Recruitment of Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Advanced Life Science

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    Hokkaido University
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    29/11/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
    Japan › Hokkaido
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We invite applications for the Tenure-Track position of Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Advanced Life Science, Hokkaido University as follows.

[Recruitment background]
Faculty of Advanced Life Science, Hokkaido University invites application for a tenure-track position (Assistant Professor). It is possible that the position gets promoted to permanent Assistant Professor by achievement examination. He/she is expected to promote research and education in transdisciplinary life science and mathematical science area where scientists challenge life science innovation & collaborative research by utilizing methodologies of advanced mathematical and informatics science.

[Laboratory and Division]
Faculty of Advanced Life Science

[Research Area]
Mathematical Biology, Bioinformatics

[Subject responsible for]
Graduate courses for Transdisciplinary Life Science Course in Division of Life Science or Division of Soft Matter including subjects related to biology and biophysics conducted in English. Undergraduate course: specialized course for department of Biological Sciences (Macromolecular Functions) in School of Science, common subjects for School of Science, and general education courses for undergraduate students.

[Work location]
Kita-10, Nishi-8, Kita-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido

[Number of positions]
One Tenure-Track Position (Assistant Professor). Tenure position is Assistant Professor. The contract period is 5 years. The interim assessment and tenure review will be held during the contract period (maximum 5 years) and the applicant will be examined whether to go on to the tenure position.

[Desired Start Date]
April 1, 2020 or as close as possible


[Salary] Based on the rules and regulations of Hokkaido University
National University Corporation Hokkaido University Employee Salary Regulations
National University Corporation Hokkaido University Salary Regulations for Faculty Subject
To Annual Salary System

[Probation period] The probation period is three months.

[Working Form] Discretionary labor system for professional work
*The working hours for a day is deemed as 7 hours and 45 minutes.
[Holidays] Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays provided for in the National Holidays Act, days from December 29th until January 3rd of the following year, other days determined by the University

[Health Insurance, etc] Social insurance status (Mutual Association of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology), Workers' accident compensation insurance and employment insurance (applicable)

Additional comments

At Hokkaido University, we are actively promoting both education and research activities while relying on diverse human resources and gender equality. Therefore, we explicitly invite women qualified in research field to apply. We are also actively supporting a satisfying work-life-balance and are thus creating ideal environments for people to reach their full potentials. The person who is placed for this recruitment will take an interim assessment and tenure review based on the rules and regulations of Faculty of Advanced Life Science, Hokkaido University.

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

EURAXESS offer ID: 449271
Posting organisation offer ID: D119090489


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