[入試] GTRプログラム連携機関である分子科学研究所(総研大)の説明会 (6/15)

第2回大学院説明会に先立ち、名古屋大学卓越大学院GTRプログラムの連携機関の一つである分子科学研究所(総合研究大学院大学)の説明会を以下の要領で実施致します。GTRプログラムは、大学院生を対象とした教育プログラムであり、大学院への進学をお考えの方はぜひこちらもご参加ください。

 

[お知らせ]荘司長三准教授と唐澤昌之君(M2)らの研究がTop 100 Science Spinoffsに選定されました。

 

荘司長三准教授と唐澤昌之君(M2)らの「世界初!一段階でベンゼンをフェノールに変換する細菌を開発」の研究が英国Spinoff.comによりTop 100 Science Spinoffs に選定されました.

https://app.box.com/shared/static/3cntcx8vx5dngo8xw7cs285pcf54vbli.pdf (p219に研究の紹介が掲載されています。)

[Job Opportunity] Designated Associate Professor Position at ITbM, Nagoya University



Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM) and the Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University are seeking for Designated Associate Professor with a strong background of quantum chemistry.


Job title (number of position)


Designated Associate Professor (one)

Affiliation

Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules, Nagoya University

Research field

Quantum chemistry

Eligibility requirements

Candidates should have Ph.D. degree and is capable of teaching quantum chemistry and computational chemistry in both Japanese and English. The successful candidate will work with Prof. Takeshi Yanai to carry out theoretical research based on quantum chemical approaches and related developments. Experience in the method development and theoretical research on chemical biology is highly desirable.

Conditions of employment

Term of employment: Three years from the date of taking up employment. The contract may be renewable up to March 31st, 2022, based on assessment of research achievement and performance as a faculty member.
Salary: Annual salary system (In addition, Commuting allowance will be provided.)

*To be determined based on career history etc. in accordance with Regulation on Pay Schedules for Employees Receiving Annual Salary at Nagoya University.
*Annual salary shall include housing allowance, sustenance allowance, biannual bonus, diligence bonus, retirement benefit, etc.

Working conditions: Work discretion system
Days off: Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays and year-end holidays (December 29-January 3)
Insurance: MEXT Mutual aid association (short-term premium (Health Insurance) and long-term premium (Pension)), Workers’ compensation insurance and Employment insurance.

Start date of taking up employment

At the earliest convenience before April 1st, 2019.

Application documents

1. Resume (attach photograph, in both Japanese and English)
2. List of achievements (in both Japanese and English including invited lectures and research grants)
3. Main article reprints (5 papers)
4. Research summary (in both Japanese and English, each up to 2 pages on A4)
5. Future research and education plan (in both Japanese and English, each up to 2 pages on A4)
6. Names and contact address of two references (in English)

Submission of application documents

Combine the above application documents into one PDF file and send as an attachment to the following address. Enter “ITbM Designated Associate Professor Application” as the subject/title. After submission, confirm the reply mail of receipt.
Address to submit document: jinji-chem@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp
If electronic submission is difficult, send the documentation via postal mail to the address below. In this case, specify “ITbM Designated Associate Professor Application Documents” on the envelope and send by simply registered mail.

Deadline for submission

Application materials should be arrived by August 20, 2018 (late applications will not be accepted).

Selection procedures

An appointee will be selected based on:
1) Initial screening of materials submitted
2) Final screening by interview (of only who passed initial screening)

Application submission

Prof. Hiroshi Abe
Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science
Nagoya University
Furo, Chikusa, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
Tel: +81-52-789-2490
E-mail: jinji-chem@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Application inquiries

Prof. Takeshi Yanai
Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules and Department of Chemistry, Graduate School
of Science, Nagoya University
Furo, Chikusa, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
Tel: +81-52-747-6397, E-mail: yanait@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Notes

· Applicant should be responsible for all travel expenses incurred for the interview.
· Submitted application materials will not be returned to the applicant.
· Nagoya University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
· All personal information is handled in strict confidentiality and is not utilized for any other
purpose or disclosed to any third party.

[Job Opportunity] Associate Professor Position at Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University



Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University is seeking an Associate Professor with a strong background in organic chemistry.


Job title (number of positions)

Associate Professor (one)

Affiliation

Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University

Research field

Organic chemistry, synthetic chemistry

Job description

Collaborating with Prof. Kenichiro Itami and other staff in Organic Chemistry Laboratory, he/she will be involved in education, research and management at the Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science and School of Science. Experience in the development of catalytic transformations of organic molecules and/or the synthesis and properties of nanocarbon molecules is highly desirable.

Employment conditions

  • Employment status: Full-time with tenure until mandatory retirement age (65 years of age); discretionary work system
  • Holidays: Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, summer holidays and year-end holidays (December 29 – January 3)
  • Leave: Paid annual leave, sick leave, and special leave
  • Salary and allowance: Paid in accordance with Nagoya University Pay Rules, etc.
  • Social insurance: Mutual Aid Association (health insurance), welfare pension, employment insurance and workers’ compensation insurance
 

Eligibility

A researcher holding a Ph. D. degree, who enthusiastically pioneers new research areas
Ability to give lectures on organic chemistry

Starting date

As soon as possible

Application documents written in English

  • Resume (attach photograph)
  • List of achievements (including invited lectures and research grants)
  • Main article reprints (maximum of 10 papers)
  • Research summary (2 pages on A4)
  • Future research and education plan (1-2 pages on A4)
  • Name and contact address of two referees

Submission of application documents

Combine the above application documents into one PDF file and send as an attachment to the following address. Enter “Chemistry Associate Professor Application (Name)” as the subject/title. After submission, confirm the reply mail of receipt. 
Address to submit document: jinji-chem2@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp
If electronic submission is difficult, send the documentation via postal mail to the address below. In this case, specify “Chemistry Associate Professor Application Documents” on the envelope and send by simple registered mail.

Deadline for submission

April 13, 2018

Selection method

Interview after document review

Submission of applications

Professor Hiroshi Abe
Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science,
Nagoya University
Furo, Chikusa, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)52-789-2490
Email: jinji-chem2@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp
 

Application inquiries

Prof. Kenichiro Itami
Organic Chemistry Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
Furo, Chikusa, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)52-788-6098
E-mail: itami@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Other notes

Applicant should be responsible for all travel expenses incurred for the interview.
Submitted application materials will not be returned to the applicant.
All personal information is handled in strict confidentiality and is not utilized for any other purpose or disclosed to any third party.
Nagoya University proactively promotes gender equality.


[Job Opportunity] Professor Position at ITbM, Nagoya University



The Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM) and the Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University are seeking a Professor with a strong background in theoretical chemistry.


Job title (number of positions)

Full Professor (one)

Affiliation

Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM), Nagoya University (Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University as a concurrent position)

Research field

Theoretical chemistry in a broad sense

Job description

As a Principle Investigator (PI) of the Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM), the World Premier International Research Center (WPI), the successful candidate will perform research in close collaboration with other ITbM faculty members. He/she will also be involved in education and management, including giving lectures on Chemistry at the Department of Material Science, Graduate School of Science and the Department of Chemistry, School of Science.

Employment conditions

Employment status: Full-time with tenure until mandatory retirement age (65 years of age); discretionary work system
Holidays: Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, summer holidays and year-end holidays (December 29 – January 3)
Leave: Paid annual leave, sick leave, and special leave
Salary and allowance: Paid in accordance with Nagoya University Pay Rules, etc.
Social insurance: Mutual Aid Association (health insurance), welfare pension, employment insurance and workers’ compensation insurance


Eligibility

A researcher holding a Ph. D. degree, who enthusiastically pioneers new research areas
Ability to give lectures on quantum chemistry and computational chemistry


Starting date

April 1, 2018


Application documents written in English

  • Resume (attach photograph)
  • List of achievements (including invited lectures and research grants)
  • Main article reprints (maximum of 10 papers)
  • Research summary (2 pages on A4)
  • Future research and education plan (1-2 pages on A4)
  • Name and contact address of two referees

Submission of application documents

Combine the above application documents into one PDF file and send as an attachment to the following address. Enter “ITbM Professor Application” as the subject/title. After submission, confirm the reply mail of receipt. 
Address to submit document: h-abe@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp
If electronic submission is difficult, send the documentation via postal mail to the address below. In this case, specify “ITbM Professor Application Documents” on the envelope and send by simple registered mail.


Deadline for submission

August 1 2017


Selection method

Interview after document review

Submission of applications/inquiries

Professor Hiroshi Abe
Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science,
Nagoya University
Furo, Chikusa, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)52-789-2490
Email: h-abe@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp


Other notes

This is an international call for applications. Nagoya University proactively promotes a gender equality.

(Japanese) [入試] 平成29年度 大学院説明会&研究室紹介 5/13、6/10開催のお知らせ

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[Job Opportunity] Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Position at the Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, and Research Center for Materials Science, Nagoya University




Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, and Research Center for Materials Science at Nagoya University is seeking a faculty member with strong background in synthetic organic chemistry, who has the potential to play a leading role in conducting research and education.


Job title

Tenure Track Assistant Professor: Japanese “Jokyo” (not Principal Investigator (PI))

Number of Positions

One

Affiliation

Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, and Research Center for Materials Science, Nagoya University

Research field

Synthetic organic chemistry

Eligibility

Applicants must hold a Ph.D., with scientific achievements and experience in synthetic organic chemistry. The appointee will join the Organic Chemistry Laboratory and work with Prof. Kenichiro Itami in the Department of Chemistry, cooperating with other members on objective projects in the laboratory.

Mission

The major mission of the appointee is to develop functional molecules by rapid synthesis catalysts.

Conditions of employment

Term of employment: five years from the date of taking up employment.
Tenure assessment/job promotion: research quality and performance as a faculty member (e.g., laboratory teaching/management, research grant acquisition) will be reviewed in the fourth (mid-term evaluation) and fifth (final evaluation) year of employment. If overall performance including research achievement is assessed to be outstanding, the applicant will be promoted to a tenured lecturer (not a PI position). If otherwise, then the appointee will be given the opportunity to be reemployed as a designated assistant professor for a period of not more than one year, dated as of the end of the first term of employment.
Salary: annual salary based on Regulation on Pay Schedules for Employees Receiving Annual Salary at Nagoya University.

Start date of taking up employment

As soon as possible, after the result is announced.

Application method

Application materials should be submitted in either in English or Japanese. Save the following documents as a single pdf file and submit to the e-mail address stipulated in [Application submission] below. The subject line of the email should be “Application to Tenure Track Assistant Professor at Organic Chemistry Laboratory”.

  1. Curriculum vitae (including portrait photograph)
  2. List of publications (including invited lectures and research grants)
  3. Up to five reprints of scientific papers authored by the applicant that represent significant achievements
  4. Brief summary of applicant’s research achievements (up to two A4 pages)
  5. Plans for future research and pedagogic interest (up to two A4 pages)
  6. Names and contact information of two persons from whom references can be obtained

Selection procedures

The appointee will be selected based on:

  1. Initial screening of materials submitted
  2. Final screening by interview (only of applicants who have passed the initial screening)

Application deadline

Application materials should arrive by December 5, 2016 (late applications will not be accepted).

Application submission

Prof. Susumu Saito (Department Head)
Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
Tel: +81-52-789-5945, E-mail: saito.susumu@f.mbox.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Application enquiries

Prof. Kenichiro Itami
Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
Tel: +81-52-788-6098, E-mail: itami@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Notes

 

[Job Opportunity] Female Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Position at the Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University



In order to facilitate gender equality through Nagoya University’s Advanced Positive Action Plan, the Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science at this University is seeking a female faculty member with strong background in synthetic organic/organometallic chemistry and/or photocatalysis, who has the potential to play a leading role in conducting research and education.

Job title

Tenure Track Assistant Professor: Japanese “Jokyo” (not Principal Investigator (PI))

Number of Positions

One

Affiliation

Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University

Research field

Synthetic organic chemistry, organometallic chemistry, and/or photocatalysis

Eligibility

Applicants must hold a Ph.D., with scientific achievements and experience in at least two of the following three research areas: 1. organometallic chemistry/metal coordination chemistry; 2. synthetic organic chemistry and; 3. molecular or semiconductor photocatalysis. The appointee will join the Noyori Laboratory and work with Prof. Susumu Saito (PI) in the Department of Chemistry, cooperating with other members on objective projects in the laboratory.

Mission

The major mission of the appointee is to develop molecular catalysts and functional organic molecule–semiconductor hybrid catalysts, which are useful for novel artificial photosynthesis and organic synthesis. Experience in the development of catalytic transformations of organic compounds including alcohols, CO2 or H2O is highly desirable.

Conditions of employment

Term of employment: five years from the date of taking up employment.
Tenure assessment/job promotion: research quality and performance as a faculty member (e.g., laboratory teaching/management, research grant acquisition) will be reviewed in the fourth (mid-term evaluation) and fifth (final evaluation) year of employment. If overall performance including research achievement is assessed to be outstanding, the applicant will be promoted to a tenured lecturer (not a PI position). If otherwise, then the appointee will be given the opportunity to be reemployed as a designated assistant professor for a period of not more than one year, dated as of the end of the first term of employment.
Salary: annual salary based on Regulation on Pay Schedules for Employees Receiving Annual Salary at Nagoya University.

Start date of taking up employment

As soon as possible, after the result is announced.

Application method

Application materials should be submitted in either in English or Japanese. Save the following documents as a single pdf file and submit to the e-mail address stipulated in [Application submission and enquiries] below. The subject line of the email should be “Application to Tenure Track Female Assistant Professor at Noyori Laboratory”.
  1. Curriculum vitae (including portrait photograph)
  2. List of publications (including invited lectures and research grants)
  3. Five reprints of scientific papers authored by the applicant that represent significant achievements
  4. Brief summary of applicant’s research achievements (up to two A4 pages)
  5. Plans for future research and pedagogic interest (up to two A4 pages)
  6. Names and contact information of two persons from whom references can be obtained

Selection procedures

The appointee will be selected based on:
  1. Initial screening of materials submitted
  2. Final screening by interview (only of applicants who have passed the initial screening)

Application deadline

Application materials should arrive by October 16, 2016 (late applications will not be accepted).

Application submission and enquiries

Prof. Susumu Saito (Department Head)
Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
Tel: +81-52-789-5945, E-mail: saito.susumu@f.mbox.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Notes

(Japanese) [入試] 平成28年度 大学院説明会&研究室紹介 5/7、6/4開催のお知らせ

Sorry, this entry is only available in Japanese.

[Job Opportunity] Job Opportunity for Tenure-Track Assistant Professor (non-PI) at Research Center for Materials Science, Nagoya University




Position summary: Research Center for Materials Science is seeking a tenure-track assistant professor “Jokyo” (non-PI [principal investigator] assistant professor) for the Laboratory of Organic Synthesis.

Affiliation

Research Center for Materials Science is seeking a tenure-track assistant professor.

Number of position

1 Tenure-Track “Jokyo” (non-PI [principal investigator] assistant professor)

Salary and benefits

Conforming to “Regulation of Pay Schedules for Employees Receiving Annual Salary at Nagoya University”

Expected starting date

At the earliest convenience from May 2016

Term

5 years
The research quality and laboratory teaching performance will be reviewed in the 5th year. If successful, the applicant will be promoted to a tenured lecturer (non-PI position); otherwise, the applicant will be employed as a designated assistant professor with a fixed term of 1 year.

Qualifications

Holder of a doctorate (Ph.D.) degree (before the expected starting date). A good command of English and/or Japanese is required. Enough experience and knowledge in organic chemistry and functional organic materials are required.

Mission

The applicant will join the Laboratory of Functional Organic Materials Chemistry in Department of Chemistry (PI: Prof. Shigehiro Yamaguchi) and cooperate with other members on ongoing projects within the laboratory. Specific projects are: 1) Development of functional π-electron materials, 2) development of functional main group compounds, and 3) application to organic electronics and bioimaging. The applicant should also contribute to the research and education in Research Center for Materials Science.

Application deadline

February 7th, 2016.

Selection

Applicants who pass the primary screening, based upon the submitted documents, will be invited for an interview with faculty members.

Application

Compile a pdf file (in Japanese or English) containing the following 6 items, and send it by e-mail to the address below. The subject of the e-mail should be “Application of Tenure-Track Assistant Professor (Functional Organic Materials Chemistry)”.

    1. (1) Curriculum vitae (with a photo)
      (2) Publication list
      (3) copies of 5 representative publications

      (4) Summary of research (A4, 2 pages)
      (5) Research plan and pedagogic interest (A4, 2 pages)

      (6) Two contact references (name, affiliation, and e-mail address)
  • E-mail: saito.susumu@f.mbox.nagoya-u.ac.jp
    
Professor Susumu Saito
    Chairman of Department of Chemistry Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University

    Contact

    Professor Shigehiro Yamaguchi,
    PI of Laboratory of Functional Organic Materials Chemistry,
Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
    Tel: +81-52-789-2291
    
E-mail: yamaguchi@chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp

    Further Information
    The Tenure-Track system at Nagoya University:

    http://www.nagoya-u.ac.jp/extra/kisoku/act/frame/frame110001177.htm

    Nagoya University commits to gender equality:

    http://www.kyodo-sankaku.provost.nagoya-u.ac.jp