ORGANISATION/COMPANYOkinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University
RESEARCH FIELDBiological sciences
RESEARCHER PROFILERecognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE31/08/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
LOCATIONJapan › Okinawa
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEKSee description
[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, institution details, explanation of project, etc.)]
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST; see www.oist.jp) is a dynamic new graduate university of science and technology in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The university is located on 85 hectares of protected forestland overlooking beautiful shoreline and coral reefs. The campus is striking architecturally, and the facilities are outstanding. There are no academic departments, which facilitates multidisciplinary research. Outstanding resources and equipment are provided and managed to encourage easy access and collaboration. English is the official language of the University, and the university research community is fully international, with more than 50 countries represented. OIST is rapidly gaining recognition in the worldwide academic community as a model for excellence in education and research.
[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)]
1.work on the project “Associative learning and long-term memory in C. elegans" and will try to elucidate molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying the processes.
2.present experimental results at domestic and international scientific meetings, and will write manuscripts on the work.
[Address of work location and other information]
1919-1 Tancha, Onna-son, Okinawa, Japan 904-0495
[Available positions (Job title, number of positions, etc.)]
[Details of salary, working hours, holiday, period of employment and insurance, accommodation, etc.]
-Relocation, housing and commuting allowances
-Annual paid leave and summer holidays
-Health insurance (Private School Mutual Aid http://www.shigakukyosai.jp/ )
-Welfare pension insurance (kousei-nenkin)
-Worker's accident compensation insurance (roudousha-saigai-hoshou-hoken)
- Working hours: 9:00-17:30 (Discretionary)
- Compensation: in accordance with the OIST Employee Compensation Regulations
EURAXESS offer ID: 423999
Posting organisation offer ID: D119061133
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