Detailed information

Date of update : 2024/04/17 End date of accepting applications : 2024/06/14
Date of update : 2024/04/17
End date of accepting applications : 2024/06/14

Work location : Kanto district - Kanagawa

Date of publication : 2024/04/19

Assistant Professor (Semiconductor engineering / Electronic device engineering)


National university

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Research field : Manufacturing Technology - Electron device and electronic equipment

Assistant Professor level : Regular employee - Nontenured - Non-tenure track - Probationary period present

Job description

  • Background of the recruitment and description of the project

    To enhance the research activity in semiconductor engineering / electronic device engineering.

  • Work content and job description

    _ The successful candidate will be required to carry out research on semiconductor engineering / electronic device engineering.
    _ The successful candidate will contribute to the management of Laboratory for Future Interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology.
    _ Education in department of electrical and electronic engineering, in school of Engineering, including undergraduate training programs provided in Japanese language.

  • Assigned department

    Existing departments

    Laboratory for Future Interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology, Institute of Innovative Research

Job type

  • Assistant Professor level

Research field

  • Manufacturing Technology - Electron device and electronic equipment


  • Annual Salary : 4 million yen ~ 6 million yen

    Standard: JPY 5,000,000
    Minimum: JPY 4,800,000
    Maximum: JPY 5,600,000

Working hours

  • Working hours :08:30-17:15

    Overtime and other explanations : De facto working hours* under the discretionary labor system for professional work:
    7 hours 45 minutes per day (38 hours 45 minutes per week)
    *Hours considered as working hours

Application requirements


  • Education and Degree Requirements

    Ph.D. / Doctor

    Candidate be near to completion of a PhD is applicable.

Employment Type

  • Regular employee

Contract period

  • Nontenured - Non-tenure track

    A fixed-term appointment will be for up to 5 years. Reappointment may be possible for one additional term of up to 5 years.

    Probationary period present

    6 months

Work location

  • 226-8503 Kanagawa R2-26, 4259 Nagatsuta, Midori-ku, Yokohama, Japan


  • Various systems

    Transportation expenses : available

  • Insurance

    Employees' Health Insurance : available

    Employees' Pension Insurance : available

    Worker's accident insurance : available

    Employment insurance : available

  • Measures for preventing passive smoking at the workplace

    Smoking is prohibited on campus (excluding designated outdoor smoking areas).

  • Supplementary explanation of compensation

    Tokyo Institute of Technology, in order to ensure a diverse workforce, guarantees equal opportunities for all individuals regardless of nationality or gender.
    Work conditions may be subject to change due to the integration with Tokyo Medical and Dental University, which is anticipated in fall 2024.

Application Considerations

Number of hired

    1 person(s)

    Hiring date : 2024/09/01

    Starting date : 2024/09/01

Application period

  • 2024/04/22~2024/06/14 Deadline for receipt

Application method

  • Attached documents

    Application Form : Online Submission
    Curriculum vitae* including professional and educational history from high school onward, honors and awards, criminal history and disciplinary actions, and email address
    Achievements and Activities : Online Submission
    _ 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, Web of Science, or Inspire
    _ Up to three reprints or copies of major publications

    Other online application forms
    _ Acquired research grants and external funds. Include names of the funds, project titles, amounts, periods of research, role, and allocated amounts (if not the principal researcher)
    _ Research statement with a summary of research accomplishments and details of the future direction and plan for the applicant’s work (no set format, one A4 page)
    _ Teaching statement that provides a summary of accomplishments and discusses ideas for teaching and learning (no set format, half A4 page)
    _ Two references with names, affiliations, and contact details

  • Return of application documents

    We will dispose of all application documents responsibly.

  • * Out of application period.

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Selection / Notification of result

  • Selection

    After screening the application documents, interview will be conducted.

  • Notification of result

    We will contact you after the interview completed via email.

Contact details

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Laboratory for Future Interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology, Institute of Innovative Research

Kentaro Nakamura