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Recruitment Info for Professor at Center for Nuclear Study, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo

The Center for Nuclear Study (CNS), Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo, has an opening position for a professor starting.
1 Job title and Number of persons
One position for Professor
2 Starting date
As soon as possible after the hiring decision
3 Term of employment
Non fixed-term
4 Probation period
6 months from the date of employment
5 Place of work
Center for Nuclear Study, the Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo (CNS in RIKEN, Hirosawa2-1, Wako-shi, Saitama)
6 Affiliation
Center for Nuclear Study, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo
7 Contents of work duties
The candidate is expected to have a strong role in the physics research and education on a heavy ion nuclear physics with RI beam factories.
8 Working hours
Discretionary work system for professional work applies and working hours will be deemed as 7 hours and 45 minutes per day.
9 Days off and Leave
Saturdays, Sundays, Holidays, and the year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 to January 3)
Annual Paid Leave, Special Leave, etc.
10 Wages, etc.
Basic Salary will be decided taking your academic background, professional career, etc.
End of semester bonus and diligence bonus (twice a year),
Commuting allowance (up to 55,000 per month if the payment conditions are satisfied), and other allowances decided by the University.
11 Insurance
You will be enrolled in the insurance from the Mutual Aid Association of MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) and Employment Insurance by being provided for in the law.
12 Qualification requirements
Ph.D in experimental nuclear physics
13 Documents to be submitted
1) curriculum vitae (with a picture). Please download and use the CV format below.
2) List of publications, conference presentations, grants
3) Copies of three most important papers
4) Summary of past research activities
5) Statements and plans on the future research at CNS
6) Names and contact details for 2 referees who can provide independent assessments of the candidate
14 Submission method
All documents should be submitted online in the pdf format. Please contact hoso.takeo_ (_AT_ → @) for details about online submission of your documents.
If you do not receive the confirmation email within three business days after uploading, please send an inquiry to us.
15 Application deadline
Applications must be submitted before 17:00 JST, Wednesday, 31th May, 2023.
※After screening of documents, interviews will be conducted for successful applicants.
※Please include your email address in your application, as we may use email to communicate with you.
16 Inquiry desk
Prof. Dr. Yasuhiro SAKEMI (Director of the CNS)
Center for Nuclear Study, Graduate School of Science, the University of Tokyo
Tel: +81 (0)48-464-4048, email:
17 Name of Recruiter
The University of Tokyo
18 State of working measures to avoid passive smoking
Smoking is prohibited inside the grounds of our university.
We have smoking areas outdoors.
19 Others
  • During the period of employment, sharing controlled technology to you may be prohibited by FEFTA and it may become difficult to achieve your job as a faculty or a staff member of the University if you are under the control of a foreign government, corporation or university by contract, or under the control of a foreign government by economic interests. In such a case, you need to keep the contract or interests within the range that does not incur such restrictions.
  • Personal information received through this application process will not be used for any other purposes.
  • Applications from women are encouraged as per "Declaration of Gender Equality Acceleration" of the University of Tokyo.