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Institut Pasteur Korea (IPK) is willing to invite a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with expertise and competency to develop the institute into a leading international research institute specialized in infectious diseases and consolidate its status as a translational research institute for new drug development

1. Position

■ CEO of IPK (Term: 3 years, possible to serve consecutive terms)

2. Qualifications

■ A person with outstanding research achievements in the area of infectious diseases
■ A person who is highly knowledgeable and experienced in translational research for drug
■ A person who has excellent operational competency, which enables presenting leadership with
   vision and managing the institute
■ A person with experiences and competency in global networking and activities
■ A person able to communicate fluently in English
■ A person who is not disqualified under Article 8 of the Articles of Incorporation

※ Article 8 (Disqualification of Executives)
① Any person who falls into each subparagraph of Article 33 of the State Public Officials Act shall not be an Executive of IP
   Korea. Also, any person for whom two years have not passed since the approval of their assumption of office was
   cancelled in accordance with Paragraph 2, Article 14 of the Act on the Establishment and Operation of Public Interest
   Corporations shall not be an Executive of IP Korea.
② Any Executive who comes under the Paragraph ① above shall automatically be retired from office.

3. Review Procedures

■ Part 1: Document screening
■ Part 2: Interview screening (for those who pass document screening)

※ The selected interviewees will be individually notified with the date/time and location for the

4. Required Documents

■ Application form (prescribed form)
■ Curriculum Vitae (prescribed form)
■ Personal Statement (prescribed form)
■ Job Performance Plan (prescribed form)
■ Consent on Personal information collection and use (prescribed form)

※ Please download the attached file at the top-right of the page, and complete the forms in English.

5. To Apply

■ Opening period: from at 9am on Sep 17th 2020 (Thu.) ~ by 6pm on Oct 15th 2020 (Thu.)
■ Please submit the required documents by visiting IPK(documents may be submitted by the third
   person), by registered mail, or via email to
■ Contact: IPK CEO Selection Committee Support team
   (16, Daewangpangyo-ro 712 beon-gil, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do 13488, Korea)

6. Others

■ The submitted documents will be used only as materials for screening and will not be returned. If
   the information on the submitted documents is not true, the recommendation of the
   corresponding candidates may be cancelled.
■ The applicants are responsible for any disadvantages arising by omission or insufficiency of the
   application documents.
■ If no qualified candidates are found from the results of screening, the candidate selection can be
■ For other details, please contact IPK CEO Selection Committee Support team at 031-8018-8045
   or 8184, and e-mail: (

Chairperson of CEO Selection Committee of Institut Pasteur Korea