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(Associate/Full) Professorship in Logic/Statistics/Computer Science, Kobe, JAPAN
Deadline for applications is May 31. A Professor or an Associate Professor in Mathematics (a faculty position) at the Graduate School of System Informatics, Kobe University (Japan) The Graduate SchoolMon 14:31 29 April 2013 14:31[LOGIC] Mailing List [email@example.com]Actions http://www.csi.kobe-u.ac.jp/english/koubo/20130403_e.pdf Deadline for applications is May 31. A Professor or an Associate Professor in Mathematics (a faculty position) at the Graduate School of System Informatics, Kobe University (Japan) The Graduate School of System Informatics of Kobe University invites applications from qualified candidates for a faculty position at the rank of either a professor or an associate professor in areas of mathematics in connections with the research fields of the Group of Logic, Statistics and Informatics (see the URL below). Outstanding researchers in these fields are encouraged to apply. 1 Field of Research Mathematics in research areas (e.g. mathematical statistics) having connection with the research activities of the Group of Logic, Statistics and Informatics: see http://kurt.scitec.kobe-u.ac.jp/index-jp.html Position Description The candidate must have a doctoral degree in mathematics. He or she is expected to have established an outstanding independent research program and will be expected to contribute to the Graduate School's teaching program, including lectures on probability theory and statistics, as well as to the undergraduate general education program of Kobe University. The candidate should have a broad education in mathematics and have interest also in areas of mathematics including mathematics as the foundation of informatics and applications of mathematics in computer science in general. The candidate must have a good knowledge of Japanese so that he or she should be (at latest after a couple of years) in a position to give lectures in Japanese and undertake diverse activities as a faculty member on the basis of Japanese language. In conformity with The Basic Law for Gender-equal Society (Law No 78 of 1999) we encourage the applications of female candidates and prefer them in case of equivalent qualifications. Deadline Applications should arrive at the following address by May 31, 2013 Expected Commencement Date: October 1, 2013 Application materials (in Japanese or English) (1) Curriculum Vitae (2) List of publications, talks, etc. (papers to appear and preprints may be included but the status of such papers (accepted, submitted, preprint, etc.) should be clearly indicated). (3) Offprints of major papers (copies are acceptable as well), preprints, etc. (4) List of competitive research funds obtained in the past (5) Summary of past research activities and future research plan (approximately 2 pages on A4 size paper) (6) Summary of past teaching experiences and educational philosophy of the candidate (7) 1 reference letter (8) Names and contact details (including email addresses) of two researchers available for consultation (9) Contact details of the applicant including affiliation, postal address, telephone numbers and email address To be sent (via post) to: Professor Dr. Takenao Ohkawa Department of Information Science Graduate School of System Informatics, Kobe University Rokkodai 1-1, Nada, Kobe, Hyogo, 657-8501 Japan as registered mail. Selection process Candidates will be chosen based on the application materials. If necessary, some chosen candidates may be interviewed. Applicants will be responsible for any travel and communication expenses incurred during the application process.