RESEARCH FIELDEngineering › Agricultural engineeringEngineering › Civil engineeringEnvironmental science › Natural resources management
RESEARCHER PROFILELeading Researcher (R4)
APPLICATION DEADLINE10/12/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
LOCATIONJapan › Kyoto
TYPE OF CONTRACTPermanent
HOURS PER WEEKSee description
The appointed professor is required to conduct world-leading research on the integrated water resources management taking social and natural conditions into account. The research should be based on integrated modeling of rainfall-runoff, atmosphere-land surface and groundwater flow combined with production systems such as crop growth, management systems including reservoir operation and social elements such as population and industrial structures. The candidate is also expected to conduct new development leading projects regarding the impact of climate and social changes and adaptation measures, integrating observation, modelling, and regional research in fields where vulnerabilities are becoming apparent. The candidate will be in charge of education in the Department of Urban Management, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University. The candidate must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and be proficient in Japanese.
Water Resources Research Center, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto 611-0011, Japan.
[Anticipated starting date]
The earliest possible day after April 1st, 2022
[Probation period] 6 months
Discretionary labor system (standard working hours: 7 hours 45 minutes per day, 38 hours 45 minutes per week)
Days off: Saturdays, Sundays, Statutory holidays under the Act on National Holidays, Year-end and New Year's holidays, Anniversary of Foundation of the University, and summer holidays.
[Salary and Allowance]
To be determined in accordance with Kyoto University regulations.
(1) National Public Service Mutual Aid Associations, (2) Employee's pension insurance, (3) Unemployment insurance, and (4) Worker's accident insurance
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Kyoto University is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications regardless of gender or disability.
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EURAXESS offer ID: 685259
Posting organisation offer ID: D121090799
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