HIAS Health is seeking to appoint a Professor or an Associate Professor.

(Closing date is 10th May 2018 (JST)) 
Job titleProfessor or Associate Professor, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study
Place of workHitotsubashi University
2-1 Naka, Kunitachi, Tokyo 186-8601, Japan
Number of positionsOne
SalaryTo be determined in accordance with the University’s regulations
Start dateOctober 2018
Contact lengthOpen
 DutiesTo contribute to the research and teaching objectives of the HIAS
Qualifications1.PhD
2.Internationally recognized track record in health policy research
3.Leadership and managerial skills to carry out joint research projects with international institutions
4.Ability to attract major research funds
5.Ability and willingness to engage with health policymaking in Japan
6.Ability to supervise and mentor other staff members and students
ApplicationApplicants should prepare a single PDF file that contains the following documents from 1 to 5, and send it by email to hias-info@dm.hit-u.ac.jp. Please put “Application for faculty position of HIAS Health” in the subject of the email.
1.CV
2.List of publications, external funds obtained, invited talks, and governmental positions held (if any)
3.Research and teaching statement, describing how you meet the requirements of the position
4.Copies of five major publications
5.Details of two academic referees
Closing date10th May 2018 (JST)
Interview dateEarly June 2018
SelectionThe selection process will consist of three stages: 1) a document review, 2) an interview, and 3) a job seminar. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview by 29th May 2018.
Point of ContactTakahiro KUBOTA (Mr.)
hias-info@dm.hit-u.ac.jp
(Should you have any questions, please contact us by email.)
NotesAll submitted application documents will not be used for any other purpose except the selection process for this position.
Application documents will not be returned. After an application has been processed, all submitted documents will be disposed of immediately in an appropriate manner.
Hitotsubashi University is an equal opportunity employer in the spirit of the Basic Act for Gender-Equal Society.

For working conditions and other details, please see this PDF <PDF>

Hitotsubashi University official Website; Job Opportunity page (Japanese site)