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How do human and machine intelligence arise? The International Research Center for Neurointelligence (IRCN) at The University of Tokyo was launched in October 2017 to tackle this challenge over the next ten years under the World Premier International (WPI) Research Initiative of Japan. IRCN researchers will understand emergent principles of neural circuit development to inspire next-generation neural computation for artificial intelligence and novel therapies for mental illness.

April 12, 2024

Principal Investigator (Full Professor) / One (Application Deadline: May 10, 2024, 17:00(JST))

IRCN is seeking for a Principal Investigator (Full Professor) who can perform the duties in “the Athlete Cognitive Neuroscience Project on Yips Research and its Development and Application”. Please see the call for applicants for details.

March 29, 2024

Project Research Associate / One (Application Deadline: Friday, May 31, 2024, 17:00(JST) or when the position is filled)

The Chao Laboratory is seeking for a Project Research Associate to work on a collaborative research project between IRCN and Daikin. The goal of the project is to investigate the brain mechanism of creativity by using EEG, and device a closed-loop system to facilitate creativity in the real-world setting.

January 25, 2024

Project Researcher / One (Application Deadline: Sunday, June 30, 2024, 17:00(JST) or when the position is filled)

The Human fMRI Core is seeking for a Project Researcher to engage in MRI research.