RESEARCH FIELDBiological sciences › BiologyBiological sciences › OtherMedical sciences › MedicineTechnology › Biotechnology
RESEARCHER PROFILERecognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE30/09/2020 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
LOCATIONJapan › Kyoto
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEKSee description
〔Explanation of institution〕
Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) recently selected the Institute for the Advanced Study of Human Biology (ASHBi) for participation in the World Premier International Research Center (WPI) Program, establishing it within Kyoto University Institute for Advanced Study (KUIAS) on 30 October 2018. ASHBi is now looking for a Program-Specific Researcher (Postdoctoral Fellow) in Single-Cell Genome Information Analysis Core at ASHBi. Details as follows.
The Single-Cell Genome Information Analysis Core at the Institute for the Advanced Study of Human Biology (ASHBi), Kyoto University, aims to establish state-of-the-art techniques to extract and analyze multi-omics data from individual cells of various biological samples. The successful applicant will develop novel analytical tools in single-cell genomics, and apply these methods and others to understand critical biological processes in humans. One focus of the research target may include, but not limited to, the detailed analysis of the gene activation process by long-range enhancers in the genome. Also, ASHBi offers great environment to foster collaborative projects between different disciplines of science. The successful applicant will be highly encouraged to actively participate in and organize cutting-edge projects involving not only diverse fields of human biology, but also mathematics and ethics, to establish leading concepts in human biology.
〔Address of work location〕
Institute for the Advanced Study of Human Biology (ASHBi), KUIAS Kyoto University
Yoshida Konoe-cho, Sakyo, Kyoto 606-8501 Japan
〔Number of positions〕
Program-Specific Researcher (Postdoctoral Fellow)
The earliest possible date (adjustable according to individual requirements)
〔Details of salary〕
Paid annually in compliance with the rules of Kyoto University
Five (5) working days per week (days off: Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays, year-end and New Year holidays, Foundation Day, and summer vacation, as per University guidelines)
Discretionary Labor System (Deemed working hours: 7 hours 45 minutes/day)
〔Period of employment〕
From the day you take the position (negotiable) to March 31, 2021.
In and after the following year, the contract can be renewed annually depending on achievements until March 31, 2024.
Initial probationary employment period: six (6) months
National Public Service Mutual Aid Association health policy
Employee's pension insurance
Worker's accident insurance
No allowance (such as for commuting, housing, bonuses, etc.) will be provided.
EURAXESS offer ID: 531255
Posting organisation offer ID: D120051358
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