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Open full-time tenured Associate Professor position
at Department of Cognitive and Psychological Sciences,
Graduate School of Informatics, Nagoya University

Announcement of Position Opening

The Department of Cognitive and Psychological Sciences, the Graduate School of Informatics (GSI) at Nagoya University, Japan, is pleased to invite applicants with strong background in experimental psychology for a full-time tenured Associate Professor position.
  1. Position title: Associate Professor
  2. Number of position: One
  3. Teaching obligations:
    Graduate courses: Experimental Psychology, Seminar in Psychology, and other related classes. Undergraduate courses: Upper division classes including Experimental Psychology, Seminar in Psychology, as well as lower division classes including Introductory Psychology.
  4. Qualifications:
    Applicants must have:
    (1) a Ph.D. in psychology or in related fields;
    (2) capacities to teach classes indicated above at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and to supervise students toward their theses at Doctorate (Ph.D.), Master’s (M.A.) and undergraduate (B.A.) levels;
    (3) capacities to conduct research on perception, cognition, and behavior of humans and/or animals with methods in experimental psychology; Basic knowledge about cognitive neuroscience or statistical/cognitive modeling is desirable.
    (4) capacities to conduct collaborative research with other members of the Department of Cognitive and Psychological Sciences;
    (5) capacities toward achieving the missions of Nagoya University, such as establishing international research networks;
    (6) basic ability of communication in Japanese.
    Salary and Benefits will be determined in accordance with the Nagoya University Employee Work Rules: http://nutriad.provost.nagoya-u.ac.jp/docs/detail/?ca=0&co=1&ti=01&ft=1&re=01&ky=%E5%B0%B1%E6%A5%AD%E8%A6%8F%E5%89%87&page=10
  5. Documents to be submitted for application:
    (1) Curriculum vitae including records of education and employment, and lists of publications (books, book chapters, peer-reviewed articles, conference proceedings, academic presentations, and so forth), grants and awards, and community service.
    (2) Reprints of three representative publications.
    (3) Statements addressing future plans for research and teaching in approximately 1,200 words.
    (4) The names, affiliations, and contact information of two persons for reference.
    (5) An electronic medium (e.g., CD or USB stick memory) including the information (1) – (4) listed above.
  6. The application materials should be addressed as a registered mail to:
    Professor Hideki Ohira
    Graduate School of Informatics, Nagoya University
    B4-1 (780) Furo-cho, Chiksa-ku
    Nagoya, 464-8601 Japan
    Email: ohhira.hideki[at]a.mbox.nagoya-u.ac.jp (Please replace [at] with @)
  7. Application deadline: January 31, 2020
  8. Expected starting date: April 1, 2020

(1) Nagoya University does not cover transportation costs for interviews.
(2) The application materials will not be returned to the applicants.
(3) Nagoya University proactively hires woman staff when the performance evaluation of a female applicant is found equivalent to that of male applicants.