Announcement for the positions of PI (Specially Appointed Professor or Specially Appointed Associate Professor)
The World Research Hub Initiative (WRHI) at the Institute of Innovative Research (IIR), Tokyo Institute of Technology is soliciting applications for multiple fixed-term Principal Investigators (Specially Appointed Professor or Specially Appointed Associate Professor). WRHI seeks an established, collegial, and enthusiastic scientist or engineer to carry out original research work and contribute to the development of our institute and international network.
|Position Title||Specially Appointed Professor or Specially Appointed Associate Professor of the World Research Hub Initiative (WRHI), Institute of Innovative Research (IIR), Tokyo Institute of Technology|
|Research Field||Any field related to that of the host professor at Tokyo Institute of Technology|
|Minimum Qualification||Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree, enthusiasm for world-leading research work, managing and promoting international exchange and international collaboration. Several years of research experience outside of Japan are desirable.|
|Expected Start Date||April 1st, 2018 or later.|
|Term of office||3 years, with a possible 1-year reappointment.|
|Affiliation||World Research Hub Initiative (WRHI), Institute of Innovative Research (IIR), Tokyo Institute of Technology|
|Place of work||Tokyo Institute of Technology, Suzukakedai Campus
4259 Nagatsuta-cho, Midori-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa, 226-8503 JAPAN
2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-8550 JAPAN
|Salary and Benefits||The annual salary system is applied. Higher level salary for the full or associate professor at Tokyo Institute of Technology. Bonus and retirement allowances are not provided. The following social insurance is covered for full-time employees:
• Medical and dental insurance called “Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Mutual Society of Health Insurance” (“Monbukagakusho Kyousai Kumiai” in Japanese)
• Employment Insurance (“Koyou Hoken”)
• Worker’s Accident Compensation Insurance (“Rosai Hoken”)
|Documents to be Submitted||
Find a host professor in Tokyo Institute of Technology and submit the following items through him or her.
1. Curriculum vitae (with photograph, telephone number, email and mailing addresses) including academic background, professional career after high school, applicant’s ResearcherID, and library-name of Google Scholar’s profile.
|Deadline||November 30th, 2017|