Assistant Professor, Magnetism Research Laboratory (Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University)

Updated: about 2 months ago
Deadline: 28 Jun 2024

23 May 2024
Job Information

Tohoku University
Research Field

Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
Established Researcher (R3)

Application Deadline

28 Jun 2024 - 23:59 (UTC)
Type of Contract

Job Status

Not Applicable
Hours Per Week

See description
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

[Background of the recruitment and description of the project]
* Background of the recruitment and description of the project
Research on strongly correlated electron systems centered on magnetism using a strong magnetic field environment

[Work content and job description]
Experimental research by using a strong magnetic field environment

* Assigned department
Existing departments

[Work location]
* Address
980-8577 Miyagi 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University

[Number of hired]
Number of hired:1 person(s)
Starting date:2024-09-01 00:00:00

Additional Information

Annual salary:4 million yen - 9 million yen
Wages description:Annual salary system
Working hours:08:30-17:15
Break time:12:00-13:00
Employment type:Regular employee
Employment type description:Discretionary Labor System
Contract period:Nontenured
Contract period description:From the date of hire until March 31, 2027
Probationary period:Probationary period present
Probationary period description:Trial period 6 months

[Various systems]
Others:Compensation pursuant to regulation of Tohoku University

Employees' Health Insurance:available
Employees' Pension Insurance:available
Worker's accident insurance:available
Employment insurance:available

[Measures for preventing passive smoking at the workplace]

[Supplementary explanation of compensation]

Additional comments

Tohoku University promotes activities to increase Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) and encourages people of varied talents from all backgrounds to apply for positions at the university. Tohoku University’s website about the DEI Declaration is here:

Pursuant to Article 8 of the Act on Securing, Etc. of Equal Opportunity and Treatment between Men and Women in Employment, Tohoku University shall, as a measure for increasing the presence of women among the academic staff, prioritize the hiring of women deemed qualified for each job opening, based on impartial evaluation.

Tohoku University has published 'Tohoku University - Live as Who You Are - Guidelines for Gender and Sexual Diversity' to provide explanations and details of how those at the university should respond with respect to diverse sexuality. The purpose of the guidelines is to create an environment in which all students, faculty, and staff respect diverse sexuality in their academic, research, and professional activities.

Tohoku University has the largest on-campus childcare system of all Japanese national universities. This network comprises three nurseries: Kawauchi Keyaki Nursery school (capacity: 22) and Aobayama Midori Nursery school (116), both open to all university employees, as well as Hoshinoko Nursery school (120), which is open to employees working at Tohoku University Hospital. In addition, Tohoku University Hospital runs a childcare room for mildly ill and convalescent children which is available to all university employees.

See the following website for information on these and other programs that Tohoku University runs to assist work-life balance, to support researchers, and to advance gender equality, including measures to promote childcare leave among male employees.
Center for Diversity, Equity , and Inclusion, Tohoku University
Human Resources and Planning Department

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