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Data number
D121050148
Date of publication
2021/05/11
Date of update
2021/05/11
Title
Recruitment of Assistant Professor
Institution
Tokyo Institute of Technology
URL of institution or department
Department
Laboratory for Future Interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology, Institute of Innovative Research
Institution type
National university
Job posting URL
Content of job information

[Description of the institutiondetails of the business, recruitment background information, project description, etc.]

In Photonics Integration System Research Center, Laboratory for Future interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, realization of advanced technology for optical communication system, network, switching, and related photonic integrated devices has been pursued.

[Job description]

1. The successful candidate will be required to carry out international researches on creating novel optical signal processing technologies, based on optical communication system, optical network, optical switching, photonic integrated devices, and related subsystems.

2. The successful candidate will join Electrical and Electronic Engineering course, in the School of Engineering, and give lectures and exercises to graduate and undergraduate students.


[Address of work location and other information]

4259 Nagatsuta, Midori-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 226-8503, JAPAN

[Available positions ]

Assistant Professor, Number of Openings : 1

[Starting date, employment date, etc.]

December 1st, 2021, or the earliest possible date thereafter

Research field
1.
Area
Engineering
Discipline
Electrical and electronic engineering
2.
Area
Engineering
Discipline
Integrated engineering
Job type
1.
Assistant Professor level
Employment status
Full-time(Nontenured)
Fixed-term appointments will be for up to 5 years. Reappointment may be possible for one additional term of up to 4 years. The total term is limited to a maximum of 9 years from the original date of employment.
Work location
Kanto district - Kanagawa 
Qualifications

[Public qualifications needed in specific field(s), conditions (education, degree, etc.), experience (how many years) and expertise required for specific field(s)]

Applicants must hold a Ph.D, be near to completion of a Ph.D.

Compensation

[Treatment after recruitment]

The Institute introduced a new annual salary system (the “Annual Salary System with Lump-Sum Retirement Allowance") on October 1, 2020 in response to relevant guidelines of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. Since the new system will be effective from January 1, 2022, salaries for those commencing employment during the transition period will be determined as follows.

● Employment start date: On or before December 31, 2021
・At the time of employment:
The salary will be paid based on the monthly salary system under the Institute's Regulations on Wage and Salary.
・From January 1, 2022:
The Annual Salary System with Lump-Sum Retirement Allowance will apply and the salary will be paid under the Institute's Regulations on Wage and Salary for Staff under Annual Salary System with Lump-Sum Retirement Allowance.

● Employment start date: On or after January 1, 2022
・The salary will be paid based on the Annual Salary System with Lump-Sum Retirement Allowance under the Institute's Regulations on Wage and Salary for Staff under Annual Salary System with Lump-Sum Retirement Allowance.

[Working hours, etc.]

De facto working hours* under the discretionary labor system:
7 hours 45 minutes per day (38 hours 45 minutes per week)
*Hours considered as working hours

[Probationary Period]

6 months

[Social insurance and other benefits]

Employee's pension, Mutual Aid Association short-term benefits (health insurance), employment insurance, worker's compensation Insurance.

[The measures against second-hand smoking in your workplace.]

Smoking is prohibited on campus except in designated areas.

Application period
2021/07/16 Deadline for receipt
Application
/selection
/notification of result
/contact details

[Application documents, application (submission) method ]

1. Curriculum vitae including professional and educational history (from high school onward), degrees, awards, and email address.

2. Accomplishment statement, including:
a. Refereed journal papers
b. Refereed conference proceedings and non-refereed conference proceedings
c. Commentaries
d. Books
e. Patents, etc.

Please include details for each category. For lectures, state if it was a keynote or invited lecture.
For items a. and b., include the number of citations, h-index, and name of database* used.
*Google Scholar Citations, Scopus, or Inspire

3. Applicant information (Excel file)
(http://www.cns.pi.titech.ac.jp/files/applicant_data_summary_Eng.xlsx)

4. Up to three reprints or copies of major publications (one copy for each publication)

5. Acquired research grants and external funds. Include names of the funds, project titles, amounts, periods of research, and allocated amounts (if not the principal researcher)

6. Research statement with a summary of research accomplishments and details of the future direction and plan for the applicant's work (free form, two A4 pages)

7. Teaching statement that provides a summary of accomplishments and discusses ideas for teaching and learning (free form, one A4 pages)

8. Two references with names, affiliations, and contact details

[How to submit an application]

The required documents must be submitted in hard copy and in digital media (CD, USB, etc.)

Please write “Application for Assistant Professor" in red ink on the front of the envelope. Applications must be sent by registered postal mail.

If applicant lives overseas, you can also send documents by e-mail.

[Where to submit]

Please send your application to:
Hiroyuki Uenohara
Laboratory for Future Interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology, Institute of Innovative Research, Tokyo Institute of Technology
R2-43, 4259 Nagatsuta, Midori-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 226-8503, JAPAN

[Closing date for application]

Applications must be received by July 16, 2021.

[Selection details]

Selection will be based on a comprehensive review of applications and interviews.
Please note that travel expenses for attending interviews will not be reimbursed.

[Contact information]

Hiroyuki Uenohara
Professor
Laboratory for Future Interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology,
Institute of Innovative Research
Email: uenohara.h.aa@m.titech.ac.jp
Tel.: +81-45-924-5038

[Others]

1. Application documents will not be returned. The personal information provided in the submitted documents will be used solely for recruitment and not for any other purpose, pursuant to the Institute's applicable rules and regulations.

2. Tokyo Institute of Technology, in order to ensure a diverse workforce, guarantees equal opportunities for all individuals regardless of nationality or gender.

3. For more information, please refer to the following link.
http://www.hyoka.koho.titech.ac.jp/eprd/recently/koubo/koubo.php?lang=en

4. The progress of the selection can be found on the following website: https://www.iir.titech.ac.jp/job/info_en.pdf

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Additional considerations when applying
■Applying from Long-Distance Areas or Overseas

If applicant lives overseas, you can also send documents by e-mail.


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