Job

Professor position at ICEPP, UTokyo is open for application.
The details are described in the followings.

Job Title and Number of Job PositionsOne professor
Starting dateAs soon as possible after the appointment
Term of EmploymentNon fixed-term
Probation Period6 months after the appointment
Place of workInternational Center for Elementary Particle Physics (ICEPP), The University of Tokyo (7-3-1 Hongo Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan)
AffiliationInternational Center for Elementary Particle Physics (ICEPP), The University of Tokyo
Contents of work dutiesThe appointed professor will conduct fundamental research on quantum computing and its application to the field of elementary particles in the Quantum Computing and AI Technology Research Division of the ICEPP, UTokyo. Furthermore, she/he will lead the field of quantum research by establishing a research network of domestic and international universities, research institutes, and private companies for the quantum field.
Working hoursDiscretionary work system for professional work applies and working hours will be deemed as 7 hours and 45 minutes per day.
Days off and LeaveSaturdays, Sundays, Holidays, and the year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 to January 3)
Annual Paid Leave, Special Leave, etc.
Wages, etc.Basic Salary will be decided taking your academic background, professional career, etc. End of semester bonus and diligence bonus (twice a year), Commuting allowance (up to 55,000 per month if the payment conditions are satisfied), and other allowances decided by the University
InsuranceYou will be enrolled in the insurance from the Mutual Aid Association of MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) and Employment Insurance by being provided for in the law.
EligibilityPersons with Ph. D or equivalent degree are considered to be eligible.
Application Documents1. Curriculum Vitae with the standard CV format of the UTokyo
https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/about/jobs.html
2. Research experience list (classification into papers, reviews, books, invited talks at international conferences, awards, and external funding received, as appropriate).
3. Publication list (indicate up to 5 most significant publications and specify their URL or DOI information accessible over the Internet).
4. Summary of research achievements to date
5. Research plan if you are appointed to the position
6. Three or more recommendation or reference letters (at least one from an overseas researcher should be included).
Application SubmissionApplicants should send the above application documents as E-mail attachments to hisho@icepp.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp with the E-mail subject of “Quantum AI Research Professor”. The recommendation or reference letters should be sent directly by those who write the letters to the same E-mail address.
Applicants should inquire if she/he does not have any acknowledgment of the receipt within a few days after the submission.
Application DeadlineMarch 29th (Friday), 2024.
Interviews will be conducted for successful applicants after screening of documents. Only those candidates scheduled for interviews will be contacted regarding the interview process. Include your e-mail address in your CV.
InquiriesProf. Junichi Tanaka, ICEPP, The University of Tokyo
Telephone:+81-3-3815-8384
Email:jtanaka@icepp.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Name of RecruiterThe University of Tokyo
State of working measures to avoid passive smokingSmoking is prohibited inside the grounds of our university.
We have smoking areas outdoors.
Others・During the period of employment, sharing controlled technology to you may be prohibited by FEFTA and it may become difficult to achieve your job as a faculty or a staff member of the University if you are under the control of a foreign government, corporation or university by contract, or under the control of a foreign government by economic interests. In such a case, you need to keep the contract or interests within the range that does not incur such restrictions.
・Personal information received through this application process will not be used for any other purposes.
・Applications from women are encouraged as per “Declaration of Gender Equality Acceleration” of the University of Tokyo.
Job title and Number of PositionsTwo tenure track assistant professors
Starting dateAs soon as possible after the appointment
Term of Employment, Renewal of contractEmployment term is 5 years. The first 3 years is defined as a tenure track period. The review and judgement for this period about assigned work progress, achievement, as well as attitudes in research etc. will be executed. The term of the employment will be removed and the position will become permanent if the review is successful. If not, the employment term is not removed.
Probation Period14 days after the appointment
Place of workInternational Center for Elementary Particle Physics (ICEPP), The University of Tokyo (7-3-1 Hongo Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan)
AffiliationInternational Center for Elementary Particle Physics (ICEPP), The University of Tokyo
Contents of work duties・The appointed person will be based at CERN and conduct research at the ATLAS experiment. She/he plays a central role in such an international collaboration.
・The appointed person will lead and mentor young researchers and graduate students in all aspects of physics analysis, detector operation, and future upgrade R&D.
Work HoursDiscretionary work system for professional work applies and working hours will be deemed as 7 hours and 45 minutes per day.
Days off and LeaveSaturdays, Sundays, Holidays, and the year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 to January 3)
Annual Paid Leave, Special Leave, etc.
Wages, etc.Appointee’s salary will be determined according to the UTokyo rules on application of the annual salary system.
・Annual salary system is adopted, and appointee will be paid about 600K JPY per month including performance-based bonus (depending on the appointee’s ability, performance and experience).
・Appointee may be able to have commuting allowance (up to 55K JPY per month) if the payment conditions are satisfied.
InsuranceYou will be enrolled in the insurance from the Mutual Aid Association of MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) and Employment Insurance by being provided for in the law.
EligibilityPersons with Ph. D or equivalent degree are considered to be eligible. Those who are expected to obtain Ph. D by the time of appointment are also considered.
Application Documents1. Curriculum Vitae with the standard CV format of the UTokyo
https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/about/jobs.html
2. Summary of research achievements to date
3. Publication list (indicate up to 3 most significant publications and specify their URL or DOI information accessible over the Internet).
4. Research plan if you are appointed to the position
5. Two or more recommendation or reference letters
Application SubmissionApplicants should send the above application documents as E-mail attachments to hisho@icepp.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp with the E-mail subject of “ATLAS Assistant Professor”.
The recommendation or reference letters should be sent directly by those who write the letters to the same E-mail address.
Applicants should inquire if she/he does not have any acknowledgment of the receipt within a few days after the submission.
Application DeadlineMarch 29 (Friday), 2024.
Interviews will be conducted for successful applicants after screening of documents. Only those candidates scheduled for interviews will be contacted regarding the interview process. Include your e-mail address in your CV.
InquiriesProf. Masaya Ishino, ICEPP, The University of Tokyo
Phone:+81-3-3815-8384
E-mail:mishino@icepp.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Name of RecruiterThe University of Tokyo
State of working measures to avoid passive smokingSmoking is prohibited inside the grounds of our university.
We have smoking areas outdoors.
Others・You may apply for the project assistant professor/project researcher position using this application. If you’d like to do so, indicate in the e-mail that you will apply both.
・During the period of employment, sharing controlled technology to you may be prohibited by FEFTA and it may become difficult to achieve your job as a faculty or a staff member of the University if you are under the control of a foreign government, corporation or university by contract, or under the control of a foreign government by economic interests. In such a case, you need to keep the contract or interests within the range that does not incur such restrictions.
・Personal information received through this application process will not be used for any other purposes.
・Applications from women are encouraged as per "Declaration of Gender Equality Acceleration" of the University of Tokyo.
Job title and Number of PositionsA few Project Assistant Professor or Project Researcher
Term of employmentAs soon as possible after the appointment but by the end of the current fiscal year
Renewal of contractYour employment contract may be renewed (maximum 5 years). In case of renewal, the employment contract will be renewed annually. Renewal of an employment contract will be determined by the following factors: budget status, assigned work progress, end-of-period work volume, all relevant factors such as performance, work records, attitudes, and/or your Medical condition.
Probation Period14 days after the appointment
Place of workInternational Center for Elementary Particle Physics (ICEPP), The University of Tokyo (7-3-1 Hongo Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan)
AffiliationInternational Center for Elementary Particle Physics (ICEPP), The University of Tokyo
Contents of work duties・The appointed person will be based at CERN and conduct research for physics analysis, detector operation, and R&D for the high-luminosity LHC at the ATLAS experiment. She/he plays a central role in such an international collaboration.
・(Project assistant professor) The appointed person will lead and mentor graduate students in all aspects of physics analysis, detector operation, and future upgrade R&D.
Work HoursDiscretionary work system for professional work applies and working hours will be deemed as 7 hours and 45 minutes per day.
Days off and LeaveSaturdays, Sundays, Holidays, and the year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 to January 3)
Annual Paid Leave, Special Leave, etc.
Wages, etc.Appointee’s salary will be determined according to the UTokyo rules on application of the annual salary system.
・Annual salary system is adopted, and appointee will be paid about 400K-470K JPY per month including performance-based bonus (depending on the appointee’s ability, performance and experience).
・Appointee may be able to have commuting allowance (up to 55K JPY per month) if the payment conditions are satisfied.
InsuranceYou will be enrolled in the insurance from the Mutual Aid Association of MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) and Employment Insurance by being provided for in the law.
EligibilityPersons with Ph. D or equivalent degree are considered to be eligible. Those who are expected to obtain Ph. D by the time of appointment are also considered.
Application Documents1. Curriculum Vitae with the standard CV format of the UTokyo
https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/about/jobs.html
2. Summary of research achievements to date
3. Publication list (indicate up to 3 most significant publications and specify their URL or DOI information accessible over the Internet).
4. Research plan if you are appointed to the position
5-1. Project assistant professor: Two or more recommendation or reference letters
5-2. Project researcher: both e-mail and telephone number of two or more persons to be contacted to hear about applicant
Application SubmissionApplicants should send the above application documents as E-mail attachments to hisho@icepp.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp with the E-mail subject of “ATLAS Project Researcher”.
The recommendation or reference letters should be sent directly by those who write the letters to the same E-mail address.
Applicants should inquire if she/he does not have any acknowledgment of the receipt within a few days after the submission.
Application DeadlineMarch 29 (Friday), 2024.
Interviews will be conducted for successful applicants after screening of documents. Only those candidates scheduled for interviews will be contacted regarding the interview process. Include your e-mail address in your CV.
InquiriesProf. Masaya Ishino, ICEPP, The University of Tokyo
Phone:+81-3-3815-8384
E-mail:mishino@icepp.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Name of RecruiterThe University of Tokyo
State of working measures to avoid passive smokingSmoking is prohibited inside the grounds of our university.
We have smoking areas outdoors.
Others・You may apply for the tenure track assistant professor position using the application of the project assistant professor. If you’d like to do so, indicate in the e-mail that you will apply both.
・During the period of employment, sharing controlled technology to you may be prohibited by FEFTA and it may become difficult to achieve your job as a faculty or a staff member of the University if you are under the control of a foreign government, corporation or university by contract, or under the control of a foreign government by economic interests. In such a case, you need to keep the contract or interests within the range that does not incur such restrictions.
・Personal information received through this application process will not be used for any other purposes.
・Applications from women are encouraged as per "Declaration of Gender Equality Acceleration" of the University of Tokyo.