Project Assistant Professor / Project Researcher (Postdoctoral Fellow)
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 budget, research activity, and research achievements. Contract duration is until March 31, 2022.
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. in Engineering, Ph.D. in Computer Science or equivalent in a related field ● Good communication skill in English (Preferred) ● Experiences in cognitive developmental robotics, human-robot interaction, machine learning, neural network, and/or cognitive science 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