Contract researcher, Center for Integrated Volcano Research, Ibaraki

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[Explanation of institution]

In “A: Development of centralizing-sharing system for volcano observation data", Integrated Program for Next Generation Volcano Research and Human Resource Development, MEXT, we develop volcanic data sharing and analyzing system to enhance the research about volcanology.


[Job details]

Under the Next Generation Volcano Research project "Centralization of Various Observation Data", the following duties should be conducted.

(1) Development and management of data sharing system for volcano observation data.

(2) Research and development that contributes to volcanic activity assessment and prediction using data from the data sharing system.

Salary: More than 504,700 yen per month.

Working hours: Flextime

Days off: Every Saturday and Sunday, National holidays, New Year's holidays

Social Insurance: Health insurance, Employees' pension insurance,

Employment insurance, and Workers' accident compensation insurance


[Term of Employment]

The successful candidate will be employed from October 1, 2019 to March

31, 2024. Term of employment may be extended each fiscal year, based on

budget needs of work engaged in, and in line with performance. (The

contract may be extended following expiry of the term.)

*A probationary period of two months.



[Address of work location and other information]

(NIED) 3-1, Tennodai, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki-ken, 305-0006, Japan.


[Available positions (Job title, number of positions, etc.)]

contract researcher (Researcher status)


[Starting date]

October 1, 2019. (Negotiable)


Application deadline: 31 July

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