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 投稿日時: 2021-10-18 09:52:19 (388 ヒット)

Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University


Position Open: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

Location: Sapporo, JAPAN


Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University invites applications for the academic position of tenure-track assistant professor.


1. Job title

Tenure-track assistant professor

The tenure-track faculty candidate may be promoted to a tenured associate professorship in five years following a positive tenure evaluation.

2. Institution

Group of Environmental Adaptation Science, Section of Integrated Environmental Science, Faculty of Environmental Earth Science

3. Educational responsibilities

Course in Environmental Adaptation Science, Division of Environmental Science Development, Graduate School of Environmental Science  

4. Research field: Environmental Adaptation Science

The successful applicant is expected to conduct research based on biology or chemistry in areas related to environmental adaptation science such as analytical technology of pollutant, remediation and reduction of environmental load, environmental risk evaluation, or assessment of biological effect toward achievement of SDGs.  

5. Qualifications

The applicant must have a doctoral degree and excellent achievements in the related research fields. The successful applicant must conduct education for graduate students in English.

6. Applicants are required to submit the following documents:

(1) Curriculum Vitae including Researcher ID (or ORCID)

*Applicant who was employed by Hokkaido University after April 1, 2013 (any position,

including Part-time Lecturer, TA, TF, RA, and Short-term Support Assistant, etc.) should

provide full details of your employment history.

(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) Summaries of past research and educational activities (approx. 1,000 and 600 words, respectively)

(5) Future plans for research and education (approx. 1,000 and 600 words, respectively)

(6) Names of two references with contact information

(7) CD, DVD, or USB memory containing above information (1-6) in PDF files

7. Deadline for receipt

January 17, 2022

Dossier and materials for application should be sent to the following address by registered mail. In the case of applying by E-mail, please contact Tatsufumi Okino in advance.

8. Expected date of appointment

The earliest day of convenience after or on the day of June 1, 2022.

9. Appointment terms

The intended tenure track period is a maximum of five years. The candidate’s performance during employment will be evaluated in five years to qualify for a tenured associate professor or non-tenure track assistant professor. An additional term of employment as an assistant professor is limited to five years.

10. Probationary period

Three months

11. Salary

Salary is based on National University Corporation Hokkaido University salary rules for faculty subject to annual salary system.  

12. Working hours

Discretionary working system in the type of professional work.

The successful candidate will be deemed to have worked for 7 hours 45 minutes per working day.  

13. Social insurances

Employees' Pension Insurance (Kousei Nenkin)

MEXT Mutual Aid Association Health Insurance  

Employment Insurance  

Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance  

14. Name of recruiter institution

National University Corporation Hokkaido University  

15. Measures to prevent second-hand smoke

No smoking on the premises.

16. Address for application and inquiry

Prof. Tatsufumi Okino

Section of Integrated Environmental Science

Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University

Kita 10 Nishi 5, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-0810, Japan

Tel. +81-11-706-4519


17. Information about our organization can be found at:

18. Notes

The successful applicant may also be required to teach undergraduate students.  

Hokkaido University actively promotes both education and research while fostering diverse human resources and gender-equality. We encourage applications from woman candidates in this research field. (cf. Promotion office of Research environment for Diversity:

Dossier will not be returned but carefully discarded after the review process is completed.



Graduate School of Environmental Sceince, Hokkaido University