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Invitation for Applications for Assistant Professor Position

To whom it may concern,

Invitation for Applications for Assistant Professor Position

Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) invites applications for one position in the Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering at the rank of Full-Time Assistant Professor with a 3 year-term (reappointment by review), who can start as early as possible after the hiring decision. Salary follows the TMDU regulation, and you will be paid by stipend.

1. Qualifications
TMDU is interested in candidates who are knowledgeable and experienced in computer and information science. The successful candidate will be expected to have a high motivation and play a leading role in developing novel algorithms and proof-of-concept systems for artificial-intelligence(AI) analysis, high-dimensional data integration and human-body modeling. The applicant will be expected to engage research as well as teaching for graduate courses in the Department of Biomedical Information (Department Chair: Prof. Yoshikazu Nakajima). The applicant must hold a Ph.D. in this area. Japanese language proficiency is welcome though not required. Female applicants are particularly encouraged to apply for this position, since TMDU has promoted the Program for Activation of Gender Equity/Gender Medicine and Enrichment of Life since 2008.

2. Application Forms
Documents on the following lists must be prepared in Japanese or English:
(1) Designated application form (Curriculum Vitae, etc.) (free form)
(2) List of publications (free form)
(3) List of research grants and patents (free form)
(4) Reprints of representative publications (one copy per publication, up to 3 papers)
(5) Summary of previous research contributions (one page of A4 sheet)
(6) Summary of future research and education plans (one page of A4 sheet)
(7) Name and contact information of one referee

3. How to Apply
Send the above forms and documents by courier to the address below. Specify the title as “application to the Assistant Professor position in the Department of Biomedical Information”. All information is treated with the strictest confidentiality in accordance with pertinent laws and rules. Once submitted, documents will not be returned to applicants for any reason.

Prof. Yuji Miyahara, Ph.D.
Director
Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
2-3-10 Kanda-Surugadai, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0062, Japan

4. Selection Schedule
The 1st stage selection by review of application documents: early-June, 2018. The 2nd stage selection (for qualifiers only) includes interviews: June, 2018.

5. Period for Application
Applications should be sent to the postal address above by June 8th, 2018 Japan Standard Time (applications by postal mail must be posted by this date).

6. Inquiry
Inquiries should be directed to
Prof. Kenji Kawashima, Ph.D.
Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
e-mail: kkawa.bmc@tmd.ac.jp
Fax: +81-3-5280-8167