[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, institution details, explanation of project, etc.)]
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT) invites
applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Associate
Professor in the area of Biotechnology and Life Science. TUAT is
interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standard of
scholarship and professional activities. The appointee will be provided
with an independent laboratory, startup budget and research fund with
less duties of administration and lecture. He/she will be expected to
teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in his/her area of
expertise. There will be two evaluations at the 3rd and 5th years after
the appointment. If the outcome of the evaluation indicates that the
appointee has made promising or significant research, he or she will be
promoted to the status of tenure position. TUAT prepares for a tenure
post to each tenure-track position so that the appointee will have the
opportunity to be promoted to tenure position if he/she passes the
review. Annual salary is the same as tenured faculty members as shown
below. TUAT is an equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional
commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.
[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)]
As explained above, the appointee will be provided with an independent
laboratory and he/she supervises undergraduate seniors for their
graduation thesis and graduate students for their master's/doctoral
thesis. He/she will also be expected to give lectures of undergraduate
and graduate level courses in his/her area of expertise.
Field: Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Chemical Biology, and their related fields.
[Address of work location and other information]
2-24-16 Naka-cho, Koganei-shi, 184-8588, Tokyo, Japan
[Available positions (Job title, number of positions, etc.)]
May 1st, 2019
[Details of salary, working hours, holiday, period of employment and insurance, accommodation, etc.]
Contract will be for 5 years.
It follows the employment rule of TUAT. Note that taxes and insurances will be withheld from the annual salary.
Over JPY 650,000 (depends on education level and teaching experience). No bonuses are paid.
Application deadline: 15 February