Assistant Professor; Synthetic Organic Chemistry (Application Deadline Extended)

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    Hiroshima University
    Pharmacological sciencesPharmacy
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    30/09/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
    Japan › Hiroshima
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[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, institution details, explanation of project, etc.)]
Hiroshima University has been selected as one of the 13 Type A (top type) universities under the fiscal 2014 program to support the creation of super global universities. Hiroshima University aims to become one of the global top 100 universities by continuously producing global talents and creating knowledge while promoting university reforms centering on the twin pillars of educational and research capabilities.
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, Hiroshima University invites applications for one (1) Assistant Professor position. Now, we announce the recruitment is extended.
In education, we are seeking candidates who have a wide range of academic background in Pharmaceutical Core Curriculum and its cutting-edge trend, and be able to teach Synthetic Organic Chemistry.
In research, we are seeking candidates who can take a core role in the Drug Discovery & Biomarker Center, and can positively collaborate with other domestic fields and overseas researchers to disseminate research results internationally.

[Field of Specialization]
Synthetic Organic Chemistry

[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)]
Subject in Charge:
・Undergraduate level (general education courses): Introductory Seminar for First-Year Students, etc.
・Undergraduate level (discipline specific courses): Drug Discovery Biochemistry, Target Molecule Biochemistry, Experiments of Biological Chemistry, Special laboratory Works in Pharmaceutical Sciences I・II, Clerkship in Clinical Pharmacy I・II・III, etc.
・Graduate level (master's programs): Advanced Drug Discovery Target Molecular Science, Practice Exercises of Drug Discovery Target Molecular Science, Special Practice of Drug Discovery Target Molecular Science, etc.
・Graduate level (doctoral programs): Special Exercise of Drug Discovery Target Molecular Science, Special Experiment of Drug Discovery Target Molecular Science, etc.

* In addition to the courses listed above, he or she may be asked to teach other general education courses and/or discipline specific courses in other departments and graduate schools.

[Address of work location and other information]
1-2-3, Kasumi, Minami-ku, Hiroshima 734-8553, JAPAN

[Number of positions]
Assistant Professor, one (1)

[Starting date]
April 1, 2020


[Salary, etc.]
(1)The monthly salary system or annual salary system will be applied to successful candidates.
(2)Successful candidates may be reimbursed for travel expenses incurred for the trip from their home or former place of work to the new place of work to assume their post in accordance with the relevant regulations of Hiroshima University. For more information, please contact us.

[Work Hours]
Discretionary Labor System, Special Work Type

Saturday and Sunday, National Holidays, 12/29 to 1/3

[Social Insurance]
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Mutual Aid Association,
Employment insurance, Workers' compensation insurance

Other details depend on the Hiroshima University regulations.

Additional comments

・We conduct performance evaluations for all faculty members after their employment. The scored result will be reflected in their treatment.
・Probationary employment period: six (6) months
・Personal information obtained from application documents will not be used or provided to any third parties for purposes other than the necessary procedures related to personnel affairs, salary, and welfare.
・All the faculty members of Hiroshima University belong to the "Academy", which is the single university-wide faculty organization, and each faculty as a member of the Academy of the University is appointed to educational and/or research organizations such as an individual undergraduate school, graduate school, research center and institute.
・For each specialized field of faculty, Hiroshima University has defined Minimum standards for hiring new faculty (“the minimum standards"). We use the minimum standards for the initial screening process of the applicants, and only those who have cleared the minimum standards will qualify as the candidates for the post concerned.
・HU provides employment information (research job, desk job and etc.).
・With the aim of achieving medium to long-term growth to join the top 100 world university rankings list, Hiroshima University plans to recruit and develop excellent researchers. Furthermore, in order to make the age structure of the faculty more balanced, the University plans to implement a campus-wide initiative to provide a diverse group of faculty members—especially young, female, and non-Japanese faculty members—with more opportunities to play a leading role on campus, thereby invigorating research and education activities at the University. With this in mind, the University seeks applications from young researchers this time around.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Hiroshima University

EURAXESS offer ID: 433666
Posting organisation offer ID: D119072224


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