Recruitment of Associate Professor(Agro-ecosystem Researh Station)

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    Hokkaido University
    Agricultural sciencesAgricultural products
    Agricultural sciencesOther
    Biological sciencesBiology
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    05/12/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
    Japan › Hokkaido
    See description

[Available positions]
Associate Professor

[Department and Division(Note1)]
Agro-ecosystem Research Station, FSC, HU
Division of Research and Education, Section of Biodiversity

[Research Field]
Plant systematics, species biology, plant conservation ecology, and relating fields

[Work Place]
Botanic Garden (North 3, West 8, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, 060-0003, JAPAN)

[Teaching Responsibilities]
(1) At the School of Agriculture: Teaching undergraduate students in Department of Agrobiology and Bioresources (lectures, laboratory work, seminars, exercises (including field training), etc.)
(2) At the Graduate School of Environmental Science: Teaching master's and doctoral students in the Division of Biosphere Science, Course in Argo-ecosystem (lectures, laboratory work, seminars, exercises, etc.)
(3) General education: Teaching undergraduate students in HU

[Other Obligations]
Participation with strong motivation and responsibility for the management of Agro-ecosystem Research Station including Botanic Garden and field research facilities belonging to FSC. Achievement of relationship with the local community through the social educations

[Desired Start date]
April 1, 2020

[Probation Period]
Three Months


[Details of salary, working hours, holiday, period of employment and insurance, accommodation, etc.]
The salary will be determined in accordance with the regulations of Hokkaido University

・Working Forms
Discretionary labor system for professional work (standard 8:30-17:00, break time 45 min)

・Health Insurance, etc.
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Mutual Aid Association, Employees Pension, Workers' Accident
Compensation Insurance and Employment Insurance

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.

Note 1: FSC, HU consists of the Experimental Forests, Livestock Farm, Experiment Farm, Botanic Garden, and Marine Stations. Faculty members belong to three Stations such as the Forest Research Station, the Agro-ecosystem Research Station (this recruitment), and the Aquatic Research Station and have responsibility for managements of the facilities. Education and Research Division has six sections: Bio-resource Development, Ecosystem Conservation, Sustainable Bio-production, Biodiversity, Ecosystem Function, and Population and Community Ecology. Agro-ecosystem Research Station consists of 3 professors, 2 associate professors and 5 assistant professors. Further information can be found at the following URL: https://www.fsc.hokudai.ac.jp

Note 2: Please download the format of the list of publications from the following URL:

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

EURAXESS offer ID: 458020
Posting organisation offer ID: D119100481


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