Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University

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Employment

Faculty position (Assistant Professor in the Kai Lab)

The Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences (FBS), Osaka University, invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Kai Lab, which starts in 2015FY.

The candidate should have research experience in the field of cell fate determination, germline biology, and/or RNA biology using any model organism. Having experiences in genetics, bioinformatics, cell biology and biochemistry would be advantageous. We seek an independent and highly motivated researcher. Successful candidate should cooperate with Prof. Kai and is expected to commit education in FBS. The position is immediately available.

Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of publications including original papers and review articles, the record of funding in the past, PDF files of three most important papers, a summary of the researches in the past correlating with published papers (within 1000 words), and a future research plan (within 1000 words). The list of three referees with their contact addresses should be also provided. All application materials should be supplied as PDF files.

The application materials should be received by June 30th, 2015. The short-listed applicants will be interviewed.

Salary shall be based on the 'Salary Regulations for National University Corporation Osaka University Limited Term Academic Staff Subject to Annual Salary System.'
http://www.osaka-u.ac.jp/en/guide/information/joho/files/45.pdf
The separate regulations may apply in case where the previous employment period is included in calculation of the "period of continuous service"defined in the Regulations Pertaining to Retirement Allowance for National University Corporation Osaka University Limited Term Staff.

The application materials shall be directly sent to Prof Kai via e-mail or any online storage service, such as Dropbox or OneDrive, by having the subject as 'Application to Assistant Prof position in the Kai lab', to:
toshie_kai[atmark]fbs.osaka-u.ac.jp ([atmark]=@)
Dr. Toshie KAI (Ph.D)
Senior Principal Investigator/Adjunct Associate Prof.
Temasek Lifescience labs/Dept. of Biological Science
The National University of Singapore

Inquiries may be addressed to Toshie KAI by e-mail to:
toshie_kai[atmark]fbs.osaka-u.ac.jp ([atmark]=@)

Deadline

2015-06-30

Updated: 2015-05-13