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Thursday, April 8, 2010

PhD positions in Computing at Chosun University, Korea

PhD Research Assistantship in the Embedded Computing
Area at the Computer Systems Lab, Chosun University, Gwangju, Republic of

PhD Research Assistantship in the Embedded Computing Area at the Computer
Systems Lab, Chosun University, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
The Computer Systems Lab (CSLab) is seeking for skillful, hard working and
highly motivated candidates with good credentials to join our dynamic
international team as PhD students within the area of embedded computing
The PhD positions are targeted at the following research topics:

Configurable Computing
Embedded Computing
Bio-Inspired Computing
Lab-in-a-Box Systems
Virtual Instrumentation
Interested applicants should apply by Monday, April 25, 2010 Korean time (GMT +
Promising candidates will be recommended for the Korean Government Scholarship
Program (KGSP) for Foreign Students.? Listed below are some features of this PhD
research assistantship and the expected benefits of the program for successful

Tuition fees for study period
A round-trip economy class ticket to and from Korea
Monthly Allowance of 900,000 won(KRW)
Basic Medical Insurance

Extra allowances based on research performance
Duration: Direct PhD- 4years, Integrated MSc & PhD- 5years (these include Korean
language training for cultural exchange and to assist students properly
integrate while in Korea.? However, lectures and research activity will be in
English language)
Expected commencement date: Sep 2010 or March 2011
Profile of Ideal Candidates

MSc, preferably in Computer Engineering or related areas (good BSc for those
applying for the integrated MSc-PhD program)
Good background in embedded systems
Good programming skills
Good English language skills- written and oral
Good ability to cooperate with others in a multicultural environment
Good ability for highly motivated independent research
Application Procedure
Interested applicants should send the following to Prof Lee, Jeong-A at
jalee@... by Friday, April 23, 2010 Korean time (GMT + 9):
1)???????????????? Study plan (clearly stating the research topics you are
interested in. We would like to know your research interests and their relation
to the CSLab?s research areas)
2)???????????????? Academic transcripts
3)???????????????? Brief summary of most recent thesis and the status (eg
accepted, in progress, submitted, etc)
4)???????????????? CV (to include names, date of birth, nationality, sex,
contact details, education, work experience, publications)
Only electronic applications are accepted. Items (1) , (2) and (3) should be
merged as one pdf file with the name ?Familyname_Firstname_CSLab_App2010.pdf?.?
Item (4) should be saved as a pdf with the name ?Familyname_Firstname_CV.pdf?.?
Both pdf files must be sent by the stated date and should have ?2010 Application
for Research Assistantship at the CSLab? as the e-mail subject.
For any further questions about the PhD positions, please contact: Prof Lee,
Jeong-A on jalee@...
Successful applicants will be notified by Friday, April 30, 2010

The way to AMINEF in Gedung Balai Pustaka

American Indonesian Exchange Foundation
Balai Pustaka Building, 6th. Floor
Jl. Gunung Sahari Raya No. 4
Jakarta 10720, Indonesia

1. The buses which goes to Senen Bus Station all of them pass through Gedung Balai Pustaka. Especially which route is through Pasar Baru .

2. Bus Transjakarta, from Blok M you have to change the bus 2-3 times.
Way 1 : from Blok M change the bus in Dukuh Atas bus stop to the bus towards Pulogadung, then take a bus in Pramuka bus stop towards Ancol, this bus pass through Gedung Balai Pustaka. The closest bus stop (Budi Utomo) is about 800 meters from Gedung Balai .
Way 2 : From Blok M take the bus in the Harmoni Bus Stop, the bus towards Pulogadung, get down in Senen Bus Stop and walk about 800 meters, or from this bus stop take the bus towards Ancol and get down as mentioned in way 1. About the distance, this two bus stops is about the same. (It is better if you take ojek or bajaj from this bus stop to Gedung Balai Pustaka)

3. If you take taxi with old tariff (TL=Tarif Lama) from blok M with no traffic jam is about Rp. 30.000,00.

4. From Blok M use bus Patas AC 76. Gedung Balai Pustaka is in the right side, after you pass through Depag, and say to conductor "Balai Pustaka"

5. Use a busway from Blok M towards Kota, get down in Sawah Besar bus stop. From here take a Mikrolet M12 towards Senen. After cross road Wahidin and before senen get down and cross the street.

Living Cost in Germany

Living Cost in Germany is vary from city to city, but this is th case if you stay in Aachen, Germany
Student accommodation or private sharing : 180 - 230 euros per month
Food : 10 - 12 euros per day (if eating outside)
Transport for students : free within Aachen and until Koln and Dusseldorf in regional trains)

Living Cost In Austria

Living Cost in Austria is depending on the city, for example the Capital of Austria, Vienna:
- Dormitory is about 250-400 euro per month.
- Living Cost 200-400 euro per month.
- Transportation 128 euro per 4 months (student and age < 26), or 49 euro per month (ordinary)

For visa, it has to be a letter from the University/Scholl in Austria. It takes about 2-3 months.

Where to do GMAT Test

GMAT Tests are held in Jakarta, Indonesia :
1. EEC Slipi +62-21 5320044 or +62-215323176
2. Kaplan GMAT Preparation +62-81388908450, +62-21 5211588, +62-215211701 (Information abaout this test can be asked in that number)
3. Or this number +62-213159225

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