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RE: Announcement of open position for the post of Professor of Health Policy and Informatics

National, Public, and Private Universities in Japan
Dean of the Graduate School
Dean of the Medical School
Head of Concerned Institutions


July 30, 2018
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences
Selection Committee for Professor of Health Policy and Informatics
Chairperson: Masanobu Kitagawa


RE: Announcement of open position for the post of Professor of Health Policy and Informatics


It is our pleasure to announce that the Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences (Field of Medicine) at Tokyo Medical and Dental School is accepting applications for the post of Professor of Health Policy and Informatics.

Please notify universities and concerned institutions about the following information.

Our Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences (Field of Medicine) has introduced fixed-term appointments for managerial positions (five-year term; renewal of contract to be evaluated based on achievements during the contract period). Please see the following URL for more information (Japanese only).

URL: http://www.tmd.ac.jp/cmn/rules/houki/3hen/2shou/4setsu/32403kyouinninki.pdf

1. Qualification Requirements
The applicant is required to have outstanding research achievements and academic experience in the field of the Health Policy and Informatics. The applicant will also be required to take charge of lectures on Social Medicine and laboratory courses in the medical school as well as supervise the research activity of graduate students (Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences Doctoral Program, Master's Program: Health Sciences and Biomedical Engineering Master of Medical Administration Course).

This position also requires the creation of medical quality indicators for hospitals as part of the Master of Medical Administration Course). Please see the following URL for more information (Japanese only).
URL: http://www.tmd.ac.jp/faculties/graduate_school/master_mma/index.html

*Applications from female researchers are highly encouraged. Institutional support earmarked specifically for female researchers is available.

2. Application Documents (when indicated use the required form provided by the university)
A. Curriculum Vitae (Form 1)
B. Publication History (Form 2)
C. Performance Summary (Form 3)
D. Reprints of Articles
Printed copies are also acceptable; maximum 20 research papers and 10 review articles or books
E. Summary of Research Achievements (Form 4)
Both past achievements and future prospects
F. Statement of Views on Undergraduate and Postgraduate Education (Form 5)
G. Research Grants (Form 6)
Principal investigator (PI) or co-principal investigator (Co- PI)
H. Service to Profession (Form 7)
Include Departmental/University Service; for example, committees, invited journal reviews and lectures
I. Recommendation or Self-recommendation Letter (optional)
J. Signed Notification of Application (Form 8)

All required university forms (A., B., C., E., F., G., H. and J. above) can be downloaded at the following URL: http://www.tmd.ac.jp/
(Tokyo Medical and Dental University home page→Job advertisement)

3. Application Deadline
Friday, August 31, 2018

4. Please send applications to the following address:

Secretary General of the School of Medicine, Secretary Toyo Masuda
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
1-5-45 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan 113-8519

Please send documents by registered mail and write “Selection for Professor"in red on the front of the envelope.

Note: An additional duplicate copy of the Performance Summary (Form 3) must be emailed separately. Please send the file as an attachment to the email address below.
Note: The personal information you provide will be used for internal use only. No documents, once submitted, will be returned to applicants for any reason.

5. Contact information for inquiries:

Faculty of Medicine, General Affairs Section
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
TEL: +81-3-5803-5096 (direct number)
FAX: +81-3-5803-0112
E-mail: syomu1.adm@tmd.ac.jp