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Recruitment Notice: Assistant Professor/ Senior Assistant Professor, Future Medicine Creation Centre

Recruitment Notice: Assistant Professor/ Senior Assistant Professor, Future Medicine Creation Centre

The Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization is recruiting for the following positions:

  • Position: Assistant Professor/ Senior Assistant Professor
  • Department: Future Medicine Creation Centre

Job description:

Duties will vary according to need, but will generally include:

  • Position 1 - Establishing and operating clinical biobank
  • Position 2 - Conducting medical interpretation of results of genome and omics analysis
  • Position 3 - Conducting genome and omics informatics analysis
  • Position 4* - Performing validation and functional analysis of genome and omics data.
    *we may employ position 4 if there are suitable candidates.

Qualifications:

Projects often include working alongside various scientists, technicians and administrative officials, so successful applicants must have:

  • a desire to take on the challenges of unprecedented ventures
  • good communication skills and a global mindset
  • ability to focus on public projects and work well in a team
  • fluency in both Japanese and English
Additional requirements for Position 1 and 2*:
  • Doctoral degree or equivalent.
  • Knowledge and experience of molecular biology and biochemistry.

*For Position 2, a holder of a medical doctor or dentist's license is preferred.

Additional requirements for Position 3:
  • Doctoral degree or equivalent.
  • Knowledge and experience of bioinformatics, statistical genetics or data analysis.
Additional requirements for Position 4*:
  • Doctoral degree or equivalent.
  • Knowledge and experience of the experiment in the molecular biology and biochemistry.

*we may employ position 4 if there are suitable candidates.

Number of vacancies: 1-2 person(s) for each positions
Position type: Full-time
Application deadline: November 16, 2017

Contact:

Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization
Email: tommo-som@grp.tohoku.ac.jp

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