This fellowship is for someone with a postgraduate degree in science communication, journalism, or science, who is seeking a future career in science communication. The fellow will work at Hiroshima University for a minimum of six months (with a possible extension to one year) starting in January 2019. Main duties will be to assist with the international dissemination of information on research outcomes made by faculty members of the university. The fellow will receive a monthly salary of 210,000 Japanese Yen (JPY), before deductions. The university will arrange for a furnished studio apartment for the fellow, but the monthly rent will be the fellow’s responsibility. In addition, he/she will be given a travel allowance for one-time airfare to and from Japan. For more details, see the application guidelines (link below). After reading these guidelines carefully, you can start the application process (link below). Further details about Hiroshima University can be viewed on our website. Also, for more details about our efforts to strengthen the University’s science communication, please see the links for "Science Communication" and "Science Communication Fellowship Program" below. Thank you in advance for your interest. ____________________ Norifumi Miyokawa, Ph.D. Senior Research Administrator Research Planning Office Hiroshima University Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan e-mail: pr-research*office.hiroshima-u.ac.jp (Please replace * with @ before using this email address.)
[JOB ANNOUNCEMENT] Hiroshima University Science Communication Fellowship Program 2019
Hiroshima University, Japan, has announced its fellowship opening for a junior science communicator.
Published: 29 Aug 2018
http://huscf.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/2019/SCFJobOpeningAnnouncement2019.pdf Application guidelines http://huscf.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/2019/ Start the application process http://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en Hiroshima University website http://huscf.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/ Science Communication http://huscf.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/about-us/fellowship-program/ Science Communication Fellowship Program