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Assistant Professor - Mechanical Engineering

School/Institution:Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, Tokyo

Discipline: Mechanical Engineering

Employment Type:Full-time

Posted:2021-10-09

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Title: Professor (Mechanical engineering)

Institution: Tokyo Institute of Technology

URL of institution or department : https://www.titech.ac.jp/english

Department :Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering

Institution type :National university

Job posting URL :http://www.jinjika.jim.titech.ac.jp/jobposting/koubo20210908-kou_en.pdf

Content of job information

[Description of the institution]

  • National university corporation, Tokyo Institute of Technology

[Job description]

  • Aiming at realizing human healthy, comfortable and safe life (improvement of QOL), the successful candidate conducts research and education on human-machine cooperative system that is in harmony with human physiological phenomena and psychological states, extending Mechanical Engineering.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be required to engage in

  • Carrying out research on the above area
  • Teaching students who study in Department of Mechanical Engineering and Graduate Major in Human Centered Science and Biomedical Engineering in undergraduate / graduate level classes / exercises / experiments
  • Supervising the students in research
  • Administrating organizations in Department of Mechanical Engineering and Tokyo Institute of Technology

[Address of work location and other information]

2-12-1 Ookayama Meguro-ku Tokyo, JAPAN

Salary:

  • The successful candidate will be paid under the “Annual Salary System with Lump-Sum Retirement Allowance" pursuant to the Institute's Regulations on Wage and Salary for Staff under Annual Salary System with Lump-Sum Retirement Allowance. In accordance with the regulations, the amount of annual salary will be determined based on the standard level for the first fiscal year of employment, and will be based on performance evaluations in subsequent years. A retirement allowance will be paid separately at the time of retirement.
  • Working hours: De facto working hours* under the discretionary labor system for professional work, 7 hours 45 minutes per day (38 hours 45 minutes per week) *Hours considered as working hours
  • Term: Permanent Position, The Institute has mandatory retirement, requiring employees to retire at age 65.
  • Social insurance and other benefits: Employee's pension, Mutual Aid Association short-term benefits (health insurance), employment insurance, worker's compensation Insurance.

Application document

  • Curriculum vitae including professional and educational history (from high school onward), degrees, awards, email address, portrait photo.
  • Accomplishment statement, including:
  • Refereed journal papers
  • Refereed conference proceedings
  • Commentaries
  • Books
  • Patents
  • Keynote or Invited lectures, etc.
  • h-index and its source of database (Google Scholar Citations, Scopus, Web of Science, Publons). A copy of the screenshot displaying the h-index on the database is acceptable
  • Copy of five major publications
  • Acquired research grants and external funds. Include names of the funds, project titles, amounts, periods of research, and allocated amounts (if not the principal researcher)
  • Research statement with a summary of research accomplishments and details of the future direction and plan for the applicant's work (free form, two pages in A4/letter size)
  • Teaching statement that provides a summary of accomplishments and discusses ideas for teaching and learning (free form, one pages in A4/letter size)
  • Social activities as a member of international and academic committees
  • Four references with names, affiliations, and contact details (two Japanese and two oversea universities or research institutes, respectively)

Two Excel files for the applicant information and list of achievement

Application method

  • The above required documents from 1. to 9. must be combined to a single PDF file. Please submit the pdf file and the two Excel files of 10 to humanMI_koubo2021@mech.e.titech.ac.jp
  • via Email as attachment files. The subject of the Email should be “Application-LastName.GivenName," where LastName and GivenName are those of the applicant, respectively.
  • If the confirmation of receipt does not arrive within three business days after submission, please contact us.

Selection details

Selection will be based on a comprehensive review of applications and interviews. Selected applicants may be asked to have an interview and/or give a presentation. Please note that travel expenses for attending interviews will not be reimbursed.

Application documents will not be returned. The personal information provided in the submitted documents will be used solely for recruitment and not for any other purpose, pursuant to the Institute's applicable rules and regulations.

Contact information

Prof. Masafumi OKADA, School of Engineering

Email: humanMI_koubo2021@mech.e.titech.ac.jp

Additional information

  • Application documents will not be returned. The personal information provided in the submitted documents will be used solely for recruitment and not for any other purpose, pursuant to the Institute's applicable rules and regulations.
  • Tokyo Institute of Technology, in order to ensure a diverse workforce, guarantees equal opportunities for all individuals regardless of nationality or gender.
  • Smoking is prohibited on campus (excluding designated outdoor smoking areas).
  • For more information, please refer to the following link.

http://www.hyoka.koho.titech.ac.jp/eprd/recently/koubo/koubo.php?lang=en

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