22/12/2020

Program-specific full-time faculty members (associate professor or assistant professor) The Hakubi Project "Global Type" , Kyoto University

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Kyoto University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    ArchitectureDesign
    Biological sciences
    Economics
    Educational sciences
    EngineeringBiomedical engineering
    EngineeringDesign engineering
    Geography
    HistoryHistory of science
    Information scienceLibrary science
    Juridical sciences
    Medical sciences
    NeurosciencesNeuropsychology
    Political sciences
    Psychological sciences
    SociologyOther
    TechnologyBiotechnology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    04/02/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Kyoto
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

OFFER DESCRIPTION

[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, explanation of project, etc.)]
The Hakubi Project to Foster and Support Young Researchers was launched by Kyoto University in 2009. Through the program, the University employs promising young researchers from around the world as program-specific faculty members, providing support for their research activities with aim of cultivating visionary researchers who will pioneer new paths in their respective fields.
This call for application is for the Global Type of appointment.

[Research Field]
Research projects in all fields of the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences are welcome.

[Address of work location and other information]
The location at host faculty

[Employment Appointment]
Around 15 applicants will be appointed.

[The employment term]
5 years in principle. There can be no renewal of the appointment.

[Starting date]
The term of appointment will begin on October 1st 2021 in principle, but can be adjusted to meet the requirements of individual researchers.
Please see the details below.
https://www.hakubi.kyoto-u.ac.jp/eng/rec/2021/recruit-global-type

More Information

Benefits

- Selected applicants will be appointed as full-time program-specific faculty members (associate professors or assistant professors on limited-term contracts with an annual salary) in compliance with the university's Rules of Employment for Fixed-Term Program-Specific Faculty Members. Salaries will be determined in accordance with the employment regulations of Kyoto University.
- The university will provide each researcher with an annual research fund of approximately 1 to 4 million yen. The amount awarded to each individual will depend on factors such as their research plans, etc.
- The selected researchers will be referred to by the title of “Kyoto University Hakubi researcher" in recognition of their excellent research abilities, and their pioneering work in their respective academic fields.
- Selected researchers will be eligible for MEXT Mutual Aid Association membership, an employees' pension, employment insurance, and workers' compensation insurance.
-Business hours: 7 hours and 45 minutes per day, 38 hours 45 minutes per week under a discretionary work system.
-Holidays: Weekends, National holidays, Year-end and New Year holidays, the University Foundation Day (June 18th), and summer vacation.

Additional comments

- Personal information contained in the application documents will be used only for the purpose of screening applicants and the recruiting procedure. It will never be used for any other purpose without applicants' consent.
- All expenses entailed in applying for this project shall be borne by the applicants.
- Kyoto University supports a gender-equal society. We welcome applicants from female researchers.
- Kyoto University prohibits on-campus smoking except in designated outdoor spaces so as to minimize secondhand smoke exposure.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Kyoto University
Japan
Kyoto

EURAXESS offer ID: 590692
Posting organisation offer ID: D120121257

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