note: Candidates with good working knowledge of microbial analysis or computational modeling will be preferred.

Inha University Graduate School


How to apply:

Please, send soft copies of your doc­u­ments (includ­ing your CV/Resume, Bach­elor and Mas­ter tran­scripts, pub­lic­a­tions (e.g., art­icles, Bach­elor and Mas­ter Thesis) as a single pdf file to dhkim77@inha.ac.kr (Dr. Dong-Hoon Kim) or opky72@yahoo.in (Mr. Om Prakash) with an email subject “Spring 2023 application”.

For inquiries, don’t hesitate to contact opky72@yahoo.in with the email subject “Spring 2023 application inquiry”. Interested candidates can find more information about Dr. Kim’s research at 

https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=55760880200 or https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Dong-Hoon_Kim2. The last date for sending the documents mentioned above through mail is Sept. 30, 2022.

Dr. Dong-Hoon Kim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Smart-City Engineering, Inha University
100 Inha-ro, Nam-gu, Incheon 22212, Republic of Korea