Recruitment Notice: Research Administrator

Tohoku Forum for Creativity at Tohoku University, invites applications for the position of Specially Appointed Research Administrator.

Position: Research Administrator
Location: 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577 JAPAN
Job description: Tohoku University's Tohoku Forum for Creativity is looking for a motivated and dynamic candidate to plan and coordinate academic programs such as conferences, workshops and seminars. Working under the Forum Director, the desired candidate shall liaise with national and international scientists and stake holders to promote scientific programs across a wide array of fields. Furthermore, candidates may be expected to promote international academic exchanges with partner universities. Those with advanced degrees in the sciences are highly desired and we welcome dynamic candidates with the ability to connect scientists from diverse disciplines.
  • A doctoral or Ph.D. degree or equivalent
  • An academic background in one of the following: Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Informatics, Humanities of Social Sciences
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, time management skills, interpersonal skills, and the willingness to work in a team
Number of positions: One
Position type: Full-time, Fixed-term
Starting date: Autumn 2019
Application deadline: September 30, 2019


Satoru Senarita
General Affairs Section, Organization for Advanced Studies
Tohoku University
Tel: +81 22 217-5922

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