Associate Professor in the Faculty of Information Science and Technology
Hokkaido University, Faculty of Information Science and Technology

Recruitment of Associate Professor in the Faculty of Information Science and
Technology, Hokkaido University

We invite applications for the position of Associate Professor in the Faculty of
Information Science and Technology, Hokkaido University as follows.

1. Position
Associate Professor

2. Department
Faculty of Information Science and Technology, Division of Electronics for
Informatics, Research Group of Integrated Systems Engineering

3. Research Field
Research field of emerging materials, devices, and circuit systems for next-generation
integrated nanoelectronics. In particular, one of the following field, or these
interdisciplinary field: (1) development and physical proof of core technologies for
device-aware circuit and systems exploiting physical properties of nanomaterials and
devices (e.g., quantum fluctuation, nonvolatile functionality, etc.), (2) Construction
and actual proof of novel measurement and control systems for nano-physical systems
based on analog and digital circuit technologies, (3) Development and physical proof
of revolutionary information-processing nano-systems’ base targeting near-future
integrated systems, e.g., integrated artificial intelligence, IoT, etc., towards their social

4. Works in Charge
In Division of Electronics for Informatics, Graduate School of Information Science
and Technology, (1) co-handling the following subjects: “Integrated Information
Processing”, “Advanced Exercise in Electronics for Informatics”, and “Advanced
Study in Electronics for Informatics”. In Course of Electrical and Electronic
Engineering, Department of Electronics and Information Engineering, School of
Engineering, (2) handling inter course subjects and special subjects, as with (3) extra
subjects in the graduate school, inter department subjects, and inter school subjects.
In addition to research and education, (4) university’s operation management will
partly be assigned.

5. Qualifications
(1) Ph.D. degree at the time of appointment
(2) Ability to handle university’s operation management and student supervision
(3) Strong motivation for joint research and interaction with foreign researchers
(4) Ability of communication and writing in English for high-level education and

6. Desired Start Date
December 1, 2019

7. Probation Period
The probation period is three months.

8. Salary
The salary will be determined in accordance with the regulations of Hokkaido

9. Working Form
Discretionary labor system for professional work
The working hours for a day is deemed as 7 hours and 45 minutes.

10. Health Insurance
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Mutual Aid
Association, Employees’ Pension, Workers’ Accident Compensation Insurance and
Employment Insurance

11. Name of Recruiting Institution
Hokkaido University

12. Application Materials

(1) Curriculum Vitae
Free format with an attached photo taken within six months, academic history, degree,
qualifications, record of awards, employment history, research history, teaching
experience, affiliated academic society, activities in academic society.
Applicant who has been employed by Hokkaido University from April 1, 2013 (any
position, including Part-time Lecture, TA, TF, RA and Short-term Support Assistant,
etc.) should provide full details of your employment history.

(2) List of publications
Publications should be classified in the following order: peer-reviewed academic
papers, conference papers, books, review/survey articles, patents.
For each peer-reviewed academic paper, its impact factor and citation counts should
be indicated.

(3) List of research grants as a principal investigator (name of research grant, project
title, terms, and budgets)

(4) Copies of five major peer-reviewed academic papers published in the last five
years, and copy(ies) of review/survey articles.

(5) Summary of past and current researches (about 1,000 words). International joint
research activities should be described if they exist.

(6) Statement of research and education goals upon appointment (about 500 words
for each)

(7) A list of two references (including the names, phone numbers and e-mail

Printed documents of (1)-(7) above and their electronic files (source files or scanned
files) burned in CD or DVD must be submitted upon application.

13. Selection
Applicants who passed the first document-based screening will be interviewed in
early September 2019.

14. Application Deadline
Friday, August 23, 2019 (JST)
The deadline must be strictly observed.

15. Application
Administrative Affairs, Faculty of Information Science and Technology, Hokkaido
Kita 14 Nishi 9, Kita-ku, Sapporo Hokkaido 060-0814 Japan

Application materials must be submitted by registered mail with “Application for
Associate Professor in the Faculty of Information Science and Technology” in red ink
on the surface of the envelop.

The documents once submitted will not be returned. Personal information will be
exclusively used for the screening

16. Inquiries
Prof. Tetsuya Uemura,
Faculty of Information Science and Technology, Hokkaido University
Kita 14 Nishi 9, Kita-ku, Sapporo Hokkaido 060-0814 Japan
Phone: +81-11-706-6440

17. Others
Upon the interview, transportation and related expenses will not be paid.
At Hokkaido University, we are actively promoting both education and research
activities while relying on diverse human resources and gender equality. Therefore,
we explicitly invite women qualified in research field to apply. We are also actively
supporting a satisfying work-life-balance and are thus creating ideal environments for
people to reach their full potentials.

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