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RESEARCHER PROFILEEstablished Researcher (R3)Recognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE26/02/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
LOCATIONJapan › Ishikawa
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEKSee description
[Content of job information]
Nano Life Science Institute (WPI-NanoLSI) at Kanazawa University was launched in October 2017, with a support of World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI) program by MEXT, Japan. At NanoLSI, we will combine the world's most advanced technologies in bio-scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and supramolecular chemistry to develop novel nanoprobe techniques that allow us to directly image, analyze, and manipulate nanodynamics of proteins, metabolites, and nucleic acids both on the surface of and inside the cell. In addition, through the use of innovative nanoprobe techniques combined with other advanced analytical methods, we aim to achieve fundamental understandings of the nano-level mechanisms underlying basic cellular functions (e.g., cell differentiation/proliferation, stemness, signal transduction, genome dynamics, etc.) and their abnormalities. To this end, we will perform detailed comparisons between nanodynamics inside normal and disease cells. Based on the developed technologies and knowledge acquired through such research works, we will establish a new research field termed “nanoprobe life science," which aims to achieve nano-level understandings of various life phenomena using advanced nanoprobe technologies.
We are looking for an excellent researcher as an "Assistant Professor" at the NanoLSI who is able to study "physiological functions of extracellular vesicles including exosomes and their roles in cancer, immune, and neurological diseases" at the nano-level by working on fusion research between the fields of nanometrics and life sciences.
[Address of work location and other information]
Nano Life Science Institute,Kanazawa University,
Kakuma-machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-1192, Japan
Number of Position: One
Starting date: April 1, 2021 or as early as possible if later.
[Details of salary, working hours, holiday, period of employment and insurance, accommodation, etc.]
Assistant Professor(Three-year fixed-term contract)
[Period of employment]
Three-year fixed-term contract
Note: There is a possibility of the contract being renewed after the expiration of the employment period.
Negotiation is possible on employment start date.
[Start-up research funds]
We will provide million yen in the first year for research funding.
Working hours are determined according to the Discretionary Labor System for Professional Work (Deemed working hours:7 hours and 45 minutes per day)
Basic pay, 4,200,000 yen (Annualization conversion)
Special allowance, around 1,320,000 yen (Annualization conversion)
Salary will be fluctuated by performance and evaluation after adoption.
According to the rules of Kanazawa University.
http://www.kanazawa-u.ac.jp/university/administration/regulation/rules (in Japanese)
1) The website below gives information about employment regulation.
2) Kanazawa University actively promotes a gender equality in the workplace. For details, see the following URL: https://cdl.w3.kanazawa-u.ac.jp/en/.
3) At NanoLSI, many female researchers are actively working on research activities. For details, see the following URL: https://nanolsi.kanazawa-u.ac.jp/en/research/diversity/
EURAXESS offer ID: 572285
Posting organisation offer ID: D120100762
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