Full Professor in Physics Tokyo Institute of Technology, Department of Physics

Announcement for the Position of Full Professorship

Department of Physics, School of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology


1. Position: Full Professor (one person)

2. Affiliation: Department of Physics, School of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology

3. Research field and job description: Theoretical research in Nuclear Physics or related area, teaching
undergraduate and graduate courses including the first year physics, and contribution to managements in the
faculty and the department

4. Expected start date: On or as early as possible after April 1st 2018.

5. Requirements: Applicants must have Doctoral degree or Ph. D. in physics or closely related area

6. Employment status: Full-time(Tenured), retirement age 65


7. Salary: It will be determined according to the National University Corporation Tokyo Institute of Technology
Salary Regulations for Employees, with annual or monthly salary, which will be determined before starting
the position.


8. Documents required for the application:


The following documents, items (1)–(6) combined to a single PDF file, and PDF files of five significant
papers (item 7) must be sent as E-mail attachments to pnp2017[at]phys.titech.ac.jp (replace
[at] with @) with a subject: Application-LastName.GivenName , where LastName and GivenName
are those of the applicant. Please consult us if the total file size exceeds 10 MB. If the confirmation
of receipt does not arrive within three business days of the submission, please contact us.


1) Curriculum vitae (since high-school graduation) including applicant’s photograph, age, gender, and


2) Publication list classified into the following categories: i) refereed original papers (the five significant
papers with attached copies must be marked with citation counts), ii) conference proceedings/talks (mark
invited talks), iii) review or commentary articles, and iv) books. In addition, total citation count of refereed
original papers and h-index must be shown.

3) Awards, prizes, other honors worthy of special mention, and/or summary of professional society activities
and social contributions, grants and contracts (mark whether principal investigator or not)

4) Brief statement of research achievements (up to two A4 size pages) and educational careers

5) Brief statement of future research plan (up to two A4 size pages) and educational plan, possible start date


6) List of four references with affiliations and e-mail addresses (at least two outside Japan), including the
authors of the letters of reference or recommendation.


7) PDF copies of five significant papers


8) Two letters of reference or recommendation (at least one from outside Japan)
Letters of reference or recommendation must be sent directly from the authors of the letters to the same
E-mail address as above with a subject: Reference-LastName.GivenName , where LastName and
GivenName are those of the applicant.


9. Application deadline: November 21st, 2017 (Tuesday)


10. Addresses:


(1) Application: pnp2017[at]phys.titech.ac.jp (replace [at] with @)


(2) Contact person for inquiry: Prof. Katsushi Ito, Department of Physics, School of Science, Tokyo Institute of
Technology, E-mail address: ito[at]th.phys.titech.ac.jp (replace [at] with @)



(1) In the selection process, a lecture/interview for a few applicants might be required. The applicant is required
to pay the traveling cost for the lecture/interview. (For overseas applicants, we may consider a video

(2) Tokyo Institute of Technology, in order to ensure a diverse workforce, guarantees equal opportunities for all
individuals regardless of nationality or gender.

(3) Tokyo Institute of Technology provides start-up funding through an internal support system, and the
selected applicant has a chance to use this system.

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