IRCN Postdoctoral Fellow (Project Researcher)
The first contract will be ended on March 31, 2021. The contract is renewable on a fiscal year basis (from April 1 to March 31; every year) according to research activity and achievements. Contract duration is 3 years. Probationary period is 6 months from the date of arrival.
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 *This can be changed due to work circumstances.
(Required) ● Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent in a related field (for Postdoctoral Fellow) ● Good communication skill in English (Preferred) ● Good Japanese skill for human subject recruitment and handling (for those who will conduct human EEG experiments, not applicable for those who will conduct marmoset ECoG experiments) ● Experience in electrophysiological and behavioral experiments
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