[受賞] 唐澤昌之君(M2)が第12回バイオ関連化学シンポジウムにてMetallomics賞を受賞

 

2018年9月9日~11日、大阪大学にて行われた第12回バイオ関連化学シンポジウムにおいて、生物無機化学研究室の唐澤昌之君(M2)がMetallomics賞を受賞しました。 おめでとうございます!

[受賞] 小野田浩宜君(D3)が第12回バイオ関連化学シンポジウムにて学生ポスター賞を受賞

 

2018年9月9日~11日、大阪大学にて行われた第12回バイオ関連化学シンポジウムにおいて、生物無機化学研究室の小野田浩宜君(D3)が学生ポスター賞を受賞しました。 おめでとうございます!

[受賞] 唐澤昌之君(M2)が第70回日本生物工学会大会にて大会トピックスに選出

2018年9月5日~7日、関西大学にて行われた第70回日本生物工学会大会において、生物無機化学研究室の唐澤昌之君(M2)が大会トピックスに選出されました。 おめでとうございます!

[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。)

[News] Prof. Saito’s Research was selected to the Top 100 Science Spinoffs


Prof. Saito’s Research on NOVEL METHOD OF DECOMPOSING PLASTIC WASTE achieved by his catalytic hydrogenation of amides was selected to the Top 100 Science Spinoffs by Spinoff.com (NPO at UK). The research has entered 2 % out of 5,000 global science spinoffs according to the following criteria: uniqueness of the technology/product, high commercial potential and positive impact to the humanity’s well-being. Top 100 Science Spinoffs Catalogue will be sent only to investor-oriented audience such as CTO and CEO of the companies from Fortune 500 List.

The PDF Report : https://app.box.com/shared/static/ceeto8oyyxhc2oj3e7w9yyfglfw4rzb1.pdf [p217–220 on Saito’s research]

Simulateneously, spinoff.com started crowd funding on this research topic: https://spinoff.com/plasticdecomp


Links

Multifaceted catalytic hydrogenation of amides via diverse activation of a sterically confined bipyridine–ruthenium framework:
http://www3.chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp/wordpress/?p=11084&lang=en

About spinoff.com:

https://spinoff.com/about


 

[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.

[受賞] 大村慧太君(M2)がThe 14th International Symposium on Cytochrome P450 Biodiversity and Biotechnologyにて優秀ポスター賞を受賞

 

2018年7月15日~19日、イギリス、ヨーク大学にて行われたThe 14th International Symposium on Cytochrome P450 Biodiversity and Biotechnologyにおいて、生物無機化学研究室の大村慧太君(M2)が優秀ポスター賞を受賞しました。 おめでとうございます!

[受賞] 松本彩香さん(M1)と米村開君(M1)が第28回金属の関与する生体関連反応シンポジウムにてポスター賞を受賞

 

2018年6月29日~30日、東北大学にて行われた第28回金属の関与する生体関連反応シンポジウムにおいて、生物無機化学研究室の松本彩香さん(M1)と米村開君(M1)がポスター賞を受賞しました。 おめでとうございます!

[受賞] 児玉侑朔君(M1)が第45回生体分子科学討論会にてポスター講演賞を受賞

2018年6月22日~23日、大阪市立大学にて行われた第45回生体分子科学討論会において、生物無機化学研究室の児玉侑朔君(M1)がポスター講演賞を受賞しました。 おめでとうございます!

[記者会見・新聞掲載] 渡辺教授、荘司准教授、唐澤昌之君(M2)が記者会見し、その内容が中日新聞に掲載されました。

 

2018年6月4日、名古屋大学広報プラザにて生物無機化学研究室の渡辺教授、荘司准教授、唐澤昌之君(M2)が「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」に関する研究成果を記者会見で発表し、翌6月5日の中日新聞朝刊の一面に掲載されました。おめでとうございます!