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Associate Professor
Kyushu University
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Faculty of Engineering
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- Position: Associate Professor
- Department: Department of Earth Resources Engineering
- Specialties: Engineering for Exploration Geophysics
- Teaching Responsibilities:
Undergraduate; Geophysical Imaging of Earth Environments, Geophysical Exploration for Environmental Studies, etc.
Graduate; Earth and Space Exploration Engineering, International Field Exercise, etc.
- Position Type: Regular full-time (not fixed-term contract),Trial employment period (Three months)
- Start Date: As soon as possible after November 1, 2022

Research field
Integrated engineering
Job type
Associate Professor/Lecturer (full-time) level
Employment status
Full-time (Tenured)
Work location
Kyushu and Okinawa district - Fukuoka 

1) Applicants must have Ph.D., Doctor of Engineering, or Doctor of Science degree(s) at the time of application.
2) Significant achievements in and enthusiasm for research and education of exploration geophysics such as seismic exploration and novel geophysical exploration technologies and their new applications in geophysics fields.
3) Ability to give lectures and guide students in English


- Address of work location: West II Bldg., Ito campus of Kyushu University
744, Motooka, Nishiku, Fukuoka 8190395, Japan
- Working hours, break and overtime work: Based on discretionary labor system for professional work, it is regarded that working hours are 7 hours and 45 minutes irrespective of how much time he/she has actually spent on his/her work.
- Holidays: Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays and from 29th of December to 3rd of January
- Salary: Annual salary system, which is introduced on 1st of April 2020, will be applied. The annual salary is determined in accordance with the university's pay scale based on experience, etc.
- Insurance: Employment insurance, industrial accident compensation insurance, health insurance and employees' pension insurance.

Application period
2022/05/16 -  2022/07/15 Deadline for receipt
/notification of result
/contact details

- Application Documents:
(1) Curriculum vitae with a recent photograph and e-mail address (no specific format)
(2) List of Research Achievements:
I. Research Achievements [Academic journals, International conference proceedings, Books, Reviews, Reports, Domestic conference proceedings, Patents and others. (Please specify peer-reviewed publications).]
II. Teaching Activities and Experiences [lectures, experimental guidance,
laboratory works, teaching practices, and other extension courses.]
III. Any other relevant information (awards, activity in scientific societies, contributions to society, awarded competitive funding, overseas educational background and research activities, etc.)
(3) Offprints or copies of five major publications (one copy per publication)
(4) Summary of research and educational accomplishments, future research plans and teaching aspirations in Kyushu University.
(5) Names, affiliations, and contact information of two references

- Address for Application Documents:
(1) Sending the application documents by mail
Please send one printed copy of the above documents and a USB memory stick containing the documents that are combined in a single PDF file in a sealed envelope with the words "Application for Associate Professor" written in red to the following professor.
Professor Yuichi Sugai
Department of Earth Resources Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University
744 Motooka, Nishi, Fukuoka, 819-0395, Japan
(2) Sending the application documents by the file-sharing system of Kyushu University
Please inform your application to the email address listed below with the subject line "Application for Associate Professor". We will send you a URL for a shared folder, where you can upload your application documents. The documents should be in a single PDF file.
*Please note that the submitted documents and data will not be returned.

- Inquiries: Professor Yuichi Sugai, Department of Earth Resources Engineering,

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(1) Personal information contained in submitted documents will not be used for purposes other than screening and appointment.
(2) In line with the Basic Act for a Gender-Equal Society (Act No. 78 of 1999), Kyushu University is an equal opportunity employer.
(3) Kyushu University is an equal opportunity employer and follows the principle of the Act on Employment Promotion etc. of Persons with Disabilities (Act No. 123 of 1960, revised in 2013) and Act on the Elimination of Discrimination against Persons with Disabilities (Act No. 65 of 2013).
(4) The same spouse employment system has been implemented at Kyushu University from July 2017.
(5) Kyushu University prohibits the smoking in the site to avoid exposure of environmental tobacco smoke.
(6) Candidates may be requested to come to the campus for an interview. The University does not cover travel costs or other expenses relating to interview attendance. The interview may be conducted online.
(7) The result of the selection will be informed to the candidates immediately.

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