Project Professor (Assistant, Associate, Full) Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellows
The contract is negotiable depending on applicant qualifications and is renewable on an annual basis until March 31, 2027 and according to research progress. Faculty positions are not formally tenure-track but tenure based on research progress will be pursued for qualified candidates.
Place of Work
International Research Center for Neurointelligence The University of Tokyo, Institutes for Advanced Study 7-3-1 Hongo Bunkyo-ku Tokyo, 113-0033 JAPAN
● Ph.D. or M.D. or equivalent in a related field ● Research achievement in a relevant field ● Good communication skills in English
Compensation & Benefits
● Salary: Competitive with benefits ● Commuter allowance: JPY 55,000 per month at maximum ● Social Insurance: Eligible for MEXT* Mutual Aid Association membership, employees’ pension, employment insurance, and workers’ accident compensation insurance. (*MEXT: Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) ● Vacation: Annual paid vacation, Sick leave (paid), Special vacation (paid) ● Adjunct research positions and work (for example, in the IT industry) is allowed and will be considered on a case by case basis and in accord with university regulations on the concurrent employment of academic staff.
Discretionary labor system
Saturdays and Sundays; Statutory public holidays of Japan; Year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 through January 3); Summer holidays
Applications and Selection Process