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Toyota Technological Institute

Application for Principal Professor

Last updated on Jan 12, 2018

Positions Principal Professor

The “Principal Professor” will serve as the head of a “unit laboratory”, that consists of the Principal Professor, one associate professor, and three post-doctoral fellows. A start-up grant of about one hundred million Japanese yen (ca. one million US dollars ) is available. In addition, a research budget of about ten million Japanese yen (ca. one hundred thousand US dollars) will be given each year to promote research programs for a period of five years. At the end of this five-year term, the principal professor will be given a formal evaluation.
Number of Positions Available One (1)
Research Field Science and technology for advanced instrumentation and/or information processing

Examples: New devices and systems for advanced information processing, communication, and/or sensing; Leading instrumentation technologies for ultra-sensitive measurements and/or bio-medical studies and diagnosis; Science and technology of cyber-physical systems.
Qualifications A successful candidate must have a Ph. D. degree or the equivalent in a relevant field; he/she must possess outstanding competence to promote world-class research program(s) as well as to conduct excellent teaching and research supervision for graduate and undergraduate students, so as to fulfill his/her mission as a superb leader in research and education.
Starting Date April 1, 2019 or on the date of the earliest convenience
Documents to submit (1) A curriculum vitae
(2) A list of publications
(3) Copies of 5 representative papers
(4) An outline of research and educational accomplishments (about 3-pages)
(5) A future plan of educational and research activities (about 3- pages)
(6) Names of two references, including phone numbers and e-mail addresses
(7) An application form (available on our website)
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Candidacy will not be considered unless the full documents are submitted.
The application documents will not be returned.
Deadline for submission May 15, 2018
Inquiry Search Committee Chair Search Committee Chair, Dr. Kazuo Hotate, Vice President & Professor
Phone: +81-52-809-1821
E-mail: hotate-koubo*AT*toyota-ti.ac.jp
(Please replace *AT* with @)
The above should be sent to Mr, Masashi Hisamoto
Administration Division
Toyota Technological Institute,
2-12-1, Hisakata, Tempaku-ku, Nagoya, Aichi, 468-8511, Japan

( Please write “Application for Principal Professor” in red on the envelop.Application documents will not be returned.)

Toyota Technological Institute is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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