Recruitment Notice: Specially Appointed Assistant Professor

The Tohoku University Forum for Creativity (TFC) is seeking to hire a specially appointed assistant professor. The role involves strategic planning and coordination with the TFC Director to oversee academic programs, such as conferences, workshops and seminars. Job duties will entail promoting scientific programs and liaising with domestic and international stakeholders.

The desired candidate will have an advance degree, be comfortable in a scientific setting, possess exceptional time management skills with the ability to prioritize tasks within a demanding schedule, and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Highly motivated candidates with the capacity to bridge scientists from diverse disciplines are encouraged to apply.

Further details, including how to apply, can be found here.

Position: Specially Appointed Assistant Professor (Research Administrator)

2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, Japan


A Ph.D. degree or equivalent

An academic background in one of the following fields:
mathematical and physical sciences, informatics, humanities or social sciences.

Number of positions: 1
Job type:

Full-time; fixed-term

Starting date:

April 1, 2022 (negotiable)

Application deadline:

January 31, 2022

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

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