15/09/2021

Professor Position in the Research Section of Regional Water Environment Systems


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Kyoto University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringAgricultural engineering
    EngineeringCivil engineering
    Environmental scienceNatural resources management
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    10/12/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Kyoto
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Permanent
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

OFFER DESCRIPTION

[Job 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.

[Location]
Water Resources Research Center, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto 611-0011, Japan.

[Available position]
Professor

[Anticipated starting date]
The earliest possible day after April 1st, 2022

[Probation period] 6 months

More Information

Benefits

[Working time]
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.

[Social insurance]
(1) National Public Service Mutual Aid Associations, (2) Employee's pension insurance, (3) Unemployment insurance, and (4) Worker's accident insurance

Additional comments

The university will not return your application documents.
Personal information contained in the application documents will be used solely for the purpose of screening applicants, and never for any other purposes.
Kyoto University is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications regardless of gender or disability.
The university is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
The university prohibits smoking in all campus buildings except in designated outside smoking areas for the purpose of preventing the adverse health effects of second-hand smoke.

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EURAXESS offer ID: 685259
Posting organisation offer ID: D121090799

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