Assistant Professor; Disease Models

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    Hiroshima University
    Biological sciencesBiology
    Medical sciencesMedicine
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    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.)]
The Research Institute for Radiation Biology and Medicine (RIRBM) at Hiroshima University invites applications for an Assistant Professor. RIRBM has engaged in wide range of research concerning radiation biology and medicine since its establishment in 1961. In addition to the study of acute and late effects of ionizing radiation by the atomic bombing or by other radiation exposures, we have been involved in the development of effective diagnosis and treatment of patients with from radiation diseases, the establishment of radiation defense system, and so on. RIRBM has been promoting collaborative utilization and cooperative research as a core center of “Research base for Radiation accidents and Medical Science".
Hiroshima University has been assigned by the Nuclear Regulation Authority as “Advanced Radiation Exposure Medical Center" and “Nuclear-power Disaster Medical Care Supporting Center", and is contributing to the establishment of the nationwide medical care system for the nuclear-power disaster.

[Field of Specialization]
Radiation biology, experimental animal science, immunology

[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)]
Subject in Charge:
Undergraduate level (discipline specific courses): Radiation Biology & Radiation Health Risk Sciences
Graduate level (master's programs): Advanced Seminar on “Disease model analysis", etc.
Graduate level (doctoral programs): Advanced Seminar on “Disease model analysis", 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 department(s) and graduate school(s).

[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]
The earliest possible date from April 1, 2020


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.
[Work Hours]
・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.
・Workdays are from Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) in principle.
Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays in principle
[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

・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/

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

EURAXESS offer ID: 437558
Posting organisation offer ID: D119080022


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