Employment Opportunity


The Principle Professor at Toyota Technological Institute plays a leading role in further enhancing and developing education and research in the doctoral program of the Graduate School of Engineering, and is given special treatment in terms of research with the mission of pursuing excellence in research and fostering talented individuals in the doctoral program.

Last updated on Apr 25, 2023

Positions Principle Professor (Intelligent Machinery)
Number of Positions Available One
Research Field Intelligent Machinery and related fields (e.g., basis or applied research in fields on next-generation robotics, medical engineering and bioengineering, intelligent mechanical systems that make full use of dynamics of machinery and vibration engineering, thermal engineering, solid and structural mechanics, materials engineering, etc., or large-scale computational fields related to these fields)
Qualifications Candidates must have a PhD degree and have outstanding research achievements and capabilities in the above research fields, and are expected to achieve significant results in the future.
Must be able to teach specialized subjects and basic subjects such as physics and mathematics at undergraduate and graduate schools related to the above research fields, as well as supervise and teach student experiments.
Equivalent to Japanese N2 level, capable of teaching classes.
Starting Date April 1, 2024 or at the candidate's earliest convenience
Documents to submit (1) A Curriculum Vitae (designated form)
(2) A List of research and educational achievements
(3) Reprints of five major papers (photocopies acceptable)
(4) A summary of your research within 3 pages
(5) Research plans and educational aspirations within 3 pages
(6) Names, affiliations, and contact information for two references
Please obtain the forms for (1), (2) and (6) from the following JREC-IN website.
Principle Professor / Intelligent Machinery
(3), (4) and (5) free to use any form.
Deadline for submission July 31, 2023
Inquiry Selection Committee Chair Professor Yasutake Ohishi
Phone: +81-(0)52-809-1860
e-mail: y-ohishi1 "AT" toyota-ti.ac.jp
Please replace "AT" with @.

The above should be sent to Please submit your application either via JREC-IN or by post mail.
In case of submitting via JREC-IN, please submit the above items (1) to (6) in a single PDF or ZIP file.

By postal mail, please send to the following address.
Application documents will not be returned.
Mr. Masashi Hisamoto, Human Resources Department
Toyota Technological Institute
2-12-1, Hisakata, Tempaku-ku Nagoya, 468-8511 Japan
Phone: +81-(0)52-809-1712

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