Professor or Associate Professor (Cell Biology)

The Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS) of Kyoto University Institute for Advanced Study (KUIAS) is seeking a suitable candidate for the position of Professor or Associate Professor.

Job Description
The Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS) of Kyoto University Institute for Advanced Study (KUIAS) is seeking a suitable candidate for the position of Professor or Associate Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a new field of cell biology, aiming at elucidation of the mechanisms underlying fundamental cell biological processes. In connection with this, the successful candidate will also be required to secure significant growth of the integrated field of bioscience and sciences such as chemistry, physics, biotechnology, informatics, and mathematics, aiming at implementation of research achievements as well as creation of innovations.

Application Procedure:
Candidates are requested to submit the documents listed below via e-mail, putting them in the same
order as in the list into a single PDF file titled "Application for Professor /Associate Professor (Cell Biology)." Applications are acceptable in either Japanese or English.
1. Curriculum vitae (Position sought, prof. or associate prof. must be indicated)
2. List of academic publications, reprints of up to three (3) key research papers
3. List of printed publications other than research papers
4. Detailed record of academic activities (affiliated societies), as well as research grants (e.g. “KAKENHI” Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research) and awards received
5. Summary of research conducted up to present (within 2 pages of A4 paper)
6. Outline of research purpose and methods intended by the candidate at KUIAS, when accepted (within 2 pages of A4 paper)
7. Aspirations for future research (within 2 pages of A4 paper)
8. Names and e-mail addresses of two (2) personal references
All documents must arrive at KUIAS via e-mail at:
2019Bkobo_KUIAS[at]mail2.kyoto-u.ac.jp (Note: Replace “[at]” with “@”.)
3. Miscellaneous:
*Selection will be done through screening of documents, along with interviews where necessary.
*All submitted documents and personal information of candidates contained therein will be used exclusively for the purpose of applicant screening and hiring, and will not be disclosed, transferred or lent to any third party without justified grounds.
*Kyoto University promotes gender equality. Responses and applications from talented female researchers are highly welcomed.

For further details, please contact KUIAS via e-mail at:
2019Bkobo_KUIAS[at]mail2.kyoto-u.ac.jp (Note: Replace “[at]” with “@”.)

Requirements: 

A full list of eligibility requirements can be found here: https://www.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/about/employment/documents/2019/191220_1510...

Japan
City: 
Kyoto
Discipline: 
Cell biology
Application deadline: 
20 Dec 2019