Assistant Professor in Institute for Protein Research (IPR), Osaka University

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    Osaka University
    Biological sciences
    Medical sciences
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    15/01/2020 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
    Japan › Osaka
    See description

IPR invites qualified applicants for the vacant position described below:

IPR is a research institute that conducts ground-breaking life science research with creative approaches and innovative technologies based on structures and functions of proteins. IPR also contributes to the scientific community as a Joint-Usage/Research Center, which promotes collaborative research activities with domestic and international scientists. In order to develop above-mentioned activities as well as to explore novel areas of life science research, IPR is seeking for a successful researcher to fill an assistant professor position in the Laboratory of Cell Systems, Division of Protein Chemistry in IPR. The aims of the Laboratory of Cell Systems are to find and explore the functions of the regulatory logics in molecular networks using interdisciplinary approaches of quantitative experiments, mathematics and informatics. For this purpose, the desired candidate should perform quantitative measurements of the target biological systems using next-generation sequencing, imaging and conventional biochemistry tools, and integrate these heterogeneous data by means of mathematical modeling and bioinformatics.
More information about the Laboratory can be found at http://www.protein.osaka-u.ac.jp/cell_systems/.

[Job description]
1.Conducting research in the area of expertise, in particular, next-generation sequence analysis, live cell imaging or biochemistry in cancer signaling, transcriptional regulation or cell cycle regulation.
2.Teaching graduate and undergraduate students from School of Sciences of Osaka University.
3.Services for the Joint-Usage/Research Center
4.Administrative jobs in IPR and Osaka University

[Address of work location and other information]
3-2 Yamadaoka Suita, Osaka 565-0871

[Starting date]
At the earliest possible date after the selection


Employment Form: The Discretionary Labor System, Special Work Type is applied. (Deemed working hours: 8 hours/day)
*Based on “37. Regulations Pertaining to Working Hours, Holidays and Leave for National University Corporation Osaka University Limited Term Staff."

Salary and benefits: Based on “40. Salary Regulations for National University Corporation Osaka University Limited Term Staff".

Insurance: Successful candidate will join the Federation of National Public Service Personnel Mutual Aid Associations, Employment Insurance and Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance.

Concerning work conditions other than the above-mentioned, please refer to “35. Work Regulations for National University Corporation Osaka University Limited Term Staff" and related regulations.

Additional comments

Trial period: 6 months

We welcome applications from highly motivated female candidates.
Osaka University is committed to promoting gender equality and providing various supports for female academic staff members. www.danjo.osaka-u.ac.jp/en_lp/

Selection Process
Document screening will be followed by interviews. Selected applicants will be notified.
*Travel and accommodation fees necessary for interviews are to be covered by the applicant. For applicants residing overseas, the applicant may request an online interview.
*Please note that unsuccessful applicants will not be contacted.

Osaka University campuses and related facilities are smoke-free, except for designated areas

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

EURAXESS offer ID: 453169
Posting organisation offer ID: D119091706


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