22/10/2019

Recruitment of a Professor (Laboratory of Aquatic Field Science)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Kyushu University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Agricultural sciencesOther
    Environmental scienceWater science
    TechnologyWater technology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    29/11/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Fukuoka
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Permanent
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

Outline:
Kyushu University is seeking an experienced individual with expertise in teaching and research for appointment as a tenured Professor in the Laboratory of Aquatic Field Science, Division of Animal and Marine Biosciences, Department of Bioresource Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture.
The laboratory of Aquatic Field Science is engaged in education and research especially on sustainable and stable supply of aquatic bioresources and environmental conservation of aquatic ecosystem with various aquatic organisms.

Candidates are expected to have responsibility to maintain and manage the facilities of the Fishery Research Laboratory, and to have expertise in the following scientific fields:
(1) Evaluation of the structure and function of aquatic ecosystems and development of methods to prevent degradation of the structure and function
(2) Development of practical conservation technology of aquatic organism including elucidation of its ecology
(3) Development of restoration technology of aquatic ecosystem for sustainable use of aquatic products

1. Number of Positions Offered:
One Professor

2. Institution:
Position affiliation:
Laboratory of Aquatic Field Science, Division of Animal and Marine Biosciences, Department of Bioresource Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture.
Education:
The appointee will join the teaching staff of the Course of Animal Resources in the School of Agriculture as well as that of the Department of Bioresource Sciences in the Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences.

3. Date of Appointment and Employment Duration:
Date of Appointment: as early as possible after April 1st, 2020.

4. Qualifications:
(1) Ph.D. degree.
(2) An outstanding research record in the above-mentioned fields (1)-(3).
(3) Able to work with enthusiasm for student education and research guidance as undergraduate and graduate school teachers.

5. Educational Duties:
The successful candidate will be expected to teach the following subjects and supervise research activities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in Japanese, with some of the teaching and supervision done in English. Most of the courses are given by multiple professors.

(1) Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences
・Master's Course
(Course of Animal and Marine Biosciences in the Department of Bioresource Sciences)
Lecture of Animal and Aquatic Resource Conservation, Advanced Lecture on Aquatic Bioresource and Environment, Advanced Studies in Animal and Marine Biosciences I, II, Advanced Lecture on Animal and Marine Biosciences I, II, Project Research in Animal and Marine Biosciences, Teaching Practice in Animal and Marine Biosciences, Presentation Skill for Academic Meeting in Animal and Marine Biosciences, Internship, Seminar in International Exchange, Practice for International Exchange
(International Course)
Advanced Animal and Marine Biosciences, Master's Thesis Research I, Master's Thesis Research II, and other subjects
・Doctoral Course
(Course of Animal and Marine Biosciences in the Department of Bioresource Sciences)
Advanced Topics on Animal and Marine Biosciences, Tutorial on Animal and Marine Biosciences, Research Training on Animal and Marine Biosciences, Teaching Practice, Presentation Skill for Academic Meeting, Internship, Project Research, Seminar in International Exchange, Practice for International Exchange
(International Course)
Research Training on Animal and Marine Biosciences, Teaching Practice, Presentation Skill for Academic Meeting, Internship, Project Research, Tutorial on Animal and Marine Biosciences

(2) Undergraduate School
(Program of Fisheries Science in the Course of Animal Resources, School of Agriculture)
Introduction to Agricultural Science II, Introduction of Animal Production Science, Introduction to Marine Invertebrates, Animal Behavioral Ecology, Practice on Basic Biology, Science of Aquatic Biodiversity, Scientific English, Seminar in Graduation Thesis
(International Course)
Special Lecture on Advanced Topics of Agriculture 4,Core Seminar
(Kikan Education)
Ecosystem Science, Introduction of Aquatic Ecology and Environmental Science

6. Employment Location:
Fishery Research Laboratory, Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences, Kyushu Univeristy (Tsuyazaki 4-46-24, Fukutsu city, Fukuoka)
Ito Campus, Kyushu University (Motooka 744, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka)

Benefits

Professor

Salary and Benefits: Appointment level to be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Salary and benefits are specified in the Kyushu University regulations.

The outline is as follows:
Monthly salary. Bonus twice a year. Discretionary labor system is applied. Holidays are Saturday, Sunday, national holidays, and days set by Kyushu University. Retirement age is 65 years old. Join MEXT Mutual Aid Association.

For further information, visit the following university website (in Japanese):
http://www.kyushu-u.ac.jp/ja/university/information/rule/rulebook/pdf/61...

Additional comments

1) Kyushu University is an equal opportunity employer and follows the principles of the Basic Act for the Disabled Persons (Act. No.84 of 1970, revised in 2004 and 2011), Basic Act for Gender Equal Society (Act. No.78 of 1999), Act on Employment Promotion etc. of Persons with Disabilities (Act No. 123 of 1960, revised in 2013), and the Act on the Elimination of Discrimination against Persons with Disabilities (Act No. 65 of 2013).
2) Kyushu University deployed the System of Employment of Faculty Members with Accompanying Spouse (July, 2017 and amended January, 2018).
For further information, visit the following university website (in Japanese), which links to Kyushu University Guidelines for this system (in English): http://danjyo.kyushu-u.ac.jp/notice/view.php?cId=2600&
3) For more information about the Faculty of Agriculture, please visit our web site
(http://www.kyushu-u.ac.jp/ja/university/information/rule/rulebook/pdf/61...).
4) The submitted documents/optical disk/USB memory stick will not be returned to the applicant. In addition, personal information included in the submitted documents will not be used for purposes other than screening.
5) Salary and Benefits: Appointment level to be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Salary and benefits are specified in the Kyushu University regulations.
For further information, visit the following university website (in Japanese):
http://www.kyushu-u.ac.jp/ja/university/information/rule/rulebook/pdf/61...

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Kyushu University
Japan
Fukuoka

EURAXESS offer ID: 457995
Posting organisation offer ID: D119100844

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