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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Assistant professorship in mathematical logic, JAPAN

Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Ishikawa

Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology:

invites applications for an assistant professor position in the SCHOOL OF INFORMATION SCIENCE. 
The appointee is expected to start her/his academic and educational activities at JAIST on October
1st, 2011.

Candidates have to be highly competent in conducting research work in Mathematical Logic and 
Foundations (such as constructive mathematics and reverse mathematics, including application to 
information science).

The details are here:

Please publicise this as widely as you can, and encourage good applicants to apply.

Thank you very much.
With best regards,

Professor Hajime Ishihara
School of Information Science
Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
1-1 Asahidai, Nomi, Ishikawa 923-1292, Japan
Tel: +81-761-51-1206
Fax: +81-761-51-1149