The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), an international astronomy facility, is a partnership of Europe, North America and East Asia in cooperation with the Republic of Chile.
Applications are invited for the position of Associate Professor at ALMA-J Project Office. We are seeking applicants with an outstanding experience in the radio telescope system and radio astronomy, in particular, millimeter/submillimeter astronomy. The successful applicant is expected
(i) to promote cutting edge research programs with ALMA for East Asian communities,
(ii) to organize multiwavelength collaboration and/or multidisciplinary collaboration with ALMA for East-Asian communities
(iii) to host conferences and workshops to stimulate collaboration for ALMA
(iv) to contribute to the graduate-level education in Physics and/or Astronomy (in case of employment in Mitaka)
Job location: Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan, or Santiago, Chile
Starting date: As soon as possible.
Qualification: PhD degree or equivalent experience is required. Experience as a tenure or tenure-track faculty position will be preferable. Fluency in Japanese will be preferable.
Application form (in English) must include
(1) a curriculum vitae,
(2) a summary of research activities in the past,
(3) lists of publications (Separate refereed and non-refereed papers, monographs, etc. Indicate five major publications.),
(4) an outline of research plans (including a plan for tasks),
(5) and names of three persons (with the e-mail address) to whom letters of reference may be requested.
Application form should be sent not by e-mail but by ordinary registered mail.