IRCN Postdoctoral Fellow (Project Researcher)
April 15, 2020 or later
The first contract will end on March 31, 2021 and is renewable on a fiscal year basis (from April 1 to March 31; every year) according to research budget, activity and achievements. Contract duration is 3 years from the starting date at maximum.
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
(Required) ● Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent in a related field ● Good communication skill in English (Preferred) ● Experience in neuroscience field, especially in electrophysiology will be preferred.
Compensation & Benefits
● Salary: To be determined in accordance with the University of Tokyo Regulations ● Commuter allowance: JPY55,000 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)
Discretionary labor system, based on 7 hours, 45 minutes per day, or 38 hours 45 minutes per week
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