Assistant Professor; Accelerator physics

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    Hiroshima University
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    31/10/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
    Japan › Hiroshima
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[Explanation of institution ]
Hiroshima University (HU) herewith makes an open international job offer and seeks to appoint a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in the research area of Accelerator Science. This position is based on the `Policy for recruiting/cultivating excellent faculty members'. The university introduced this policy to create a secure environment in which junior-positioned faculty members can concentrate on their research/education.
The post above has been newly created at HU to enable a promotion of the applicant to the senior position of Associate Professor on the condition that he/she passes the tenure-track review before the tenure-track period expires. Such system assumes that the recruited person will settle down in one place so that he/she can dedicate himself/herself to research and education, in accordance with his/her proposed research.

[Available positions]
Assistant Professor, one (1)

[Starting date]
1 April 2020 or later, as early as possible

[Field of Specialization]
Accelerator physics;Theoretical studies for particle accelerator, electron and positron generation and its application

[Job details(subject responsible for)]
Several subjects from the following lists are assigned:
・Undergraduate level (general education courses).general physics, etc.
・Undergraduate level (discipline specific courses).physics experiment, graduation study, etc.
・Graduate level.physics course seminar, etc.
・Other general education courses and/or discipline specific courses in other department(s) and graduate school(s).

[Address of work location and other information]
1-3-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-hiroshima 739-8530, JAPAN


[Details of salary]
(1) The monthly salary system or annual salary system will be applied to successful candidates.
*Currently, we are considering a new annual salary system, and if the new system is introduced at date of adoption, it will apply.

[Details of working hours, holiday]
(1) If you are agreeable to the application of the Discretionary Labor System for Professional Work, you are deemed to work for 7 hours and 45 minutes a day and 38 hours and 45 minutes a week. If not, working hours are from 8:30 to 17:00 (from Monday to Friday) and break time is from 12:00 to 12:45.
(2) Workdays are from Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) in principle.
(3) Holidays are Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays in principle.

Additional comments

・Probationary employment period: six (6) months
・We conduct individual performance evaluations for all Hiroshima University faculty members after their employment, numerically rate their performance, and salary and benefits are commensurate with performance indicators.
・Personal information obtained from application documents will not be used or provided to any third party for purposes other than the necessary procedures related to personnel affairs, salary, and welfare. Application documents of applicants whom we have decided not to employ will be returned to those applicants in an appropriate manner, after the completion of relevant selection processes.
・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. The minimum standards used for this international job offer can be viewed by clicking the following URL link.
・HU provides employment information (research job, desk job and etc.).
If your spouse wishes to work for HU, please refer to the following URL link.
employment information: https://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/employment/
・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: 437518
Posting organisation offer ID: D119080644


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