[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, institution details, explanation of project, etc.)] We are seeking to recruit res erch scientists to contribute to the NEDO-funded project "Cross-ministerial Strategic Innovation Promotion Program (SIP), Big-data and AI-enabled Cyberspace Technologies".
[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)] Our project is working towards the development of AI technologies that can recognize and understand various "media" such as audio, video, text, and other sensory data in an integrated manner. We are recruiting researchers who have expertise and experiments in audio/speech processing, natural language processing, image processing, and other related technologies.
[Address of work location and other information] Artificial Intelligence Research Center (at AIST Tokyo Waterfront, Odaiba, Tokyo) http://www.airc.aist.go.jp/en/
[Available positions (Job title, number of positions, etc.)] Approximately 2 positions
[Starting date] The earliest possible date after the job offer is made.
Associate Professor/Lecturer (full-time) level
Assistant Professor level
Full time ( Fixed-term - The funds are available until 31 March 2023.)
Kanto district -
For details, please visit the AIST website, https://www.aist.go.jp/aist_j/humanres/02kenkyu/ith23.html
[Details of salary, working hours, holiday, period of employment and insurance, accommodation, etc.]
Salary- Salary decision for the successful candidates will be made under annual salary system.Base annual salary is determined based on professional experience, job responsibilities and other relevant factors. Work responsibility allowance, overtime allowance and commuting allowance are separately provided in accordance with the Rules on Salary of Fixed-term employees .The annual salary ranges up to JPY 15,000k per annum.
Work Hours - Standard work hours - 7h 45m per day, 38h 45h per week
Days-off - Sundays, Saturdays, public holidays, New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3). Leave – Annual paid leave, Sick leave, Special leave (summer vacation, marriage, maternity, mourning).
Benefits - Enrolled with the mutual aid association of METI that provides Health insurance, Pension, Employment Insurance, Workers'Compensation.
2021/09/30 Deadline for receipt
Application will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Application /selection /notification of result /contact details
[Application method (including where to send documents)] For details, please log on to the AIST website, and download the template file (MS-WORD) for producing application document, http://www.aist.go.jp/aist_e/humanres/application_procedure.html
Notes: (1) Application document should be submitted via JREC-IN, and postal mail is not available. Also, an email attachment is not acceptable. (2) AIST asks you to complete advanced registration for application from https://www.aist.go.jp/aist_e/humanres/open_recruitment/index.html (3) AIST will not accept an application document which is produced without following our instruction, which is described in our web.
[Selection process (selection method and hiring decision), notification of result] (1) First-stage interview will be scheduled approximately within a month from application. Details of the first-stage interview will be notified only to candidates by an email. The result of the interview will be notified as soon as possible. (2) Final-stage interview will be scheduled approximately within a month from the first-stage interview.
*In principle, interviews will be held online for a while. *Details of the first-stage interview will be notified only to candidates by an email. The result of the interview will be notified as soon as possible.
[Contact details (department, official position, name, e-mail address, and phone number of the responsible person)] * Important Personnel Office, Human Resource Division National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: +81-29-862-6049
Online Submission with all application documents is available.
JREC-IN Portal web application
Recruiting Institution's Web application system
The job holders are not eligible to receive permanent review and subject to the restriction on duties other than this project.
"Research Scientist" corresponds to job type "Associate Professor/Lecturer (full-time) level","Assistant Professor level" and "Researcher/Postdoc level" in this job posting.
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