22/10/2019

Associate Professor Position in the Disaster Information Systems Laboratory


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Kyoto University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Computer science
    EngineeringCivil engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    16/12/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Kyoto
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Permanent
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

[Job description]
The appointed associate professor is requested to conduct theoretical and practical research related to disaster risk reduction caused by huge disasters from viewpoints of risk and crisis management. He/she is requested to carry out interdisciplinary and international research on development and evaluation of disaster information systems using advanced information technology, such as GIS, AI, IoT, big data analysis, contributing to effective disaster mitigation. He/she is also expected to contribute to education in the Department of Social Informatics, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University.

[Location]
Disaster Information Systems Laboratory, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto 611-0011, Japan.

[Available position]
Associate Professor

[Starting date]
April 1st, 2020

[Probation period] 6 months

Benefits

[Business hours]
Discretionary labor system (standard working hours: 7 hours 45 minutes per day, 38 hours 45 minutes per week)
Days off: Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays, Year-end and New Year holidays, University Foundation Day, and summer vacation.

[Salary and Allowance]
To be determined in accordance with Kyoto University regulations.

[Social insurance]
(1) National Public Service Mutual Aid Associations, (2) Employee's pension insurance, (3) Unemployment insurance, and (4) Worker's accident insuranceinsurance

Additional comments

The university will not return your application documents.
Personal information contained in the application documents will be used solely for the purpose of screening applicants, and never for any other purposes.
The university is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

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EURAXESS offer ID: 457985
Posting organisation offer ID: D119101274

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