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Postdoctoral Scholars

Two postdoctoral positions are available in the following areas:

1. Synthetic Organic Chemistry

The candidate should have proven experience in organic synthesis and supramolecular chemistry. Knowledge in the area of metal-organic frameworks is a plus. Please visit MONA Lab website to learn more about our current research directions. Salary is competitive. This position is open to both Korean nationals and international scholars. International scholars will be sponsored for working visa. Appointment is for one year, expandable to two years based on applicant`s performance. Please send your current CV with a cover letter and three letters of recommendation to coskun@kaist.ac.kr.

2. Materials Chemistry



The candidate should have strong background in the area of materials chemistry, in particular, characterization of graphene nanostructures. Please visit MONA Lab website to learn more about our current research directions. Salary is competitive. This position is open to both Korean nationals and international scholars. International scholars  will be sponsored for working visa. Appointment is for one year, expandable to two years based on applicant`s performance. Please send your current CV with a cover letter and three letters of recommendation to coskun@kaist.ac.kr. 

Graduate Students


We are looking for talented/motivated graduate students from all areas of physical sciences to solve the grand energy/environment challenges of this century. Please check MONA Lab website to learn more about our current research activities (also available in Korean). Graduate Students should file an official application to the Graduate School of EEWS and KAIST admissions office. After filing your application, please contact Prof. Coskun (coskun@kaist.ac.kr) directly or MONA Lab members for more information. MONA Lab is open to both Korean nationals and international scholars. 


Visiting Scholars

We are accepting applications from visiting scholar from various backgrounds at any time of the year. Visiting scholars should apply with their own funding. Please send your resume with a cover letter to coskun@kaist.ac.kr. Please visit MONA Lab website to learn more about our current research activities. ONA Lab is open to both Korean nationals and international scholars. 

Undergraduate Students

MONA Lab offers a great research environment to the highly motivated undergraduate KAIST students. They can join our group any time of the year. Please contact Prof. Coskun or MONA Lab members for more information.