Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University



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 (full-time and non-tenured) in the Kai Lab. 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. Successful candidate should cooperate with Prof. Kai and is expected to commit education in FBS. The position is immediately available. This appointment is for 5 years and renewable at once after evaluation.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of publications (distinguishing original papers and review articles), the record of funding in the past, a detailed statement of your research in the past correlating with published papers (within 1000 words), and a research plan and your teaching interests (within 1000 words). All application materials should be sent in an electronic form (PDF or Word files) via E-mail.

The application materials should be received by March 23th, 2016. The applicants may be interviewed during the selection procedure.

Salary shall be based on the 'Salary Regulations for National University Corporation Osaka University Limited Term Academic Staff Subject to Annual Salary System.'

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 sent to the address below via E-mail:
Toshie KAI, PhD, Professor
E-mail: toshie_kai[atmark] ([atmark]=@)
*Please write as "Application for assistant professor" at the E-mail subject line.

Inquiries may be addressed to Prof. Toshie KAI at the above E-mail address



Updated: 2016-03-01