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Research Associate Professor at the University of Tokyo

1 Position/Number
Research Associate Professor/One
2 Date of Hire
April 1, 2021, or as early as possible after this date. To March 31, 2022.
3 Term
3 years
Contract will be renewed annually within the term. Expected expiration date of the final employment period: March 31, 2024.
4 Probation
Six months
5 Location
The Department of Chemistry, School of Science, The University of Tokyo
(Hongo 7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN)
6 Department
Chemistry division of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Tokyo
7 Area of Research
Expertise in fluorescence imaging, image analysis, analytical chemistry, cell biology and machine learning is required. A hired faculty member will work closely with Prof. Keisuke Goda and his research staff and students in Goda Lab ( ).
8 Work Hour
7 hours and 45 minutes/day in the discretionary labor system for professional work
9 Work Leave
Every Saturday and Sunday, national holidays, From December 29 to January 3, annual paid leave, summer holidays, bereavement leave, etc.
10 Salary
The amount depends on the qualification, ability and experience, with transportation allowance. Please contact us for further wage details.
11 Social Insurance
Health Insurance via Ministry of Education Mutual Aid Association, Welfare Pension Insurance, Employment Insurance
12 Qualifications
Ph.D. or equivalent in any field of science or engineering, with strong motivation for mentoring graduate and undergraduate students.
13 Application Materials
(1) Resume (Download and create from the following URL)
(2) List of publications, patents, invited talks, awards, grants, etc.
(3) Copies of publications (up to 5)
(4) Statement of previous research (up to 2 pages)
(5) Statement of future research and teaching (1 page)
(6) List of the names of references (minimum 2 references)
14 Application Submission
Submit application materials to Department Chair Hiroyuki Isobe at 7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
15 Application Deadline
December 1, 2020
Applicants can be scheduled for an interview after passing screening process.
16 Contact Information
Professor Keisuke Goda
Phone: +81-3-5841-4329
17 Recruiter Name
The University of Tokyo
18 Miscellaneous
The acquired personal information will not be used for any purpose other than the personnel selection. Applications from women are encouraged as per "Declaration of Gender Equality Acceleration" of the University of Tokyo (March 3, 2009).