|ADDRESS: Furocho, Chikusaku, Nagoya, Japan / POSTAL CODE: 464-8602|
Job Opportunity Associate/Full Professorship for G30 Program
Associate or Full Professor Position for the Global 30 International Graduate Program in Mathematical Science
The application for the position is over.
The Global 30 International Programs of Nagoya University, Mathematical Science Program seeks to fill two full-time, temporary positions at the rank of associate or full professor position. The successful candidate will teach up to 6 courses per year (up to 6 ‘koma’ per year*). As full-time faculty, s/he will be expected to hold office hours, provide academic advising for students and perform the normal duties associated with teaching.
(*In Japan one course or &ksquo;koma’ is equivalent to one 90 minute lecture per week for 15 weeks)
Possible courses that the successful candidate will be expected to teach:
Nagoya University seeks individuals with demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level, with an interest to teach introductory courses to international students from all over the world in Japan. The initial contract will start on June 1, 2011, and terminate on May 31, 2014. On October 1, 2011, the first international course students will be entering, and the teaching will start then.
Contingent upon job performance and funding of Global 30 international programs, the contract may be renewable for an additional three-year term.
Salary: JPY4,000,000–10,000,000/year (all inclusive, such as taxes, health insurance, daily commuting expenses, etc.); commensurate with qualifications and experience, based upon institutional policy
To apply, please send your complete application package to:
Office of International Strategic Planning
Contact: G30 (at) math.nagoya-u.ac.jp [in English or Japanese language]
Please enclose the above documents in an envelope and write “Faculty Application for International Programs in Fundamental and Applied Physics position; No.TP08” in red ink on the envelope. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Application deadline: January 28, 2011
(Note: Only those selected will be notified for further instructions.)
About Nagoya University
Nagoya University is a comprehensive national research-intensive university located in between Tokyo and Kyoto where many of the top manufacturing companies have their operations. With approx. 16,000 students (1,500 international), our faculty have won internationally acclaimed awards including the Fields Medal, King Faisal International Prize and the Nobel Prize, with three of our four Nobel Laureates alumni of the university. Currently, Nagoya University is ranked 82 (Academic Ranking of World Universities) and 92 (Times Higher Education) in the world. Starting October, 2011, Nagoya University will offer select programs taught in English. The city of Nagoya is the fourth largest city in Japan with the access of a large metropolis combined with a small town atmosphere, making it an affordable and comfortable place to live.