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Job : 環境生物科学部門環境分子生物学分野准教授の公募について
 投稿日時: 2021-05-13 10:31:15 (2616 ヒット)


Prof. Masashi Ohara, Dean


The Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University seeks qualified applicants for the following vacancy.


1. Job title

Associate Professor, full time (Tenured) (number of vacancy: 1)

2. Institution

Group of Environmental Molecular Biology, Section of Environmental Biology, Faculty of Environmental Earth Science

3. Teaching duties

Course in Molecular Biology, Division of Biosphere Science, Graduate School of Environmental Science

4. Research field

Environmental molecular biology.

The successful applicant is expected to develop environmental biology based on molecular biology, biochemistry, and physiology.

5. Qualifications

The applicant must have a doctoral degree and excellent achievements in the relevant research fields.

6. Probationary period

Three months

7. Working hours

Discretionary working system in the type of professional work. *The working hours per day are deemed as 7 hours and 45 minutes.

8. Salary

The salary will be determined in accordance with the employment regulations of Hokkaido University.

9. Social insurance

Employees’ Pension (Kousei Nenkin), The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Mutual Aid Association Health Insurance, Employment Insurance, and Workers’ Accident Compensation Insurance

10. Employer

Hokkaido University

11. Measures to prevent second-hand smoke: No smoking on the premises

12. Required application documents (in hard copy in A4 or Letter size format except (7))

(1) Curriculum Vitae, and Web of Science ResearcherID if available

(2) Lists of scientific publications (peer reviewed original papers and others should be separated) and research grants obtained

(3) Copies of representative papers (up to 5)

(4) Summary of past research (approx. 1,000 words), and educational and social contributions (approx. 600 words)

(5) Future plan for research (approx. 1,000 words), and educational and social contributions (approx. 600 words)

(6) Names with contact information of two references

(7) A storage medium (CD, DVD, or USB flash drive) containing above documents (1-6) in PDF files (each in separate files)

13. Deadline for receipt

The application documents must arrive no later than August 6, 2021 (Japan Standard Time)

14. Expected date of appointment

April 1, 2022

15. Address for application and inquiry

Prof. Shin-ichiro Aiba

Head, Section of Environmental Biology

Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University

N10-W5, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-0810, Japan

E-mail: aiba@ees.hokudai.ac.jp

* The application documents should be sent to the above address by registered post mail (Letter Pack Plus or recorded delivery in Japan and EMS from overseas). Please mark "CV Enclosed – Assoc. Professor" in red on the envelope. Submitted documents will not be returned but carefully discarded after the review process.

16. Notes

The successful applicant will be asked to teach undergraduate students in Japanese and English. Hokkaido University actively promotes both education and research while fostering diverse human resources and gender-equality. Therefore, we cordially invite women applicants in this research field. Information about our organization can be found at:



We will not respond to inquiries about the selection process, but shortlisted applicants will be notified of the interview schedule.




Graduate School of Environmental Sceince, Hokkaido University